Illegal immigration

  by Will Racke American taxpayers were on the hook for more than $2 billion in government spending to cover the cost of births to illegal immigrant mothers, according to an analysis of Census Bureau data released Tuesday. The report from the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) estimates that illegal immigrants gave birth to 297,000 children
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  by Molly Prince Top Democrats running in Texas elections are calling for the decriminalization of illegally crossing the United States border. While campaigning in south Texas, Rep. Robert O’Rourke who is running against incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate, declared that illegal entry should not be a criminal matter. “These asylum seekers — penniless, at
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  by Neetu Chandak President Donald Trump’s strict immigration policies are deterring Central American migrants from seeking asylum in the U.S., and many are now choosing to seek refuge in Mexico. “Trump has created a policy of being unwelcome,” Hiram Villarreal of Casa de Refugiados, a Mexico City-based organization that helps migrants, told the Washington Blade.
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An illegal immigrant from the Dominican Republic pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to passport fraud, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts. Alejandro Valera, 40, a Dominican national residing in Mattapan, Massachusetts, pleaded guilty to knowingly making false statements in applying for a U.S. passport, Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV
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  Federal Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 45 illegal aliens in the Houston area for violating U.S. immigration laws during a five-day enforcement action, which ended Friday. The local enforcement operation targeted at-large criminal aliens, many of whom had absconded from prior immigration proceedings. Of
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) arrested scores of illegal aliens and executed warrants for those that hired them in a multi-state operation Wednesday. A series of criminal arrest warrants were executed for 17 individuals connected to an alleged criminal conspiracy to exploit illegal alien laborers for profit, fraud, wire
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Posted by: R. Mitchell in In The News August 6, 2018 WESLACO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Weslaco Border Patrol Station apprehended a group of 60 illegal aliens near Hidalgo, Texas. On Saturday, agents patrolling along the Rio Grande encountered a large group of illegal aliens consisting of 25 family units
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Shutting down the government always results in massive controversy – there’s no doubt about it. But over the right issue, could it be beneficial? I think so. Illegal immigration is the issue that would play strong enough politically with Republican voters to allow President Donald Trump to come out on top. Whether or not President
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Mexican national Alonso Tapia-Gomez entered a guilty plea to the felony offense of Reentry of a Removed Alien, announced United States Attorney Mike Stuart on Wednesday. After being deported on four separate occasions, Tapia-Gomez then illegally reentered the United States at least as many times. “One would think that Tapia-Gomez would have gotten the
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U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector dismantled a stash house operation and arrested 18 people involved in illegal immigration, violent gangs and sex crimes across the state. Wednesday, Border Patrol agents, working in collaboration with the Hidalgo County Constables Office Precinct 4 and the San Juan Police Department, identified a
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On Friday, officers with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Washington Field Office concluded Eagle’s Shield, an enforcement operation targeting notable threats to public safety throughout Virginia and Washington, D.C. that resulted in the arrests of 132 criminal aliens on criminal and civil violations. ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations,
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A progressive mayor’s group has joined a lawsuit by Evanston, Illinois seeking to get an injunction against the Department of Justice’s practice of withholding federal grant money from jurisdictions that enact sanctuary policies towards illegal aliens. “The Conference believes that the Department’s immigration-related notice, access and compliance restrictions exceed the limited, largely administrative authority
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  by Neetu Chandak The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) pushed back against a California judge’s order about family reunification of illegal immigrants Friday. San Diego Judge Dana M. Sabraw demanded in June the Trump administration unite over 2,000 detained children with their parents by July 26. The Southern District of California court file
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