Category: Politics

12 Changes To The US Immigration System During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Washington (CNN)-As the United States responds to the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration has made sweeping changes to the country’s immigration apparatus, altering daily operations and disrupting the lives of thousands. In a little over a week, there have been…
US Immigration Agency To Scale Back Aggressive Operations Amid Coronavirus

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice) is scaling back the aggressive operations it launched under Donald Trump as the country contends with the new coronavirus outbreak The US immigration agency announced on Wednesday that it was temporarily shifting priorities, focusing…
Trump Considers Increasing Visas For Foreign Investors

The Trump administration is considering a controversial proposal to boost the number of visas offered to wealthy immigrants who invest money in the United States as it tries to boost a faltering economy amid the escalating coronavirus outbreak, according to…
Immigration Grinds To A Halt As President Trump Shuts Borders

President Trump plans to seal off the U.S-Mexico border to migrants under a law intended to protect the country from communicable disease — a move that comes as the U.S. immigration system grinds to a halt in response to the…
Biden, Coronavirus, and Undocumented Immigration

The coronavirus pandemic highlights the dangerous imbecility of Joe Biden’s immigration plan. As previously noted, when Savannah Guthrie asked the contenders for the Democratic nomination whether their respective health-care plans would cover illegal immigrants, Biden raised his hand along with…
Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Could Hurt Coronavirus Containment Efforts

The Trump administration’s crackdown on immigration could scare their communities from seeking out care for coronavirus, potentially hastening the spread of a deadly outbreak that’s growing rapidly in the United States, advocates and public health groups are warning. Those serving…
Advocates Demand Focus on Immigration at Sunday’s Debate

Immigrant rights groups were anticipating that a presidential debate in Arizona — where Latinos make up nearly a third of the population — would focus Democrats on an issue they say has received scant attention during the primary. Now that…