U.S. immigration officials have begun preparing for a major sweep in San Francisco and other Northern California cities in which federal officers would look to arrest more than 1,500 undocumented people while sending a message that immigration policy will be enforced in the sanctuary state, according to a source familiar with the operation. Show More Summary
Deporting immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children will not be a top federal law enforcement priority even if lawmakers do not pass a program to protect them, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security chief said in an interview aired on Tuesday. Kirstjen Nielsen, speaking ahead...
The Washington State Department of Licensing says it will no longer release personal information to federal immigration authorities without a court order unless required by law. The agency announced the … Click to Continue »
Kevin Jennings, Los Angeles Times: For those clamoring for a wall against immigrants, it may come as a surprise to learn that there were no federal laws concerning immigration until well into the history of the United States. When people say "my ancestors came here legally," they're probably right. Show More Summary
The French economy seems to be doing better, even if the unemployment rate remains dangerously high. How effective will the proposed law on immigration and asylum be? And what do French people really want?
Who knew that President Trump could actually induce heart attacks in illegal aliens? To be fair, it’s fear from breaking the law doing this. A new study has come out
President Trump is now insisting that he didn't call African and Caribbean nations "shithole countries" during a meeting on immigration policy, as reported. The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used. Show More Summary
The summit was inspired by a November student walkout over immigration law.
MIKE STOPA: Gridlock Better Than Bad DACA Deal. “The basic problem with trading amnesty for so-called ‘Dreamers’ (illegal aliens brought to America as children) for increased enforcement of laws against illegal immigration and greater border security is that those aims are fundamentally in contradiction.”
A bipartisan group of senators said they have reached an “agreement in principle” on a deal that would protect Dreamers while enhancing border security and making changes to immigration laws.
"The Rule of Law."
It’s almost as if these Democrats don’t believe in upholding the law. Two City Council members were among nearly a dozen people arrested Thursday morning in lower Manhattan while protesting the detention of an immigrant rights activist who’s battling deportation, … Continued
To the editor: One letter writer asked for selective enforcement of our laws. (“Note to unscrupulous bosses: Labor laws protect undocumented workers too,” Readers React, Jan. 5) While anyone who works should be paid their earned wages and employers who violate labor laws should be held accountable,...
The Macron government's proposed law on immigration and political asylum promises to speed up the processing of asylum seekers. Will it work? And why have a group of militant feminists criticised the sisters who, earlier this week, called for a distinction between harmless seducers and sexual predators?
The president chastised coverage of his televised immigration meeting and called for a review of the country's libel laws.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's would-be coalition partners have reached agreement on a law to attract skilled immigrants, German media reported on Tuesday, suggesting the parties are edging closer to a decision to open formal coalition negotiations.
Three parties are the blame for the immigration quagmire in which we now find ourselves.
Thomas Homan is the acting director of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency; in an interview on (where else) Fox News, he said that local officials in "sanctuary cities" (cities where law enforcement agencies do not pro-actively...Show More Summary
THE HILL: If California has the power to defy immigration laws, could it secede as well?
Washington state's attorney general is suing Motel 6, saying the budget hotel chain disclosed the personal information of thousands of guests to federal immigration authorities in violation of state law. Atty. Gen. Bob Ferguson said Wednesday that Motel 6's "actions are disturbing and they are...