By Brian Hughes | 02/25/14 01:54 PM
The White House on Tuesday downplayed the importance of a rare face-to-face meeting between President Obama and Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, in the Oval Office.
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:40 AM
A U.S. government official and a senior federal law enforcement official say cellphone intercepts and the arrests of a courier and top aide to Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman led to his arrest early Saturday.
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 09:50 AM
The federal government shutdown last year delayed more than 37,000 immigration hearings by months or years for immigrants already waiting in lengthy lines to plead for asylum or green cards.
By Paul Bedard | 02/23/14 03:21 PM
Christian ministers pushing for immigration reform, even suggesting that the Bible requires illegals to receive work permits, are out of touch with their flock of hundreds of millions, according to an extraordinary new poll that revealed the sharp division among evangelicals worshipers and their...
By Kenric Ward | 02/21/14 05:33 PM
Bankruptcies and an FBI investigation have cast a pall over foreign investment ventures in South Dakota. The state legislature voted last week to launch hearings into five EB-5 investor-visa projects as the controversial immigration program appears at the center of another scandal....
By Sean Lengell | 02/21/14 05:20 AM
Rep. Steve King has refused to apologize about comments he made last year that young illegal immigrants routinely smuggle drugs into the U.S. from Mexico, telling an Iowa newspaper the statement was "objectively true." A nationwide firestorm erupted after the conservative Iowa Republican in...
By Alicia A. Caldwell | 02/20/14 08:09 AM
The Homeland Security Department abruptly reversed course Wednesday and dropped plans to ask a private company to give the government access to a nationwide database of license plate tracking information.
By James Jay Carafano | 02/16/14 04:43 PM
In 2007, then Sen. George Voinovich told the story of a young Czech soldier who wanted to visit some American veterans with whom he had served side-by-side in Iraq. He applied for a visa, but the U.S. consular office gave him an expected answer: Application denied. The reason? He had recently...
By Brian Hughes | 02/14/14 03:52 PM
President Obama predicted in an interview airing Friday that immigration reform would get passed before the end of his second term. “I believe it will get done before my presidency is over,” Obama said during an interview with Univision Radio. “I’d like to get it done this year,”...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/14/14 11:36 AM
President Obama in an address at the House Democratic retreat on Friday urged lawmakers to press ahead on immigration reform, saying it was an issue he could not fully address through executive action alone. “There are some big things that we have to do that I cannot do through executive...
By Alicia A. Caldwell | 02/14/14 08:02 AM
Immigrants facing deportation are increasingly finding success in immigration courts, according to a new analysis of court data.
02/14/14 03:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigrants facing deportation are increasingly finding success in immigration courts, according to a new analysis of court data. Nearly half of immigrants facing deportation have won their cases in the last year, according to the Transactional Records Clearinghouse at...
By Sean Lengell | 02/13/14 01:04 PM
Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says he is willing to delay implementation of a comprehensive immigration reform package until after President Obama leaves office -- as long as Republicans work with Democrats now to hammer out a plan.
By David M. Drucker | 02/12/14 06:27 AM
House Speaker John Boehner was likely to come up short on immigration reform in 2014, but many observers were surprised the Ohio Republican pulled the plug so quickly. immigration-reform supporters were optimistic Boehner would push the House toward compromise with the Democratic Senate,...
By Michael Barone | 02/10/14 03:20 PM
The United States attracts more immigrants than any other nation in the world. But, contrary to what many Americans may think, the rate of immigration to the United States as compared to preexisting population is substantially lower than many nations. That's the message of these numbers,...
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