Articles Tagged 'Illegal Immigration'
ICE to scale back arrests and avoid healthcare facilities during coronavirus pandemic
Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the federal agency tasked with arresting, detaining, and removing illegal immigrants within the United States, will temporarily scale back its operations… READ MORE
US released 375,000 illegal immigrants who entered with family members
More than 375,000 of the 473,682 immigrants who were caught illegally crossing the southern border with a family member in fiscal 2019 were released by… READ MORE
The longest drug tunnel ever found on California’s US-Mexico border
It starts in a small industrial building in Tijuana, Mexico, according to United States officials.
From there, the extensive tunnel snakes underground beneath the U.S.-Mexico… READ MORE
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