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October 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By COLLEEN LONG and CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A top U.S. Border Patrol official has a warning: The crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border is not over. Even though crossings have been down over the past few months and news of custody deaths and teeming facilities full of children...
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October 12, 2019 - 8:27 am
By REGINA GARCIA CANO Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) — Alyse and Elmer Sanchez were thrilled when they survived their "green card" interview, a crucial step in obtaining lawful status in the United States. She texted her family from the immigration office as relief washed over her: The officer had...
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October 12, 2019 - 8:04 am
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Kevin McAleenan, a career civil servant who became the unlikely point man for President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies, is stepping down as acting Homeland Security secretary after six months on the job. McAleenan told The Associated...
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October 10, 2019 - 1:44 pm
By KEVIN FREKING and NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Thursday criticized a judge's ruling barring his agency from relying solely on databases that have at times led to the wrongful detention of American citizens...
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Jeff Katz
October 08, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Everyone's favorite congresswoman/bartender is back with more stupidity! Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tweeted Monday that the prison system should be abolished because of its ties to Jim Crow and slavery. AOC wrote, "Mass incarceration is our American reality. It is a system whose logic...
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Jeff Katz
October 02, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A Fairfax County police officer has been suspended for allegedly detaining a driver that had been involved in a car accident and reporting them to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) after discovering the driver had an immigration violation, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports. Fairfax County...
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Jeff Katz
September 30, 2019 - 8:11 pm
Former ICE Director Tom Homan blasted Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) after she criticized the Trump administration for re-ordering funds to pay for his border wall. Homan quickly reminded the Congresswoman that ICE did the very same thing under the Obama administration. He also pointed out that the...
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Jeff Katz
September 30, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) accused former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) director Tom Homan of being racist after a heated exchange during his testimony before her committee in Congress. Jayapal made the accusations in a tweet Friday. If this is the way the ICE Director disrespects...
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Jeff Katz
September 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
During testimony in front of the House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, former ICE Director Tom Homan blasted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and her contempt for law enforcement. Reacting to comments AOC made about him and her constant calls to abolish...
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August 29, 2019 - 1:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Oversight and Reform Committee is objecting to the Trump administration's decision to block committee staffers from conducting additional visits at 11 border detention facilities after visits last week revealed serious problems. The committee chairman, Democratic Rep...
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