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  1. Judges rule for deported Mexican woman threatened by cartelsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KTMF

    A federal appeals court is ordering U.S. immigration authorities to reconsider the case of a Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children who was deported last year while claiming she was threatened by a Mexican drug cartel. A three-judge panel of the Cincinnati-based 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday in favor of Maribel Trujillo Diaz .


  2. 1 commentary Dana Milbank: Kirstjen Nielson doesn't know that...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Sen. Cory Booker D-N.J., questions Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Washington. I knew that Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, when she appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, would deny that Trump said what the whole world knows he said: that he wants immigrants from Norway rather than from "s---hole" countries in Africa.


  3. ICE strikes deal with Florida sheriffs to hold illegal immigrantsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    More than a dozen Florida sheriffs announced a deal Wednesday that will allow them to hold illegal immigrants wanted by the federal government for deportation, in what's likely to be a key test case for cities and countries eager to cooperate but worried about legal problems associated with helping the Trump administration. Known as the Basic Ordering Agreement, the deal struck between 17 Florida sheriffs and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement would allow local authorities to hold illegal immigrants even beyond the time they normally would have to be released based on state or local cases.


  4. Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: What Washington may do to Dreamers is 'cruel'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg are urging Congress to pass legislation protecting American immigrants known as Dreamers. "The United States is not a cruel country.


  5. Height Securities: Odds Of Government Shutdown Are Nearly 50-50, But...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Benzinga

    There's a major deadline approaching in Washington, D.C. later this week, and Height Securities said Congress is likely prepared to do what many would argue it does best - nothing. In a new note to clients on Wednesday, Height Securities said there's a 45-percent chance the government will shut down as a result of Congress failing to pass a spending bill by the deadline midnight Friday.


  6. DACAa s LA Dreamers descend on DC with a message for Congress: Ita s not too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LA Daily News

    Los Angeles' Luis Tadeo sent his DACA renewal application Tuesday from Washington, D.C., where this week he and 30 other California undocumented youth have gathered with an urgent goal: Get Congress to pass a "clean" Dream Act by Friday. Tadeo traveled with a group of Californians, mostly college students, organized by the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles.


  7. GOP antes up their CHIPs in budget showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    ... enough support for a one-month continuing resolution to stave off a shutdown while longer-range talks on immigration reform and spending caps continue. The question will be whether Democrats and fiscal conservatives combine to pass it - or to kill ...


  8. DACA Vs. The Wall: What's the Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    ... the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. "You are not that far away from comprehensive immigration reform," Trump told Graham. "If you want to take it that further step, I'll take the heat." Dealing with racism is exhausting - and ...


  9. Walgreens Commits to Review Charitable Giving Following Free-Market Activist's QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Center for Public Policy Research

    Scottsdale, AZ / Washington, DC - Walgreens executives today vowed to review the company's charitable giving policies after being questioned by a representative of the National Center for Public Policy Research's Free Enterprise Project at the annual meeting of Walgreens shareholders. FEP's director confronted the retail drug giant's leadership about the company's donations to racialized groups that promote extreme policies in violation of federal law, such as sanctuary cities protecting illegal immigrants.


  10. Graham: Immigration deal is the price to pay to boost military, national securityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    Sen. Lindsey Graham, a chief negotiator vying for a bipartisan immigration deal, pleaded with Republicans on Wednesday to consider the plan in exchange for addressing an underfunded military and other hobbled national security issues. The South Carolina Republican, a key figure in a recent meeting at which President Donald Trump was accused of referring to the countries of Haiti and the African continent as "shithole countries," pleaded for other Republicans to consider what's at stake.


  11. House conservatives demand vote on tough border bill to avoid shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Members of the far-right House Freedom Caucus are making an eleventh-hour bid to get a floor vote on a conservative immigration bill in exchange for their support on a short-term spending bill, as GOP leaders scramble to secure Republican votes for their proposal to avoid a government shutdown on Friday. While Republican leaders sounded fairly confident on Wednesday morning that they would have enough GOP support to pass the continuing resolution , leadership has little room for error, as Democrats are vowing to oppose any spending bill that doesn't include relief for immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children.


  12. Watch Trump Tell CNN's Acosta To Get Out Of The Oval OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    Yesterday, President Trump met with Nursultan Nazarbayev, the president of Kazakhstan. There was the pool spray with the two heads of state in the Oval Office.


  13. White House fuels debate with statistics on terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Berkshire Eagle

    The Trump administration released statistics Tuesday showing that the vast majority of people convicted of terrorism charges in the United States over the past 15 years were born in foreign countries. The report came amid a politically charged push by the Trump administration to enact new restrictions on immigration, in part by arguing that the current system puts the nation at risk.


  14. Dad facing deportation who is sole caregiver to ill wife takes refuge at Detroit churchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Saying it answers to a higher law , a historic Protestant congregation here said it is taking in an undocumented Albanian immigrant whom the U.S. wants to deport next week. Last year, Central United Methodist Church, which sits next to Comerica Park, declared it was a sanctuary congregation open to those seeking refuge.


  15. Lindsey Graham is the first GOP senator to come out against the...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham told reporters on Wednesday that he is "not going to vote for" the GOP's current government funding strategy. Graham said that the idea a funding bill is going pass without a solution to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration program "is pretty naive."


  16. Detained immigrant advocate Ravi Ragbir headed back to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    Detained immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir will be returned to the New York City area while the court weighs a lawsuit over his detention, new court filings reveal. Ragbir was unexpectedly detained on Jan. 11 - after ICE officials told him that his reprieve from deportation would not be extended.


  17. Without immigration progress, America loses bigRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAAY

    After months of delay and distraction, Washington is finally grappling with the question of immigration reform, and DACA in particular. DACA employees boost our economy.


  18. White House chief of staff: Durbin-Graham bill wasn't inclusive enoughRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAAY

    White House chief of staff John Kelly on Wednesday defended the President's rejection last week of a bipartisan Senate immigration bill, saying it wasn't as inclusive as the President asked for. Speaking to reporters in the Capitol in between four back-to-back meetings on the issue with lawmakers, Kelly declined to answer whether he and staff had misguided the President, as Sens. Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, and Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican, alleged after their proposal was rejected.


  19. Democrats Hitch Their Party to ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    The Democratic Party ought to be on the defensive. It has been little more than 14 months since Donald Trump's election victory.


  20. ICE To Carry Out Massive Immigration Sweep In 'Sanctuary State' CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    U.S. immigration agents are planning to detain and deport more than 1,500 illegal immigrants in a massive California operation meant to send a clear message to the so-called sanctuary state, the Houston Chronicle reported Wednesday. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials declined to comment on the specifics of the operation Tuesday, but it reportedly planned to take place within the next few weeks, the Chronicle reported .