Trump Partly Denies, Also Defends Vulgar Immigrant CommentsPresident Donald Trump on Friday offered a partial denial in public but privately defended his extraordinary remarks disparaging Haitians and African countries a day earlier.
Trump's Own Words Revive Debate Over Whether He's RacistMore than 150 years after the abolition of slavery and more than 50 years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about immigrants have ripped open a jarring debate in the United States and around the world: Is the American president racist?
Trump Questions Why U.S. Accepts Immigrants From 'S---hole Countries'President Trump questioned why the U.S. is accepting immigrants from "sh*thole" countries, when lawmakers suggested bringing back legal protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as a part of a broader immigration deal,
Congressional Leaders To Meet With White House As DACA Deadline NearsLeaders of Congress will sit down with key White House staff on Wednesday, and negotiations on immigration policy could hang in the balance.
Mexicans In U.S. Send Cash Home In Record NumbersTwo main forces drove the trend: Mexico's weak currency, the peso, and President Trump's threat to slap a tax on cash shipments, known as remittances, sent from the U.S. to Mexico.
Trump Says No Protection For Dreamers Without WallPresident Donald Trump is saying there won’t be protection for young immigrants brought into the country illegally unless he gets funding for a border wall and other items.
Feinstein Against Spending Bill With No Immigrant ProtectionImmigrant groups hailed her comments as a victory after organizing protests outside of her office urging her not to back a bill that didn't include legislation known as the "Dream Act."
Judge: Ending DACA Program Creates HardshipA federal judge grilled an attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday over the Trump administration's justification for ending a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation, saying many people had come to rely on it and faced a "real" and "palpable" hardship from its loss.
Trump May Soon Visit Mexico Border Wall Prototypes In SoCalPresident Donald Trump said he may soon pay a visit to the US-Mexico Border to view border wall prototypes.
DACA Negotiations Reach Critical WeekAs lawmakers reach the final week to decide year-end government funding, negotiations on saving the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program are reaching a fever pitch despite long odds.
White House To Push Merit-Based Immigration In New CampaignThe White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn public opinion against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push next year to move toward a more merit-based structure.
Trump Looks To Stop Spouses Of H-1B Visa Holders From WorkingThe Trump administration will propose revoking a rule that makes spouses of thousands of immigrant workers eligible to work while in the U.S., potentially complicating a major driver of technology jobs.