Trump administration weighs allowing no refugees into US next year

Washington (CNN)The Trump administration floated the possibility of admitting zero refugees next year during a recent meeting with officials from the Department of Homeland Security, State Department, the Pentagon and other agencies, according to sources familiar with the meeting. A…
Frustrated, overtaxed Border Patrol agents have this to say

El PASO – Border Patrol supervisors were so overwhelmed by the number of immigrants taken into custody along the Southwest border this spring they resorted to an unorthodox way to accelerate their release: They gave agents pre-checked and pre-signed medical…
Trump says he’s eager to meet with Schumer on immigration

President Donald Trump on Sunday night said he “will set up a meeting ASAP“ with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on immigration. The president wrote in a two-part tweet that he was happy the New York Democrat had visited the…
Idaho music event canceled amid immigration enforcement fear

JEROME, Idaho (AP) — A music festival in southern Idaho has been canceled because organizers say they feared potential raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents. The music festival called the El Tour de Idaho de Los Inquietos was supposed…
How To Speed Up Your Spousal U.S. Immigration Case

Recently, Congressional hearings considered the question of processing delays in U.S. immigration matters. One area that was identified where improvement was needed was with spousal sponsorships. If you look at the processing times published by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration…
Hotel Industry Is the Latest Battleground in U.S. Immigration

(DETROIT) — There’s a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. The U.S. government has…