Articles Tagged 'Illegal Immigration'
Ilhan Omar Says ‘We Must Stop Detaining’ Illegal Immigrants
Democratic Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar on Thursday called for the U.S. government to cease detaining illegal immigrants.
Omar tweeted an ABC News story about a… READ MORE
Abbott silent as refugee resettlement deadline approaches
Gov. Greg Abbott has remained silent amid a looming federal deadline that requires states to opt into the refugee resettlement program.
Under a new executive… READ MORE
African Migrant Apprehensions at Texas Border on Rise
Del Rio Sector Border Patrol officials report a recent increase in the number of migrants from Africa being apprehended after illegally crossing from Mexico.
“During… READ MORE
DACA lands before Supreme Court: Showdown over Trump bid to end ‘Dreamer’ program
The long-running battle over the Trump administration’s bid to end the Obama-era program for young undocumented immigrants known as “Dreamers” will land before the Supreme… READ MORE
Minnesota Town Hikes Taxes to Deal with Mass Immigration Overwhelming Local Schools
Taxpayers in the small town of Worthington, Minnesota hiked taxes to fund an expansion of their school district, since mass immigration has overwhelmed teachers, resources,… READ MORE
New York sues to stop ICE arrests at courthouses
New York’s attorney general filed a lawsuit Wednesday arguing it is unconstitutional for ICE deportation officers to try to arrest illegal immigrants at state courthouses,… READ MORE
NY judge fines landlord $17,000 for threatening to call ICE on tenant
A New York judge fined a landlord $17,000 for threatening to call Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers on a tenant who was in the country… READ MORE
Lindsey Graham: Dems ‘Can’t Have It Both Ways’ on Immigration Reform
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., says Democrats can’t “have it both ways” on immigration reform in response to opposition to President Donald Trump’s plan to work… READ MORE
President Trump decision to end DACA was lawful, Justice Department says
The Justice Department submitted a legal brief to the Supreme Court Monday that stated President Trump acted lawfully when he decided to end the Obama-era… READ MORE
U.S. immigration officials raided several Mississippi food processing plants on Wednesday
MORTON, Miss. (AP) — U.S. immigration officials raided seven Mississippi chicken processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in the largest workplace sting in… READ MORE