Build wall, end shutdown and address immigration

Build the wall, the fence, the barrier, or whatever name members of Congress believe is necessary to get the job done and please, please end the shutdown. End the suffering; end the more than 70,000 reported drug overdose deaths in…
USCIS: Lapse in Federal Funding Does Not Impact Most USCIS Operations

The current lapse in annual appropriated funding for the U.S. government does not affect USCIS’s fee-funded activities. Our offices will remain open, and all individuals should attend interviews and appointments as scheduled. USCIS will continue to accept petitions and applications…
Federal government shutdown halts most Pa. immigration court hearings

The federal government shutdown — caused in part by disagreements over immigration policy — is halting immigration court hearings across Pennsylvania. Immigration courts in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, as well as similar courts around the United States, are cancelling scheduled hearings, per a notice…
Immigration poses great moral questions of our time

The ongoing national tragedy along the U.S.-Mexican border has an ugly new dimension with the death of a second migrant child in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. This long-running border saga also includes a bizarre subplot as…