immigrants

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 11, 2019 - 5:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is abandoning his effort to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Instead, Trump says he's ordering every federal department and agency to provide the Commerce Department with all records it requests pertaining to the number of citizens and...
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Jeff Katz
July 02, 2019 - 11:53 am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) paid a visit to the Clint migrant facility in Texas after her concentration camp comments and proceeded to rip the facility's conditions and said she herself did not feel "safe" around Border Patrol officers. Video of Ocasio-Cortez visits border facility: &#...
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June 27, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the border relief package (all times local): Noon House Speaker Nancy Pelosi choked back tears over the photo of a migrant father and daughter killed crossing the Rio Grande River as she pushed for stronger protections in a border crisis funding bill...
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June 24, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. Just 30...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:24 pm
By MARÍA VERZA Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's immigration chief presented his resignation to the president Friday as the country embarks on a crackdown on irregular migration through its territory in response to U.S. pressure. The National Immigration Institute said in a brief...
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April 15, 2019 - 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump now says that his proposal to send migrants to so-called sanctuary cities is taking effect. Trump is tweeting that, "Those Illegal Immigrants who can no longer be legally held" in custody "will be, subject to Homeland Security, given to Sanctuary Cities and...
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March 29, 2019 - 12:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he will close the nation's southern border, or large sections of it, next week if Mexico does not immediately stop illegal immigration. In a tweet Friday, Trump ramped up his repeated threat to close the border by saying he will do it next week unless...
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(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
March 22, 2019 - 6:07 pm
By SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Civil rights groups seeking to block the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico had met basic requirements to bring their case, a judge said Friday, but he appeared skeptical of one of their key arguments to show...
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January 31, 2019 - 8:53 am
by Garance Burke & Martha Mendoza Federal immigration officials are force-feeding six immigrants through plastic nasal tubes during a hunger strike that's gone on for a month inside a Texas detention facility, The Associated Press has learned. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 11...
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(AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
January 02, 2019 - 1:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the southern border is "like a sieve," and he's lamenting how U.S. authorities fired tear gas into Mexico during the first hours of the new year to repel about 150 migrants trying to breach the border fence in Tijuana. Trump spoke during a White House...
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