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 Mexican citizen living in Texas was sentenced to eight years in prison last week and fined $5,000 for illegally voting in multiple elections.
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.”
The Trump administration will not immediately appeal the ruling of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals which struck down his travel ban to seven Middle Eastern countries.
After President Donald Trump signed an executive order imposing a 90-day travel ban on the citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries, a federal judge blocked it, arguing there have been no terrorist-related arrests in the United States since September 11, 2001 of individuals from the countries targeted. The judge’s claim was incorrect.
William Kelly, owner of Citizen Kelly’s Irish Ale, is pushing American beer drinkers to boycott Anheuser-Busch. The businessman’s protest is a response to the Super Bowl advertisement run by Busch, according to the Washington Times.