PHOENIX (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about a new policy for military members, The Associated Press misidentified the name of a military news site. It is Task and Purpose, not Task and Report. A corrected version of the story is below: Immigrants in US military face new citizenship rule for kids The Trump […]
Over a hundred people came to New Haven to protest migrant children and families being held in detention camps on Tuesday.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The immigration court system under the Trump administration has become a “deportation machine,” two groups said in a lawsuit filed in federal court on Wednesday. The lawsuit filed by the Southern Poverty Law Center in Washington, D.C., and Innovation Law Lab of Portland, Oregon, said that instead of being fair and […]
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state has sued the Trump administration over its practice of arresting people at courthouses for immigration violations, saying it interferes with the state’s authority to run its judicial system. Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed the lawsuit Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Seattle. It says when Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents […]
CHICAGO (AP) — Several thousand protesters have marched through downtown Chicago to protest the Trump administration’s immigration policies, including planned sweeps in several American cities, including Chicago, over the weekend. The protesters at Saturday’s march belted chants critical of President Donald Trump and the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Many of them carried placards with […]
NEW YORK (AP) — In a July 31 story about the separation of children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, The Associated Press misspelled the name of an advocate with the Chicago-based National Immigrant Justice Center. She is Lisa Koop. A corrected version of the story is below: Advocates: ‘Horrible deja vu’ in continued family […]
Connecticut’s House of Representatives must decide whether to weigh in on the national immigration debate.
The plan focuses on legal immigration in the U.S. and is merit-based, prioritizing highly-skilled, English-speaking immigrants while making it more difficult for immigrants to bring their families into the country.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Under growing pressure from the U.S. government, Mexico’s immigration policy has moved from one promising to help migrants to another characterized by militarized enforcement that has support of the country’s foreign secretary. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has faced pointed criticism from the left about the change in direction, but Foreign […]
When no Americans replied to her multiple help-wanted ads for a dance instructor, Connecticut studio owner Chris Sabourin looked overseas for a qualified candidate.