The Trump Administration’s war on so-called “Sanctuary Cities” suffers yet another defeat in Court.
A Federal Judge in Texas has declined to grant a request to bring the DACA program to an end, but its days appear to be numbered unless Congress acts.
Passports being denied to citizens whose birth records are being questioned.
A new government report indicates that President Trump’s border wall will cost billions more than initially projected. And Mexico still isn’t going to pay for it.
Laura Ingraham has responded to the deluge of criticism to her foolish and disturbing commentary. This response is also disturbing. Her attempt to walk back the racist tone of her monologue falls flat. Her statement trying to make her views more clear reveal more of her limited thinking on this matter and in general.
There has been a deluge of responses to Laura Ingraham’s recent diatribe about culture and immigration, but I want to look at her rhetoric from a different perspective. The perspective I want to look at is statements by Ingraham about cultures changing over time and the implications in regards to policies about these changes.
The legal fight over DACA could end up posing problems for Republicans in November.
Another Federal Judge has dealt a legal blow to President Trump’s effort to shut down the DACA program.
A Federal Appeals Court has found that a Trump Administration policy purporting to punish so-called sanctuary cities is unconstitutional.
A powerful political network is distancing itself from the Trump-dominated Republican Party.
President Trump is suggesting he may force a government shutdown over his immigration policies just a month before the midterm elections.
More evidence that the politics of the moment aren’t just about illegal immigration.
A new poll lends credence to the suggestion that Democrats should be careful about rallying behind the call to “Abolish ICE.”
A Federal Judge has rejected a Trump Administration effort to change a 20-year-old legal settlement that bars long-term detention of immigrant families.
A new poll finds that most Americans oppose key elements of the immigration policies that the President and Republicans in Congress support.
A Federal Judge in California has largely rejected a Trump Administration challenge to a series of new laws in California designed to protect so-called “sanctuary cities.”
Democrats are rallying around the “Abolish ICE” slogan in response to the Trump Administration’s immigration policies, but it could end up backfiring on them.
America promised immigrants who volunteered to serve in our military a fast track to citizenship. Now, we’re throwing them out.
Today is a great day to reflect on the Enlightenment ideals that fueled a Declaration.
The calls to “Abolish ICE” are spreading to potential candidates for the 2020 Democratic Presidential nomination.
Trump uses an array of ugly language about immigrants. He pretends like he is just talking about MS13 but that is not the case.
The House of Representatives has left town after once again failing to pass an immigration reform bill,, thus likely ensuring that nothing will be passed before the midterms.
Donald Trump continues to demonstrate that he has nothing but utter contempt for the Rule of Law. At some point, he will either be called to account for this or our nation’s institutions will suffer as a result.
Some activists on the left are calling for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to be abolished. While that may be a great sound bite, it doesn’t really accomplish anything.
The 100-mile Constitution-free zone strikes again.
The crying Honduran girl who has become a symbol of a brutal policy actually is not one of its victims.
Either the President of the United States is a knowing liar or he is very easily duped. Neither is a comforting thought.
The odds of an immigration bill passing the House were already low. This morning, President Trump pretty much guaranteed failure.
Notwithstanding the rhetoric of the President and his supporters, most Americans believe that immigration is a good thing for the United States.
Melania Trump visited a detention center in Texas where children are being held by the Federal Government, but it was her choice of apparel that seemed to garner the most attention.
President Trump has reversed the family separation policy and replaced it with a family detention policy. This is likely to lead to Court challenges.
House Republicans are supposed to vote on one or more immigration bills this week, but can’t even agree what their policy should be.
Trump’s former Campaign Manager mocked a ten-year-old girl with Down’s Syndrome who was taken away from her parents.
Donald Trump wants Republicans to make his immigration policies the centerpiece of the midterm campaign. What could possibly go wrong?
New polling shows that the Trump Administration’s family separation policy is widely unpopular, with only Republicans supporting it. That last fact, though, is why Trump is unlikely to change the policy.
Trump supporters seeking to justify the Trump Administration’s family separation policy are drawing a false, and baseless, equivalence between immigrant families and people who have been convicted of crimes.
Children are not political bargaining chips, but that’s exactly what this President plans to turn them into.
The Trump administration’s approach to immigrant children is a serious test of our national morality.
President Trump and his supporters are blaming the policy of separating parents and children at the border on Democrats. This is, simply put, a lie.
A Trump Administration policy announced in April has resulted in roughly 2,000 children being taken from their parents at the border.
House Republicans put forward a plan to protect DACA beneficiaries, but President Trump appears to have doomed it already.
Two months ago, the President called on states to send National Guard troops to the border. As expected, they’re not guarding the border.
The Federal Government is signing on to an effort by Texas and several other states to have the DACA program declared unlawful.
Another Federal Judge has held that the Trump Administration’s efforts to punish so-called ‘sanctuary cities’ violates both Federal law and the Constitution.