James Simpson: Trump’s waffling on immigration could cost him in 2020

President Trump just announced a major immigration reform package that’s certain to disappoint his staunchest supporters. The plan, which was largely designed by the president’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, would maintain the current, historically high level of legal immigration. That’s a…
Three federal judges hit Trump on immigration policy changes

(CNN) Three federal judges took direct aim at President Donald Trump’s immigration policies on Friday with three rulings blocking efforts to make it more difficult for immigrants who rely on public assistance to obtain legal status. One judge went as…
The Cost of Immigration Enforcement and Border Security

Since the creation of the Department of Homeland Security in 2003, the federal government has spent an estimated $324 billion on the agencies that carry out immigration enforcement. As Congress renews its focus on immigration enforcement and border security, it…
How Did the Women in Arizona Adoption Scam Get Government Health Care?

The adoption scandal involving Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen raises serious questions about how the pregnant women he brought to Arizona were able to get government health care. That’s because people from the Marshall Islands, where the women were from,…