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House Oversight Committee Asks Stephen Miller To Testify On Immigration Plan
Rep. Elijah Cummings, the committee chairman, invited the senior White House adviser to testify about the Trump administration's border policies.
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Cher Slams 'Ignorant Thug' Trump For Agreeing With Her On Twitter
The trouble started Monday when the pop icon wrote that while she understands helping immigrants, her city of Los Angeles “ISNT TAKING CARE OF ITS OWN."
Dad Whose Soldier Wife Died In Afghanistan Details His ICE Arrest And Deportation
Jose Gonzalez Carranza spent days in a migrant shelter in Mexico before he was allowed to return to the U.S. to reunite with his 12-year-old daughter.
Bernie Sanders Says U.S. Should Build Migrant Facilities 'Right On The Border'
The 2020 presidential candidate also said at a Fox News town hall that the U.S. should hire "hundreds of new judges" to deal with a backlog of immigration cases.
Yo-Yo Ma’s Border Performance
World-famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma took a subtle dig at President Donald Trump and his immigration policy when he played to crowds on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Trump Declares ‘Absolute Right’ To Send Undocumented Immigrants To Sanctuary Cities
In a tweet Saturday night, Trump demanded undocumented immigrants be moved for political retaliation.
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Trump 'Giving Strong Considerations' To Releasing Undocumented Immigrants In Sanctuary Cities, After DHS Says No
Hours earlier, a Department of Homeland Security spokesperson said the proposal had been shelved.
Mike Pence Says Trump Isn't Bringing Back Family Separation At Border
Despite reports to the contrary, the vice president told CNN "we're not considering going back" to the controversial policy.
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Matthew Albence, Who Said Detention Was 'More Like Summer Camp,' Tapped To Lead ICE
The ICE official is known for his hardline approach to immigration enforcement and often questionable comments about undocumented immigrants.
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Trump Railed At Illegal Immigration But Now Owns The Worst Numbers In A Decade
His erratic decisions and inflammatory rhetoric, critics say, are actually making things worse at the Mexico border.
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Acting ICE Director Ron Vitiello To Leave His Post By End Of Week
Vitiello’s impending departure from ICE comes amid a major shakeup at the Department of Homeland Security.
Ari Melber Shows How Stephen Miller Flunked A Basic U.S. Citizenship Question
The MSNBC host gives a top White House aide a lesson in civics.
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Senators From Least Populated States Say The U.S. Isn't 'Full'
Some lawmakers are scratching their heads at President Trump's suggestion that the country can't accommodate any more migrants seeking asylum.
White House Laments Difficulty Finding People To Implement Trump’s Border Agenda
Finding enough people willing to bear the “personal cost” of keeping asylum-seekers out has made it hard to tame a “recalcitrant” bureaucracy, a top official says.
Trump Blames Obama For Family Separations Then Praises Them In The Same Breath
The president claimed that without the controversial border policy, asylum-seekers would be bringing their children to Disneyland.
Comics Mock Nielsen’s Departure
The late-night hosts were glad to see the back of Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, but they’re worried who might replace her.
Comedians Mock Nielsen’s Exit
The late-night hosts weren’t exactly sad to see Kirstjen Nielsen get fired from the White House …
Rep. Ilhan Omar Calls Stephen Miller 'A White Nationalist'
"The fact that he still has influence on policy and political appointments is an outrage," the Minnesota lawmaker said of Trump's senior adviser.
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Don Lemon Suggests Trump Is Forcing Crisis So He Can Save The Day
The president looks like he's whipping up border chaos so he can be guy who fixes everything, the CNN host speculated.
Sen. Chuck Grassley: Trump's 'Pulling The Rug Out From Under' Immigration Officials
Other GOP senators share concerns about Trump's purge plans.
Shake-Up At Homeland Security Goes Beyond Kirstjen Nielsen's Exit
President Donald Trump announced that U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan would take over for Nielsen on an acting basis.
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Jake Tapper: Trump Coached Border Agents To Turn Away All Immigrants — And Lie To Judges
Border Patrol bosses in California later told agents to ignore the president and follow the law, the CNN host said, citing sources.
Judge Blocks Trump Policy Sending Asylum Seekers Back To Mexico
By Tom Hals, Reuters
The ruling removes at least temporarily a controversial Trump administration strategy aimed at immigrants trying to cross the southern border.
Ex-ICE Chief Calls Trump's Threat To Nix Immigration Judges 'Single Dumbest Idea'
“What we need to do is the exact opposite of what the president is saying," says John Sandweg, a former acting director of ICE.
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Taking Accurate Count Of Muslims For 2020 Census Will Be Extra Difficult. Here’s Why.
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“We can tell them that it’s all confidential, that the census won’t share this information, but I’m not sure I would believe it if I were in that position.”
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Motel 6 To Pay $12 Million To Settle Lawsuit After Reporting Guests To ICE
The company admitted at least six of its Washington state locations voluntarily provided guests' information to the federal immigration agency.
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