In the our news wrap Thursday, Republicans in the U.S. House pushed through two bills on illegal immigration, including one that blocks some federal funding for so-called sanctuary cities. Also, Senate Republican leaders struggled again to revise their health care…
By Vanessa Williamson
Those making less than $19,000 a year pay almost 11 percent of their income in state and local taxes. Here's why that matters.
By Julie Pace, Associated Press
The president, in a lunch with news anchors ahead of his address to Congress on Tuesday night, said, "The time is right for an immigration bill as long as there is compromise on both sides."…
By Tim Henderson, Stateline
Despite tough talk on sanctuary cities from the Trump administration, many sheriffs still fear that they lack the legal right to hold prisoners for possible deportation, even at the request of federal authorities. Sheriffs, who operate 85 percent…
By Sophia Tareen, Associated Press
Dozens of restaurants from New York to Ann Arbor, Michigan are hoping the designation will help protect employees in an immigrant-heavy industry .
By Alicia A. Caldwell, Chad Day and Jake Pearson, Associated Press
Melania Trump was paid for 10 modeling jobs in the United States worth $20,056 that occurred in the seven weeks before she had legal permission to work in the country.
By Deepti Hajela, Associated Press
Only full citizens can vote; legal immigrants who are green card holders also are not allowed to cast a ballot.
By Nana Adwoa Antwi-Boasiako
Doctors Without Borders told The Guardian that its doctors found that nine out of 10 migrants suffered from anxiety or depression, a number that has tripled in two years.
By Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
Donald Trump, who has made a hardline stance on immigration a centerpiece of his presidential campaign, asserted Saturday that "not one more American life should be given up in the name of open borders."…
This week, Donald Trump took a surprise trip to Mexico before his landmark immigration speech. But are his views too radical for the electorate? Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton is hitting a fundraising stride, though her email scandal remains in the headlines.
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