Category Archives: Immigration
Friday the U.S. Supreme Court could say whether it will consider President Donald Trump’s appeal of a lower court decision blocking his order to end a program that shields hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. Advertisements
Wednesday a group of senators came up with a bipartisan immigration deal that would increase border security and give legal status to the so-called Dreamers, but fall short of President Trump’s “four pillars,” and— if passed —would likely be vetoed.
Wednesday President Trump called on lawmakers to oppose a series of bipartisan efforts to address immigration and resolve the fate of the so-called “Dreamers,” demanding fealty to his hard-line approach and increasing the odds of political gridlock as the Senate debates the issue.
Two House Freedom Caucus members say they are determined to push for a tough immigration reform bill that supports President Donald Trump’s plan, rather than “liberal” Senate legislation, The Atlantic reports.
In September 2017, the Trump administration officially announced its plan to phase out DACA – which provides a level of amnesty to certain undocumented immigrants, many of whom came to the U.S. as children – with a six-month delay for recipients. However, a recent court ruling rendered that deadline all but meaningless.
Immigration is a sore subject all over the country, but especially in Californication. One main question is just how much to enforce standing law, and how selectively, is often more than a matter of political conflict, striking at the heart of our shared morality for millions on both sides.
According to the Washington Examiner, leading Democrats admit that they haven’t got the leverage to push Republicans on a bill to replace the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program following the passage of the bipartisan budget bill.
Thursday Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin faced the fury of 100 Harvard University students who were angry that Democrats caved in to Republicans’ demands to reopen the government last month without a deal on DACA.
One month after federal immigration officials raided nearly 100 7-Eleven stores nationwide, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents conducted another sweep this week in Northern California, officials said Thursday.
The acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement excoriated the political enablers of illegal immigration on Wednesday, saying he’ll “never back down” from safeguarding the border.