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POLITICS | Trump’s Public Charge Rule For Immigrants Officially Goes Into Effect Following Supreme Court Victories

POLITICS | Trump’s Public Charge Rule For Immigrants Officially Goes Into Effect Following Supreme Court Victories

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER , The Trump administration officially implemented its public charge rule for foreign nationals seeking permanent status, following two key victories in the nation’s highest court. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Monday put into effect the administration’s new public charge rule, which takes into account a foreign national’s past […]

Salvadoran Man Arrested For Promoting Creation Of Migrant Caravan

Salvadoran Man Arrested For Promoting Creation Of Migrant Caravan

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . A man in El Salvador was charged and jailed for promoting the formation of a U.S.-bound migrant caravan Thursday. A court in El Salvador ordered Raúl Antonio Ventura to be held in jail Thursday for social media posts and telephone messages that encouraged people to congregate in San Salvador, […]

‘Removed, Returned, Repatriated’: DHS Chief Issues Warning To Members Of Migrant Caravan

‘Removed, Returned, Repatriated’: DHS Chief Issues Warning To Members Of Migrant Caravan

  JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Chad Wolf, the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), made clear how the U.S. government would respond if an incoming migrant caravan reached the U.S. southern border. “Being part of large group, like a caravan, provides no special treatment or benefits to those who participate. Unfortunately, […]

POLITICS | President Trump To Crack Down On ‘Birth Tourism’: Report

POLITICS | President Trump To Crack Down On ‘Birth Tourism’: Report

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The Trump administration is reportedly preparing to crack down on foreign nationals who visit the United States with the explicit intention to give birth, taking advantage of the country’s birthright citizen laws. President Donald Trump is expected to roll out changes to visa requirements in the coming days in […]

Internal Docs Reveal That Trump Admin Will Begin Deporting Mexicans To Guatemala

Internal Docs Reveal That Trump Admin Will Begin Deporting Mexicans To Guatemala

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The Trump administration is set to begin deporting Mexican asylum seekers to Guatemala, according to internal documents, marking the latest initiative to help manage the immigration crisis at the U.S. southern border. An asylum agreement signed between the Trump administration and the Guatemalan government is expanding to include Mexican […]

‘An Extremely Effective Tool’: DHS Expands Remain In Mexico Program For Asylum Seekers

‘An Extremely Effective Tool’: DHS Expands Remain In Mexico Program For Asylum Seekers

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expanded the Remain in Mexico program to Arizona, and authorities will transfer migrants who cross the border near Tucson to Nogales, Mexico.  Remain in Mexico, also referred to as Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), requires asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for the duration […]

Mexican Caravan Traveled In Opposite Direction Of US For Christmas Holiday

Mexican Caravan Traveled In Opposite Direction Of US For Christmas Holiday

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER   A caravan made up of Mexican nationals traveled south, leaving the United States, in order to safely enter Mexico and visit family for the Christmas holiday. A caravan of roughly 1,500 Mexican families convened at the southern Texas city of Laredo earlier this month and set off across the […]

Trump Administration Begins Deporting Mexicans Farther From Border, Making Reentry Harder

Trump Administration Begins Deporting Mexicans Farther From Border, Making Reentry Harder

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . ICE and the Mexican government announced a joint agreement to begin deporting Mexican nationals far into the interior of their country, making the journey north that much more difficult for those wishing to try again at illegal entry. As the number of illegal aliens from Central America declines, the […]

Immigration Will Dramatically Shift The Electoral College In Favor Of Democrats, Study Finds

Immigration Will Dramatically Shift The Electoral College In Favor Of Democrats, Study Finds

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . A new analysis finds that immigration will dramatically reshape the Electoral College map in favor of the Democratic Party after completion of the 2020 U.S. Census. Rising immigrant populations around the United States will result in several solidly Democratic states gaining more seats in the House of Representatives at […]

11 Migrants Have Qualified For Asylum Under Remain In Mexico Program: Report

11 Migrants Have Qualified For Asylum Under Remain In Mexico Program: Report

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER   Of the nearly 50,000 who were under the Remain in Mexico Program in September, just 11 individuals were granted asylum into the U.S., The San Diego Union-Tribune reported. Remain in Mexico, also known as Migrant Protection Protocols, requires asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims are processed […]