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U.S. Appeals Court Revives Texas Immigrant-Harboring Law

U.S. Appeals Court Revives Texas Immigrant-Harboring Law

Both sides portrayed Thursday's decision as a victory.

Trump Administration to Expand Groups of Immigrants to be Deported: Documents

Trump Administration to Expand Groups of Immigrants to be Deported: Documents

Immigrants will not be afforded rights under U.S. privacy laws, according to one memo.

Day Without Immigrants Impacts Cities Across Country

‘Day Without Immigrants’ Impacts Cities Across Country

“Businesses cannot function without immigrant workers today.”

U.S. Says Detained Mexican ‘Dreamer’ Should Be Deported

U.S. Says Detained Mexican ‘Dreamer’ Should Be Deported

ICE agents allege Daniel Ramirez Medina, 23, is a member of a gang, which Ramirez has repeatedly denied.

Hundreds of Immigrants Arrested in ‘Routine’ U.S. Enforcement Surge

Over 680 Arrested in U.S. Immigration Raids; Rights Groups Alarmed

Immigration rights groups said the operations, which they describe as raids, were not business as usual.

Challenges to Trump’s Travel Ban Abound in Courts Across U.S.

Seattle Judge Says Trump Travel Ban Case Should Continue During Appeals

U.S. District Judge James Robart in Seattle said he was not prepared to slow down the travel ban case.

Hundreds of Immigrants Arrested in ‘Routine’ U.S. Enforcement Surge

Hundreds of Immigrants Arrested in ‘Routine’ U.S. Enforcement Surge

"The fear coursing through immigrant homes and the native-born Americans who love immigrants as friends and family is palpable."

Homeland Security Sec Doesn't Expect to Meet Immigration Agent Hiring Goals Within Two Years

Homeland Security Sec Doesn’t Expect to Meet Immigration Agent Hiring Goals Within Two Years

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he will not "skip on training and standards" to quicken the process.

Two Republican Senators Seek to Slash Legal U.S. Immigration

Two Republican Senators Seek to Slash Legal U.S. Immigration

The legislation does not address visas specifically tied to employment, such as the H-1B visas for skilled workers used by many technology companies.

Immigrants Not More Likely to be Criminals

Immigrants Not More Likely to be Criminals

Trump's demand that "sanctuary cities" publish lists of crimes committed by undocumented is undaunted by far higher criminality of people born here.

Trump's Order on Sanctuary Cities 'Unconstitutional'

Trump’s Order on Sanctuary Cities ‘Unconstitutional’

NY AG: If Trump does not "revoke this Executive Order right away ... I will do everything in my power to fight it."

President Donald Trump hosts congressional leaders in the State Dining Room at the White House on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017

Trump Sticks to False Facts on Election Votes

The president’s claim that 3 million to 5 million “illegals” voted has been debunked by numerous studies and mathematical improbability.

'Legal Roadmap’ for New York Sanctuary Cities to Protect Immigrants Announced

'Legal Roadmap’ Announced for Sanctuary Cities to Protect Immigrants

New York's attorney general gives municipalities tools to counter “Trump’s draconian immigration policies.”

Hundreds of Churches to Provide Sanctuary for Undocumented Immigrants

Hundreds of Churches to Provide Sanctuary for Undocumented Immigrants

President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team and Homeland Security officials recently discussed plans to reverse Obama’s immigration policies.

Discrimination Against Latinos in United States Has Risen, Study Says

Discrimination Against Latinos in U.S. Has Risen, Study Says

Correlation between discrimination and anti-immigrant policies "chilling" following President-elect Donald Trump's hard-line immigration proposals.

Jeff Sessions Chosen as Trump's Attorney General

Jeff Sessions Chosen as Trump’s Attorney General

Alabama Sen. Sessions previously lost a federal judge nomination due to his racist positions and remarks.

Trump Supporters Intimidate Latino Voters with Fake Image of Immigrant on Social Media

Trump Supporters Intimidate Latino Voters with Fake Image on Social Media

The image, which has been proven to be fake, shows an immigration officer supposedly arresting an immigrant who is trying to vote.

Houston Taco Trucks Register Voters as Latinos Flex Political Muscle

Houston Taco Trucks Register Voters as Latinos Flex Political Muscle

In an effort to drive out the crucial Latino vote, taco truck patrons can fill out voter registration cards that require no postage when mailed.

SCOTUS Will not Hear Obama's Immigration Plan Again

U.S. Top Court Denies Obama Request to Rehear Major Immigration Case

Obama's immigration plan would have put an estimated 4 million people into a program that shields them from deportation and supplies work permits.

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Trump to ‘Suspend immigration,’ Proposes Ideological Tests for Immigrants

Vice President Biden: "...a recipe for playing into the hands of terrorists and their propaganda.”

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#ObamaSpeech: Trump Shows No Regard for Working People or Inclusion

President Obama also addressed benefits of immigration, and working through racial divide.

U.K.’s Vote a Warning to U.S.

The pandering to older, lower-income, uneducated voters with anti-immigration rhetoric has many parallels with Trump’s GOP campaign.

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Supreme Court Deadlocked Over Immigration, Leaving Millions in Jeopardy

The 4-4 vote leaves the fates of undocumented immigrants in limbo as Obama’s program is put to a halt.

Survey: Latinos in U.S. More Confident in Financial Future than Most Americans

One of the nation's fastest-growing demographics continues to believe in the American Dream.