Fred Wilson, Joanne Wilson, Amy, and I are doing our second Monthly Match. This one is in support of the National Immigration Law Center. We will be matching $20,000 of contributions that our respective communities make to NILC. We’ve made it easy to contribute – simply go to this page on Crowdrise. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump has ordered his administration to enforce the nation’s immigration laws more aggressively.
A federal appeals court says Texas landlords and humanitarian workers shouldn't fear prosecution under a sweeping state border security law that targeted people "harboring" immigrants who are illegally in the … Click to Continue »
Kelly pledged Thursday that America won't enlist its military to enforce immigration laws and that there will be "no mass deportations." Continue reading ? The post Kelly: No use of US military to enforce immigration appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
(John Hinderaker) John Kelly, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, has issued two memoranda, directed to the relevant federal agencies, that implement the executive orders on immigration that President Trump signed in the first days of his administration. Show More Summary
Submitted by Michael Snyder via The End of The American Dream blog, The Chicago public school system has decided to openly defy the president of the United States. More than 392,000 students attend public schools in Chicago, and on Tuesday...Show More Summary
Well, it appears that the Obama years of horribly failing to enforce actual immigration laws are going to be OFFICIALLY done for…with the announcement that DHS Secretary John Kelly has
Two memos released by the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday helped spell out President Donald Trump's plans for aggressively enforcing federal immigration laws, and were quickly criticized by immigration advocates as providing...Show More Summary
Visabot, which helps individuals fill out visa applications and parse immigration law, is launching a free service to help young undocumented people who are eligible for protection under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, also known as “dreamers.” The Trump administration has pledged to preserve the DACA program that began under President Obama. […]
That probably was NOT the result that The Hill was looking for in their poll of Americans on whether they agree with or disagree with the concept of sanctuary cities. Sanctuary cities are where cities ignore federal immigration law enforcement. Here’s what The Hill said about the poll: A survey from Harvard–Harris Poll provided exclusively […]
Fears about heightened enforcement of federal immigration laws combined with confusion and anti-immigrant rhetoric might be causing thousands of California students who came to the United States without legal papers to forgo valuable college aid. Far fewer students than last year have applied for...
Problems arise with immigrants trying to stay in the country and ambiguity with some of the immigration laws.
A collection of Democratic state senators has proposed legislation prohibiting police from enforcing federal immigration laws in hospitals, schools, churches, courthouses and colleges and universities across Texas. Houston Sen. Sylvia … Click to Continue »
Immigration policy experts lashed out Tuesday at the Department of Homeland Security’s plan to implement President Trump’s executive orders on immigration. “In my many years of practicing immigration law, I have not seen a mass deportation...Show More Summary
Both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly have approved legislation banning localities from restricting the enforcement of federal immigration laws. The Senate voted along party lines Wednesday to approve the … Click to Continu...
BYRON YORK ON THE HARVARD LUNCH CLUB PODCAST: On enforcing immigration laws: “It’s one of those things Trump can do on his own. His radical agenda was to enforce the existing immigration laws; not in a draconian way, but going after people who, in addition to being in the country illegally, have committed or have […]
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released two memos Tuesday that spell out plans to toughen how the agency handles border security and enforcement of federal immigration laws. The memos detail how the federal government will implement the controversial executive orders President Donald...
President Trump released two memoranda early Tuesday, expanding the crackdown on undocumented immigrants in America.
North Carolina lawmakers are considering again whether to punish local governments if they don't comply with federal immigration law or have policies discouraging the collection of information about someone's immigration … Click to Continue »
In the general-election campaign, President Trump assured Americans that in enforcing immigration laws, what he really wanted to do was to focus on dangerous criminals. Of course, the Obama administration already had done just that, prioritizing deportation of violent criminals. Show More Summary