Immigration Enforcement

Immigration Enforcement Changing On ‘Spectrum of Criminality'

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Meet the Press

Millions Diverted from Federal Programs toward Detention of Migrant Children

Share<p>Tweet<p>Email<p>Share<p>Beds at the migrant tent camp facility in Tornillo, Texas. Photo credit: Department of Health and Human Services. Courtesy of …

Trump Administration

ICE program to recruit local police overextended under Trump: Audit

The Trump administration has overextended a program designed to recruit local police departments to assist in immigration enforcement, shirking the …

Donald Trump

Statistic Of The Day: Families Flee Counties Where Police Cooperate With ICE

As David Leonhardt makes clear in his NY Times column that’s headlined Another Case of Vanishing Latino Children, nothing good comes out of this …

Immigration Enforcement

WATCH LIVE: Ted Cruz, Beto O’Rourke face off in Texas Senate debate

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz will face Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O’Rourke on Friday in Dallas, the first debate of the Texas Senate race.<p><b>The debate</b> …

Ted Cruz

Finding homes for immigrant kids is hard. Trump’s making it harder — by arresting their relatives.

The federal government has a record 12,800 immigrant kids in custody — but ICE has started arresting parents who step up to take them.<p>The federal government is officially using children who arrive in the US unaccompanied as a means to identify — and sometimes arrest — their unauthorized-immigrant …

Trump Administration

Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has denied a bid to block federal agents from arresting immigrants targeted for deportation at state …

Civil Rights

Another Case of Vanishing Latino Children

<i>This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can</i> <i>sign up here</i> <i>to receive the newsletter each weekday.</i><p>About a decade ago, thousands of Latino children began quietly dropping out of public schools in 55 counties across the country. One year, the students would be enrolled; the next year, …

Opinion

Charity may have shared rough sleepers' data without consent, watchdog finds

The information commissioner has found that it is likely that a leading homelessness charity passed key information about migrant rough sleepers to Home Office enforcement teams and may well have done so without their consent.<p>Some of these vulnerable rough sleepers were subsequently rounded up …

Personal Information

'Evil': Worst Fears Realized as ICE Arrests Dozens of Family or Guardians Attempting to Retrieve Children From Detention

Confirming the fears of many immigrant families who have declined to step forward and claim children who are being held in detention facilities, a …

Liberal View

The GOP should hold the Kavanaugh hearing, even if his accuser doesn’t show

The hearing to evaluate sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh should happen, even if his accuser doesn’t …

Conservative View

Why are immigration agents in areas hit by Hurricane Florence? FEMA sent them.

When natural disasters strike, it’s not unusual for U.S. immigration and border agents to assist with recovery efforts. Authorities from U.S. Customs …

Homeland Security

Why Was it So Easy For Republicans to Crowd Oregon’s November Ballot With Measures?

Notice a theme among the measures on the statewide ballot? Four of the five address conservatives' pet causes: abortion restrictions, immigration …

Oregon

Edgbaston man Saman Sdiq arrested in connection with alleged people smuggling across English Channel

A Birmingham man has been arrested in connection with an alleged people smuggling network shipping migrants across the English Channel in …

National Crime Agency

Philly and Newark, N.J., rank among best places for immigrants to live

How easy is it for immigrants to get a job, rent an apartment, or start a business? In a new list ranking U.S. cities by the New American Economy, a …

U.S. Economy

Johnson, Walz debate how to fix state's shortage of workers

DFL, GOP candidates for governor agree on need to address workforce shortage, highlight differences at forum.

Chamber of Commerce

Seeking asylum : Radio Times : Courts & Law : WHYY

You may also like<p>The U.S. government sued the state in March as part of a broader effort to crack down on sanctuary jurisdictions.<p>2 months …

Buffalo

Does My Vote Affect Immigration Laws? In 2018, A Lot Is At Stake

You don't even have to follow the news closely these days to know just how unhappy people are with immigration policy. People on the left aren’t …

Immigration

Richard Ojeda Can’t Be Trusted With West Virginia’s Future

Opinion<p>Posted: Sep 18, 2018 9:35 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Democratic …

Donald Trump

Our Opinion: Don't repeal 'sanctuary' law that works

View Comments<p>Oregon's law has worked well for three decades. In the current political climate, it has gotten swept up into a debate about how local …

Portland, OR

Another judge slaps down Jeff Sessions for trying to punish 'sanctuary' cities like L.A.

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions must be getting tired of so much winning in his campaign to punish cities and states with the temerity to challenge his attempted crackdown on immigration.<p>In the latest episode, U.S. Judge Manuel L. Real of Los Angeles enjoined him from withholding more than $1 million in …

Los Angeles

E-verify would fill 'gaping hole,' says FAIR

An immigration enforcement advocacy organization is appalled at the revelation that nearly 40 million Social Security numbers were stolen by illegal …

Immigration Reform

Illegal Immigrant Mother In North Carolina Fears ICE Will Separate Her From Her Child If She Evacuates, ICE Says Otherwise

1:04 PM 09/14/2018<p>An illegal immigrant mother in North Carolina said she feared U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) would separate her …

North Carolina

Heartbreaking video shows immigrant mother in tears over fears that ICE will arrest her, separate her children and then deport the family if they seek shelter during Hurricane Florence

Footage has captured the agony of a young mother trying to decide how best to protect her children just before Hurricane Florence made landfall on …

Hurricane Harvey

The US usually tells immigrants they are safe from arrest before a hurricane hits. Not this time

The top immigration-enforcement agencies in the US, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), have a longstanding practice of suspending the enforcement of immigration laws during natural disasters. The agencies’ combined 80,000 employees are often drafted …

North Carolina

In L.A. case, judge rules Trump administration can’t tie anti-gang grants to immigration enforcement

A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Friday barring the Trump administration from imposing requirements that local jurisdictions cooperate with immigration agents to receive anti-gang funds.<p>U.S. District Judge Manuel Real issued the injunction against the Department of Justice in …

Los Angeles

ICE: No immigration enforcement in areas of hurricane shelters or evacuations

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents will not carry out enforcement initiatives in regions affected by Hurricane Florence, the agency …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Immigrant detention in the US: 4 essential reads

More children are being held in immigrant detention centers in the U.S. than ever previously recorded, according to The New York Times.<p>The number of …

Trump Administration

After Decades as Progressive Champion, Willie Nelson Somehow Angers Right-Wing Texans by Going "All In" for Beto O'Rourke

Country music icon Willie Nelson's decades of progressive political activism appeared to have gone unnoticed by many conservative fans this week, …

Willie Nelson

Kobach aims to drive out migrants living in Kansas illegally

Republican Kris Kobach says Kansas is spending $377 million a year on benefits for immigrants living in the state illegally, and he promises to put a …

Immigration Reform