By Brian Hughes | 09/08/14 02:53 PM
"The president is willing to take a little political heat," White House press secretary Josh Earnest said, "in order to ensure that the policy he puts forward is one that can be sustained."
By Richard Pollock | 09/06/14 02:31 PM
Vice President Joe Biden didn't get the customary airport tarmac welcome by the U.S. ambassador to Guatemala when he arrived in the Central American nation June 20.
By David M. Drucker | 09/07/14 01:23 PM
The bill included a pathway to citizenship for the millions of illegal immigrants currently residing in the U.S., and Rubio took heat from the conservative base for supporting that and other policies found in the "gang of eight" bill.
By Brian Hughes | 09/06/14 11:46 AM
The president didn't exactly hide the content of his plan, but just remained coy about the timing of its release.
By Brian Hughes | 09/06/14 11:01 AM
Obama is punting on the polarizing issue in an attempt to insulate Senate Democrats from GOP attacks and preserve control of the upper chamber.
09/05/14 06:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The backlog of pending deportation cases in federal immigration court has risen to nearly 400,000 amid a crush of tens of thousands of unaccompanied children and families caught crossing the Mexican border illegally this year, according an analysis of court data released...
09/05/14 06:00 PM
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — Border Patrol officials say a 54-year-old Mexican man apparently hanged himself at a Border Patrol station in South Texas. A statement issued said agents found the man unresponsive at the McAllen station shortly before noon Friday. Officials said agents immediately began...
09/05/14 05:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaving his timing uncertain, President Barack Obama laid out ambitious objectives Friday for immigration steps he intends to take on his own and said he had already received some recommendations from the Homeland Security and Justice departments for executive action he could...
By Becket Adams | 09/05/14 08:32 AM
As the media continues to focus on international affairs and growing threats abroad, including the rise of ISIS and Moscow's provocations in the East, American voters are still deeply concerned about the nation's troubled immigration system.
By Richard Pollock | 09/04/14 05:47 PM
"It would be interesting right now to ask the committee of the Nobel Peace Prize if they were not wrong in giving him the Nobel Prize," Alvaro Ramazzini said.
By Paul Bedard | 09/04/14 04:38 PM
The Pew Research Center finds that the U.S. has the most foreign-born residents, about 46 million.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/04/14 09:59 AM
An upcoming election coupled with the concerns of Senate Democrats may cause President Obama to push back a possible executive order on immigration to next year, something Boehner is on board with.
By Paul Bedard | 09/03/14 06:44 PM
Americans have shifted to a much harder line and want Washington's focus to be on better border security and tougher enforcement of immigration laws, not citizenship for illegal citizens in the country, says Pew.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/03/14 09:10 AM
Republicans have a clear advantage on immigration in a recent poll, a potent weapon for GOP candidates in the final stretch of the midterm elections.
09/03/14 08:30 AM
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border crossing noticed one of her legs appeared larger than the other. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials on Tuesday announced the seizure of more than 7 pounds of cocaine in three...
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