immigration

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April 25, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House blocked adviser Stephen Miller from testifying before congressional committees on immigration and a staff shakeup at the Department of Homeland Security, prompting lawmakers on Thursday to demand internal communications on the topic...
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April 25, 2019 - 4:51 pm
By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts judge was indicted Thursday on charges that she helped a man who was living in the U.S. illegally evade an immigration agent by sneaking out the back door of a courthouse. District Court Judge Shelley M. Richmond Joseph and...
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April 24, 2019 - 2:07 pm
By MARK STEVENSON and SONIA PEREZ D. Associated Press IXTEPEC, Mexico (AP) — The train known as "The Beast" is once again rumbling through the night loaded with people headed toward the U.S. border after a raid on a migrant caravan threatened to end the practice of massive highway marches through...
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, the Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington. Vast changes in America and technology have dramatically altered how the census is conducted. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
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April 23, 2019 - 11:52 am
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative Supreme Court justices were mostly silent Tuesday as a Trump administration lawyer defended the government's plan to ask about citizenship on the 2020 census, an indication the court's majority may be inclined to side with the...
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April 23, 2019 - 9:26 am
By SONIA PÉREZ D. Associated Press PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. are finding a much tougher trek than those in previous caravans, meeting unwelcoming townsfolk and a surprise raid by Mexican police and immigration agents who detained hundreds in Mexico...
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April 05, 2019 - 4:12 pm
By COLLEEN LONG and JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The notice to Congress from the White House was met with confusion: Why would President Donald Trump withdraw his nominee to lead U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement? Longtime border official Ron Vitiello appeared to be...
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April 05, 2019 - 10:44 am
By ZEKE MILLER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump headed to California on Friday in a renewed push to make border security a central campaign issue for his 2020 re-election. Trump, talking to reporters as he left the White House to head out west, denied...
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April 02, 2019 - 12:05 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — As he threatens to shut down the southern border, President Donald Trump is considering bringing on a "border" or "immigration czar" to coordinate immigration policy across various federal agencies, according to four people familiar...
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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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March 06, 2019 - 1:14 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen insisted Wednesday the crisis at the southern border is not manufactured, as she faced questions from Democrats for the first time since they took control of the House. "We face a crisis — a real,...
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