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‘Every American Should Be Afraid’: Former ICE Chief Says A Biden Victory Would Lead To ‘Chaos’ At The Border

‘Every American Should Be Afraid’: Former ICE Chief Says A Biden Victory Would Lead To ‘Chaos’ At The Border

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) acting director Tom Homan spoke to the Daily Caller News Foundation about his thoughts on a possible Joe Biden victory.  The longtime immigration official did not hold back on his criticism, saying there would be chaos at the border if Biden ousted President […]

‘It Failed’: Immigration Hawks Unhappy With Details Inside Trump’s Immigration ‘Ban’

‘It Failed’: Immigration Hawks Unhappy With Details Inside Trump’s Immigration ‘Ban’

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . President Donald Trump will soon sign an immigration “ban” that will largely limit the number of foreign nationals allowed into the United States for the next 60 days. The details of the order came after the president teased an immigration ban on Twitter, saying action needed to be taken […]

POLITICS | House Republicans Accuse Democrats Of Exploiting Coronavirus Crisis To Push ‘Extreme’ Immigration Agenda

POLITICS | House Republicans Accuse Democrats Of Exploiting Coronavirus Crisis To Push ‘Extreme’ Immigration Agenda

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Republican members of the House Oversight Committee accused their Democratic colleagues of exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to push their own “extreme” immigration agenda. House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Jim Jordan said congressional Democrats were attempting to use the COVID-19 outbreak “to advocate for their extreme changes in immigration policy,” […]

California Providing Millions Of Dollars For Illegal Alien Business Owners Not Covered By Coronavirus Stimulus

California Providing Millions Of Dollars For Illegal Alien Business Owners Not Covered By Coronavirus Stimulus

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER   California Democratic Gov. Gain Newsom confirmed that his administration is providing economic relief to businesses in his state that do not otherwise qualify for federal aid, including those owned by illegal aliens. “[W]e always consider those that are documented, those that are undocumented, those that are living in mixed-status […]

ICE Is Using Its Deportation Flights To Bring Home Americans Stuck Abroad

ICE Is Using Its Deportation Flights To Bring Home Americans Stuck Abroad

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER   ICE Air Operations, the air transportation arm of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), has so far rescued 466 U.S. citizens stranded in the Northern Triangle region of Central America amid the coronavirus pandemic. Following orders of final removal, ICE deported Salvadoran and Honduran nationals back to their home countries […]

Immigration Officials Seize Suspected Fake Coronavirus Test Kits At LAX

Immigration Officials Seize Suspected Fake Coronavirus Test Kits At LAX

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials working at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) seized a package containing suspected counterfeit COVID-19 test kits from the United Kingdom. CBP officers working at LAX’s International Mail Facility on Thursday opened a package that was listed as “Purified Water Vials,” which contained […]

‘We’re Taking An Overabundance Of Caution’: Border Patrol Braces For Spread Of Coronavirus

‘We’re Taking An Overabundance Of Caution’: Border Patrol Braces For Spread Of Coronavirus

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials said its agency, including Border Patrol agents, is following all the necessary steps to combat the coronavirus outbreak in a conference call with reporters Friday. CBP expressed confidence that the agency has the necessary resources to deal with potential contact of the novel […]

San Francisco Ignored ICE And Released An Illegal Alien Who Had Been Arrested Seven Times

San Francisco Ignored ICE And Released An Illegal Alien Who Had Been Arrested Seven Times

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents apprehended an illegal alien who was near a courthouse in San Francisco on Tuesday, and he since remains in ICE custody.  The alien touted a storied criminal history, having been arrested at least seven times and carried three different felony convictions.  ICE had […]

Border Apprehensions Rose Slightly, Ending Eight Straight Months Of Decline

Border Apprehensions Rose Slightly, Ending Eight Straight Months Of Decline

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . While enforcement actions along the U.S. southern border rose for the first time in nine months, the increase is much smaller than the historical average, a consequence that is being attributed to the administration’s immigration policies. Border enforcement actions increased slightly in February, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) acting […]

Federal Court Blocks Trump’s ‘Remain In Mexico’ Program

Federal Court Blocks Trump’s ‘Remain In Mexico’ Program

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . A federal appeals court ruled on Friday that migrants can’t be sent to Mexico to await their asylum decisions, dealing a major blow to President Donald Trump’s immigration agenda. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals halted the Trump administration’s Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as the “Remain in Mexico” […]