Democrats shunned a White House veto threat and muscled legislation through the House Tuesday that would bestow a chance for citizenship on an estimated 2 million-plus migrants, a bill that stands virtually no chance of enactment but lets them showcase…
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously kept in place a preliminary injunction blocking President Trump's decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
By Sudhin Thanawala, Associated Press
“They realize this may be their one shot, and they’ve worked too hard and come too far to give up.”…
By Timothy Pratt, The Hechinger Report
The lawsuit announced Tuesday comes a week after a federal judge in Washington ordered the Trump administration to resume the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
By Associated Press
By Darlene Superville and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
President Donald Trump demanded Monday that Congress pass new border legislation using the "Nuclear Option if necessary" to muscle it through the Senate — a drastic change in rules the Republican leader has previously dismissed.
By Lisa Mascaro, Alan Fram, Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin, Associated Press
President Trump says he is “considering” a veto of a giant $1.3 trillion spending bill, citing concerns over “Dreamers” and border wall funding.
By PBS NewsHour
Last fall, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the DACA program would end by March 5 unless Congress acted. But that day has come and Congress has not acted, despite efforts to strike a deal that was ultimately rejected by President…
By Alan Fram and Kevin Freking, Associated Press
The White House's written threat fueled doubts that any immigration measures would survive showdown votes.
While the Senate formally opened debate on the issue of immigration, it began the day where it left off on Monday: no clear bill or direction for protecting "Dreamers." As President Trump pressed Congress to follow his four criteria for…
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