House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) told community leaders in San Francisco on Thursday that immigrants who bring their determination and courage to the United States make “America more American.”
A police department in Northampton, Massachusetts is ending its “High-Five Friday” program at local elementary schools due to concerns that “undocumented children” and others may feel “uncomfortable” seeing an officer at school.
The White House on Friday denied an Associated Press report citing a draft memo that proposed the deployment of up to 100,000 National Guard troops to detain immigrants who are in the United States illegally.
Chelsea Clinton took to Twitter on Wednesday night to air her opinion on the detainment of an undocumented immigrant who has already been deported six times, calling the woman’s arrest “unconscionably terrible.”
More than 25 restaurants in the Washington, D.C. area shut down or significantly curtailed their operations Thursday in solidarity with a “Day Without Immigrants” strike.
A poll conducted for the non-profit Secure America Now has found that Hispanic voters support punishments for sanctuary cities that do not turn in undocumented immigrants and the deportation of criminal illegal immigrants.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who supports laws to limit the size of sugary drinks New Yorkers can buy and has banned tobacco use in several venues, took to Twitter on Sundayto call President Trump’s tough stance on sanctuary cities a “federal overreach.”