While states can legally nullify laws that are unconstitutional, Los Angeles is determined to remain a sanctuary city for its millions of illegal immigrants though the federal government is constitutionally allowed to enforce immigration laws. The coming confrontation is going to be a dilly.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its first “Declined Detainer Outcome Report,” which names jurisdictions that choose not to cooperate with ICE detainers.
In his address to Congress earlier this month, President Donald Trump said, “We will soon begin the construction of a great, great wall along our southern border” to “restore integrity and the rule of law at our borders.” Now that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency has begun issuing RFPs — requests for proposals — the wall is also going to be big and scary: “The wall design shall be physically imposing in height,” according to CBP officials.
Two federal judges have issued rulings blocking President Trump’s latest executive order banning foreign nationals from six countries identified as havens for terrorists.
DHS Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly said that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) data shows a 40-percent drop in apprehensions of illegal immigrants from January to February.
The New American takes an in-depth look at the first of two memoranda released by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Tuesday dealing with President Trump's policy shift toward following and enforcing federal immigration laws.
In keeping with President Trump’s promises to secure the borders of the United States, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published two memoranda on Tuesday detailing how the Trump administration will enforce existing immigration laws both along the border and in the interior.
The truth is a large number of Muslim refugees, immigrants, and illegal aliens have been convicted of terrorism, terrorism-related crimes, and horrific rape and murder crimes; but the pro-open borders media airbrush these atrocities out of existence.
VIDEO - Andy Ramirez, expert on DHS and contributor for The New American, discusses Trump’s alleged wall with an anonymous guest who is a border infrastructure expert and a border resident. Not only does he think that the physical barrier needs to be completed, he also emphasizes that it needs to be maintained. While most view it as politics, a secure border is needed to preserve a sovereign country.
Illegal aliens fearful about President Trump’s executive order barring refugees from countries of concern have been seen crossing the U.S. border into Canada recently.