President Donald Trump will soon sign an executive order that will suspend the issuance of visas to “nationals of countries of particular concern,” most notably, Syria.
President Trump signed two executive orders related to immigration — to begin construction of a wall on the border with Mexico, and to strengthen immigration enforcement.
An article in the New York Times for January 23 carried an editorialized headline: “Trump Repeats Lie About Popular Vote in Meeting With Lawmakers.”
President Trump indicated that he will renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Canada and Mexico.
Data from the Treasury Department indicates that the national debt under President Barack Obama grew by about $9 trillion, or an increase of 86 percent.
An illegal alien has filed a lawsuit against San Francisco law-enforcement officers for violating San Francisco’s sanctuary city law by arresting and detaining him.
At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Vice President Joe Biden said, “It is imperative that we act urgently to defend the liberal international order.”
The number of abortions performed in the United States fell to under one million for the first time since the mid-1970s, and the abortion rate fell to its lowest level since the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.
President-elect Donald Trump’s healthcare plan is nearly complete, and he has promised that it will offer “insurance for everybody.”
In a statement posted on the White House website on January 12, President Obama announced the ending of the “wet-foot/dry foot” policy, which allowed Cuban refugees who set foot on U.S. soil to be granted asylum and legal residency.