Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents raided 98 7-Eleven stores to interview employees suspected of being aliens working without the proper work permits.
During a bipartisan meeting at the White House, President Trump said, “I think a clean DACA bill to me is a DACA bill, but we take care of the 800,000 [youthful illegal aliens].”
In considering officially passing DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), even many conservatives consider it a given that the individuals covered under it must somehow be granted amnesty, but overlooked is that they’ve already been granted amnesty.
President Trump and Republicans are negotiating with Democrats to work out a plan acceptable to both sides, as the Obama-era DACA program nears its expiration in March.
Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit against Motel 6 for voluntarily providing guest lists to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents.
Senior United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington James Robart issued an order on December 23 that granted a nationwide injunction partially lifting a Trump administration ban on refugees from 11 countries where terrorist activity has been high. The order also partially blocks the administration’s restrictions on the process of reuniting refugee families from those nations. This latest action is a continuation of a non-stop series of similar blocking tactics by federal judges against the administration’s efforts to protect the nation from terrorist activities by foreign nationals admitted to the United States.
In a continuing legal battle between the Trump administration and two illegal alien teenage girls represented by the ACLU, U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan ruled on December 18 that the administration couldn’t block the teens, who are in federal custody, from getting taxpayer-funded abortions. The teenagers are being held by authorities because they entered the country illegally.
Chinese women are traveling to Saipan, in the U.S. territory of Northern Marianas, to have their babies, so their offspring can receive “birthright” U.S. citizenship.
The Trump administration inherited a huge backlog of illegal immigrant cases from the Obama administration.
The Supreme Court has granted a stay of two lower court rulings that blocked the Trump administration from enforcing its suspension on travel from six majority-Muslim countries.
Police departments across America have joined Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s 287(g) program, under which local police officers enforce federal immigration laws.