By David M. Drucker | 07/18/14 06:43 PM
Congress is scheduled to adjourn for a five-week recess two weeks from today, and prospects of doing anything about the crisis on the border with Mexico are growing slimmer by the hour.
07/18/14 01:30 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Sen. Ted Cruz is traveling to the Texas-Mexico border for a firsthand look at a surge of unaccompanied children crossing illegally into the U.S. Saturday's visit to a Customs and Border Patrol facility in McAllen will be the tea party darling's third trip to his state's...
By Byron York | 07/18/14 11:00 AM
New numbers released by the House Judiciary Committee show the "vast majority" of unaccompanied minors seeking asylum are granted it before even appearing before a judge.
By Becket Adams | 07/18/14 10:56 AM
A majority of Americans want the nation's leaders to drop everything they're doing on immigration reform and immediately return the recent crop of young undocumented immigrants who have swarmed the U.S.-Mexico border.
07/17/14 07:19 PM
ZAMORA, Mexico (AP) — About 500 people marched through this western Mexico city Thursday in support of the embattled but highly regarded founder of a shelter raided amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse and filthy living conditions. Shelter founder Rosa del Carmen Verduzco, known as...
By Byron York | 07/17/14 06:25 PM
After more than a year of contentious debate, could Congress be any more divided over the issue of immigration? The answer is yes.
07/17/14 05:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prospects for action on the nation's border crisis faded Thursday as lawmakers traded accusations rather than solutions, raising chances that Congress will head out for its summer recess without doing anything about the tens of thousands of migrant children streaming into...
By Ed Sykes | 07/17/14 03:33 PM
A State Department official says changing federal law will do little to address the surge of unaccompanied minors over the border. Senate Republicans disagree.
By Sean Lengell | 07/17/14 01:36 PM
House Speaker John Boehner says he is not overly optimistic that Republicans and Democrats can come together to resolve the border crisis before Congress adjourns at the end of July for a month-long break.
By Steve Doty | 07/17/14 01:35 PM
Speaker of the House John Boehner said Thursday there needs to be changes to a 2008 human trafficking law before any money will be sent to the U.S.-Mexico border to shore up an increasing crisis.
By Byron York | 07/17/14 07:56 AM
In the last few weeks House Democrats have given mixed signals about whether they would support changing the law forbidding the quick return of tens of thousands young Central American immigrants and families crossing illegally into the United States. No more. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says...
07/16/14 10:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic opposition increased Wednesday to legal changes that would speed removals of young Central American migrants, jeopardizing President Barack Obama's call for $3.7 billion in emergency border spending to deal with the remarkable surge of unaccompanied youths at the...
By Becket Adams | 07/16/14 06:04 PM
The growing crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border seems to have turned supporters on the Right of granting a path to citizenship to undocumented immigrants living in the United States illegally into opponents.
By David M. Drucker | 07/16/14 05:30 PM
The House could vote on legislation to address the border crisis as early as next week, although prospects for bipartisan agreement in a divided Congress remained murky.
By Jed Babbin | 07/16/14 02:55 PM
By now it's perfectly clear that President Obama is not going to do anything to stop the flood of illegal aliens across our southern border.
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