Articles Tagged '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
Omar sounds off after Minnesota county bans refugee resettlement — aided by Trump executive order
After an executive order by President Trump made it possible, a northern Minnesota county on Tuesday night opted to ban the resettlement of refugees within… 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
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
Mexico pushes back after top U.S. court favours Trump on shunning migrants
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The Mexican government protested and Central American migrants feared deportation back to their violent homelands on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme… 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
Flood of illegal migrants to the border outpaces last two years with 1.1M expected in fiscal year 2019
Federal law enforcement based on the U.S.-Mexico border are expected to encounter 1.1 million people trying to cross illegally by the end of the fiscal… READ MORE