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Trump’s Border Commissioner Slams Biden’s Immigration Policies

Trump’s Border Commissioner Slams Biden’s Immigration Policies

Samantha Renck, Reporter The Trump administration’s acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Mark Morgan spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation’s Samantha Renck about the ongoing crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border, how he thinks it’s impacting the United States’ relationship with Mexico and more. “[The Biden administration has] delivered hope to these migrants,” […]

Abbott: Texas will do what feds under Biden won’t to secure southern border

Abbott: Texas will do what feds under Biden won’t to secure southern border

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday that Texas state government will secure its southern border with Mexico if the federal government under the Biden administration will not. At a news conference with law enforcement officials in Mission, Texas, Abbott said he earlier toured the border by air […]

Biden Admin Won’t Consider Limiting Immigration For Migrants Who Will Depend On Government Benefits

Biden Admin Won’t Consider Limiting Immigration For Migrants Who Will Depend On Government Benefits

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter The Biden administration told the Supreme Court Tuesday it will not seek to expand the Trump-era decision to limit immigration for migrants who will depend on government benefits, NBC News reported. The Department of Homeland Security under the Trump administration was working to expand the definition of “public charge” to include denying […]

California to spend $28M to help arriving asylum-seekers

California to spend $28M to help arriving asylum-seekers

By ELLIOT SPAGAT – ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO —   California is freeing up as much as $28 million to help immigrants arriving from Mexico and being released in the U.S. until their court dates, a sharp contrast from other border states that have emerged as foes of President Joe Biden’s immigration policies. The funding, expected to last through […]

Biden Swiftly Begins Sweeping Away Trump’s Immigration Barriers

Biden Swiftly Begins Sweeping Away Trump’s Immigration Barriers

President Joe Biden signed half a dozen executive orders on Wednesday to reverse several hardline immigration policies put in place by former President Donald Trump, although migration experts warn that it will take months or longer to unravel many of the restrictions imposed in the past four years. In a sharp departure from his Republican […]

Immigration Expert: DACA, Temporary Status Holders Would Be ‘Automatically Granted Green Cards’ Under Biden Plan

Immigration Expert: DACA, Temporary Status Holders Would Be ‘Automatically Granted Green Cards’ Under Biden Plan

By Samantha Renck  Ana Quintana, a senior policy analyst in Latin America and the Western Hemisphere at the Heritage Foundation, spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation’s Samantha Renck about the incoming Biden administration’s immigration plan, what she expects will happen with the southern border wall and more. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris detailed the Biden administration’s immigration […]

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Modifies H-1B Selection Process to Prioritize Wages

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Modifies H-1B Selection Process to Prioritize Wages

Rule Expected to Protect the Economic Interests of American Workers WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced a final rule that will modify the H-1B cap selection process, amend current lottery procedures, and prioritize wages to protect the economic interests of U.S. workers and better ensure the most highly skilled foreign workers benefit from the […]

My 2020 Year-end Ruminations

My 2020 Year-end Ruminations

    By Armando Vazquez My 2020 year-end ruminations of love, gratitude, and respect for my ancestors and the courageous frontline warriors of our time, the world’s immigrants, for their unremittent and courageous love. Their love and selfless sacrifice is the beacon of transformative faith and hope to a dark, dangerous, and desperate world.  “As […]

Immigration And Customs Enforcement Twitter Account ‘Doesn’t Exist’

Immigration And Customs Enforcement Twitter Account ‘Doesn’t Exist’

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter The Immigration and Customs Enforcement Twitter account “doesn’t exist” on the social networking site as of Thursday afternoon. The account (@ICEgov) does not appear to have been suspended, since Twitter places disclaimers on accounts suspended for violating the “Twitter Rules.” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was active on the account as of […]

Federal Judge Vacates Trump Administration’s ‘Public Charge’ Rule

Federal Judge Vacates Trump Administration’s ‘Public Charge’ Rule

BY ISABEL VAN BRUGEN A federal judge in Chicago threw out a key immigration rule on Monday that makes it easier for the Trump administration to deny legal status to immigrants who receive public assistance. Judge Gary Feinerman of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, an Obama appointee, issued a nationwide halt to the “public charge” […]