Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Several dozen young immigrants shouted down Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the U.S. House, on Monday during an event in San Francisco, following her recent conversations with President Donald Trump over the future of a program that grants many of them legal status.<p>"We are …

News (U.S.)

With all eyes on DACA, the Trump administration is quietly killing overtime protections

The Trump administration formally announced that they won’t try to save Obama’s overtime rule<p>0 Comments<p>On September 5, the administration of Donald Trump formally announced that they won’t try to save Obama’s overtime rule, effectively killing a potential raise for millions of Americans. This …

Liberal View

'Stop It': Pelosi Shouts at DACA Supporters Who Interrupted Her Press Conference Insider

<b>Gillian Turner Slams 'Irresponsible and Dangerous' Conduct by Trump Lawyers</b><p><b>Trump Lawyers Overheard by Reporter Discussing Russia Probe at Lunch</b><p>DACA-supporting protesters appeared to commandeer a press conference being held by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), who tried multiple times …

Politics

Senate Candidate Roy Moore Uses Racist Terms, Decries 'Sodomy' at Campaign Rally

U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has made yet another incendiary comment, using the racially offensive terms “reds and yellows” in a campaign speech …

U.S. Supreme Court

Trump's Legal Nemesis Gets His Day in Court in Bid to Save DACA

Los Angeles attorney Ted Boutrous has been itching for a courtroom battle with President Donald Trump. Now, he’s got it.<p>Boutrous is taking on the …

Business

Watch: Huckabee Just Revealed The GOP's 1 Fear About Trump Draining The Swamp...

Advertisement - story continues below<p>The biggest wall problem for President Donald Trump is not the one with Mexico, but the one being erected by …

Conservative View

Politics Podcast: Should Democrats Move Left?

About a dozen high-profile Democrats came out last week in favor of Sen. Bernie Sanders’s single payer health care bill. At about the same time, …

Politics

Donald Trump, the Teenage Monarch

Just as many Never Trumpers warned would happen, Donald Trump is starting to sound like a Democrat. After spending the better part of a year …

Donald Trump

Dem Rep. Who Called Gen. Kelly a 'Disgrace to the Uniform' Still Won't Apologize

As IJR has previously reported, Congressman Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) called General John Kelly (Ret.) — and Gold Star father — a “disgrace to the …

Donald Trump

Thousands Of Dreamers Will Get Help Paying A Fee That Helps Them Avoid Losing Protections

Efforts by donors, advocates and politicians, including the governor of Rhode Island, will cover the cost of DACA renewal in a quickly closing window.<p>WASHINGTON ― Politicians, private donors and organizations have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to help young undocumented immigrants who are …

Immigration

Donald Trump’s New York childhood home is being used by refugees to tell their stories

The Tudor-style home was built in 1940 by Trump's father, Fred Trump.

Donald Trump

Trump's DACA Moves Aren't Shaking His Most Loyal Supporters

Support the news<p>Many conservatives pundits and lawmakers were incensed that President Donald Trump appeared to make a deal with Democrats to enshrine …

Elections

Six Dreamers sue Trump administration over DACA decision

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - San Diego attorney Dulce Garcia has regularly defended clients in immigration court. Now, she is the one seeking legal relief.<p>Brought to the United States illegally by her parents as a child, Garcia is one of six immigrants who sued the Trump administration on Monday over …

Immigration

What DACA's End Could Mean for Colleges

The potential cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program raises questions about the future of undocumented students in higher education.<p>Colleges have recently been inserting themselves into the conversation on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the Obama-era program …

Higher Education

Colin Kaepernick Donates $25K To Help Immigrants Affected By Trump’s DACA Repeal+ Ezekiel Elliott Cleared A SECOND Time To Play During Investigation

<b>Colin Kaepernick</b> is still fighting for the people and he’s donating money to help young immigrants. Get those deets, plus the latest on Ezekiel …

Immigration

Black immigrants in the U.S. face big challenges. Will African Americans rally to their side?

President Trump’s announcement that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, pending further action from Congress, has once again pushed immigration into the political debate. That debate —whether it is about undocumented immigrants or about the 800,000 “dreamers” who …

Politics

Facing the Threat of Deportation, a Dreamer Speaks Out About DACA

Nineteen-year-old Cinthia Cantu is one of nearly 800,000 children of immigrants whose fate hangs in the balance. Brought to this country by their …

UNICEF

Emmys: Here's Why Everyone Is Wearing Blue Ribbons

Kathryn Hahn, Riz Ahmed and Judith Light were among the attendees wearing the ribbons<p>Kathryn Hahn, Riz Ahmed and Padma Lakshmi were among the stars …

Entertainment

Some Hollywood elites wore a blue ribbon to the Emmys — here’s why

What was the occasion?<p>Actors gathered for the 69th annual Emmy Awards Sunday, celebrating the best in primetime television programming throughout the last year.<p>Why the blue ribbon?<p>Some actors and actresses were sporting a bright blue ribbon to represent their support for the American Civil …

Conservative View

Hurricanes ravaged their hometowns. Mass deportation rumors have them scared. So Colorado colleges are lending a hand.

After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left their hometowns devastated, and rumors of mass deportations led them to question their futures, hundreds of …

Weather

Golberg: Immigration hawks licking their wounds after Trump's about-face

"At this point, who DOESN'T want Trump impeached?" — Ann Coulter tweet, 7:05 a.m., Sept. 14, 2017.<p>"If reports true 100%. I blame R's. They caused …

Ann Coulter

The bipartisan president

“He likes us. He likes me, anyway.”<p>Thus Chuck Schumer, speaking about his new best friend, Donald Trump. Schumer does indeed have some natural …

Niall Ferguson

Lawmakers Sing a Bipartisan Tune as a Bitter Fall Looms

Trump’s recent deal-making elicits confusion and hope<p>Bipartisanship is the song of September.<p>But as President Donald Trump amps up his outreach to …

Politics

California boosts anti-Trump resistance by becoming 'sanctuary' state

California declared itself a “sanctuary" state over the weekend, showing the world that resistance to the Trump administration continues to gain traction throughout the United States.<p>US President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accord and his crackdown on illegal immigration have …

News (U.S.)

Where Do Trump's Comments On DACA Leave Congressional Republicans?

David Greene talks to Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina, chairman of the Republican Study Group, the House's largest conservative caucus, about President Trump's possible deals with Democrats.

Politics

Led by a Republican member, 51 Minnesota lawmakers plead for ‘Dreamers’

Led by Republican state Rep. Rod Hamilton, a bipartisan cohort of Minnesota lawmakers pleaded with President Donald Trump to let illegal immigrants, …

Donald Trump

Trump Had Big Advantage on Immigration and He’s Blowing It

The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> welcomes President Trump’s emerging deal with congressional Democrats, granting legal status and perhaps citizenship to the …

Conservative View

White, black and Asian Dreamers want America to know DACA isn't just about Mexico

Gosia Labno remembers the night police suddenly turned up as she hung out with friends at a high school party. Panic immediately washed over …

Immigration

Trump’s Deadline On ‘Dreamers’ Reverberates Through Health Industries

Karla Ornelas said she has “always had the idea of being a doctor, I’ve never seen myself doing anything else.” The third-year pre-medical student at …

Health Care

Would my immigrant grandparents (and yours) make it into the US today?

To critics of illegal immigration, let me say this: I get it. Your ancestors followed the law, waited their turn, and came to the United States …

Immigration