The border is in a crisis, a panel of experts organized by the Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday, and Congress must act to stop it.
Former congressman and presidential candidate Robert Francis O’Rourke extolled the “record security and safety” at the U.S.-Mexico border during an interview with former Obama adviser David Axelrod on Sunday, despite the fact that thousands of individuals are arriving at the border every day.
President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that his administration was giving “strong considerations” to release detained illegal immigrants into sanctuary cities, saying such a maneuver would make liberals who support open borders “very happy.”
An unverified Twitter user going by the name Mark Elliot has deleted a tweet that caught fire on liberal Twitter, purporting to show that Donald Trump called asylees “animals.” As he admitted after leaving up the viral tweet for three days, the clip was from a year ago and cut off context that made it …
U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement announced Wednesday that it had arrested some 280 individuals in an immigration enforcement sting in northern Texas, the largest such raid in at least a decade.
Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro unveiled a far-reaching immigration plan on Tuesday that would make it easier for illegal immigrants to enter and remain in the United States.
Castro, who served as secretary of housing and urban development in the Obama administration, is the first 2020 Democrat to present a detailed immigration plan. The plan comes as Castro struggles to gain traction in a crowded Democratic field, despite being the only Latino running. He outlined his vision in a post on Medium.
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen responded Monday to the surging immigration crisis at the southwestern border, ordering a stepped-up deployment of hundreds of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers.