Sally Kohn explains Sharia law for the benefit of Trump and his supporters. It’s clear that Donald Trump has no idea what Sharia is. Earlier this month, Trump proposed what he described as “extreme vetting” to ban immigrants who “believed Sharia law should supplant American law.” But while this irrational fear-mongering might play well to [...]
"… there's nothing Trump can do that won't be forgiven. Except change his immigration policies." — @AnnCoulter in her new book. — Joe Weisenthal (@TheStalwart) August 24, 2016 Trump tells Hannity he's open to "softening" laws dealing with undocumented immigrants already in the country. https://t.co/3jNCEIwLJu — McKay Coppins (@mckaycoppins) August 23, 2016 Trump, in excerpt […]
Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he is open to "softening" laws dealing with immigrants in the country illegally, the latest sign that the Republican presidential nominee is considering easing the hardline stance he has taken since the beginning of his campaign. … Click to Continue »
“His answer then was there could be some softening, which I didn’t quite hear as he’d be willing to change the law,” said GOP semiotician Steve King.
During a town hall hosted by Fox News's Sean Hannity, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump used softer language on immigration, saying there could be a "softening." Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this sto...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said during a Tuesday night interview with Fox's Sean Hannity that he would consider "softening" immigration laws if he became president.
After months of demanding that all illegal immigrants leave the United States, Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he might be open to "softening" the laws to benefit some of the 11 million immigrants currently living illegally in the country. Trump's comment came during a town hall with Fox News' Sean Hannity in Texas that aired on Tuesday night. […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he is open to "softening" laws dealing with immigrants in the country illegally, the latest sign that the Republican presidential nominee is considering easing the hardline stance...Show More Summary
Steven Hill, the veteran TV actor best known for playing District Attorney Adam Schiff on Law & Order, has died, The New York Times reports. He was 94. Hill was born Solomon Krakovsky in 1922 to Russian immigrant parents. The Seattle native graduated from the University Of Washington, and served four years in the U.S. Show More Summary
Whatever specific policies are being fought over now, immigration experts say the problem took root at least 30 years ago, when President Ronald Reagan signed a 1986 immigration law that has become known as the "Reagan Amnesty" and allowed roughly 3 million people in the country illegally to gain legal status. Show More Summary
Here’s Jim Geraghty: Meet Donald Trump’s new immigration stance, which is to... praise how tough President Obama has been on deportations. Huh? What? “We’re going to obey the existing laws. Now, the existing laws are very strong. The existing laws, the first thing we’re gonna do, if and when I win, is […]
PIVOT: Trump’s immigration plan: Deport ‘bad ones,’ treat ‘the rest’ like Obama does. Donald Trump on Monday detailed how he would deal with the millions of immigrants illegally living in the United States: Enforce laws that are already on the books and continue to do what President Obama is doing, although “perhaps with a lot […]
Twenty years ago today, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reauthorization Act, promising famously to “end welfare as we know it.” The goal was to ease poor people away from depending on government and encourage them to work instead. The main achievement of “welfare reform,” as it was better […]
In a post last week, I described how every administration since 1990 has misinterpreted immigration law, admitting far fewer legal immigrants than Congress authorized. Legal immigrants qualify for a visa either by having U.S. sponsors—employers or family members—or by winning a visa in the diversity visa lottery. Show More Summary
Long before Duncan L. Hunter served 14 terms in Congress, he ran a law practice serving underprivileged families in the Barrio Logan neighborhood of San Diego. Now a case he worked on decades ago has prompted a lawsuit in San Diego Superior Court against the the former House Armed Services Committee...
Writers across the political spectrum claim that immigrants are naturalizing at a higher rate to vote against Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. No doubt some lawful permanent residents (LPR) are naturalizing in orderShow More Summary
Fox News host Greg Gutfeld on Monday explained that Donald Trump had won over the conservative base by repeating what he watched on Fox News. “I think immigration and terror and race and law and order has been the staple of Fox News for 10 years,” Gutfeld told the hosts of Outnumbered....
Donald Trump's plan to prevent terrorist attacks on American soil will include a screening test meant to allow entrance only to immigrants who express allegiance to U.S. laws and... To view the full story, click the title link.
It’s time to update our image of Trump voters. We thought that Trump voters were less affluent, lived in areas that were losing jobs in manufacturing and in areas impacted by immigrants. All of that turns out to be wrong, according to a massive new study from Gallup based on surveys of over eighty thousand […]
CHICAGO (AP) — Two Illinois Republicans considered among the nation's most vulnerable congressional incumbents are breaking from their party and its outspoken presidential nominee, Donald Trump, to push laws that would include a path...Show More Summary