Massachusetts State Rep. Michelle DuBois, a Democrat, used Facebook on Tuesday to warn illegal immigrants of a rumored Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid on Wednesday, advising them to not go out on the streets or open their doors if someone unexpected knocks.
Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a press conference Tuesday afternoon outlining New York City’s plan to resist U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents during the Trump administration’s tenure.
The Washington Post’s Wonkblog reported Thursday that immigrants in the United States are increasingly going hungry because of President Donald Trump, while offering no evidence to show that is actually the case.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) took to Twitter on Thursday to taunt President Donald Trump when the second version of his travel ban was blocked and put on hold by a federal judge from Hawaii.
Both Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) visited the United States’ southern border in the beginning of 2017, but they met with two different groups of people.
Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez (Ill.) was handcuffed for a short period of time on Monday after refusing to leave a meeting with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials in Chicago.
Democratic Rep. Gwen Moore (Wis.) intends to introduce legislation on Thursday that would block President Donald Trump from using federal funds to pay for his proposed wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Khizr Khan, the Gold Star father who castigated Donald Trump’s proposed Muslim ban during a heartfelt speech at the Democratic National Convention in July, claimed on Monday that he canceled a scheduled speech in Toronto because his “travel privileges are being reviewed” by the federal government. But Khan’s claim has raised doubts as he has refused to elaborate on what happened.
The director of the Office of Management and Budget estimated Monday that President Trump’s proposed wall on the U.S.-Mexico border could cost $8 million to 25 million per mile.