A U.S. official told Congress on Tuesday it would be “rational” to legislate a path for citizenship for illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children, but within hours the administration backtracked, saying his comments did not state the views of President Donald Trump. The Trump...
President Trump's DACA deadline has passed without a fix from Congress. Two federal judges ordered the Trump administration to partially reinstate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.. Source: Wochit News -
The already-dwindling political urgency for Congress to reach an immigration deal all but collapsed on Monday when the Supreme Court took a pass on the issue. The high court declined to take up the.. Source: Wochit -
The US government has shut down after Congress missed a midnight deadline to renew funding needed to prevent such a scenario. It is the second shutdown in under a month: in January the administration.. Source: Euronews English -
The White House's immigration proposal includes a pathway to citizenship for 1.8 million "Dreamers" in exchange for $25 billion for border security and enforcement. The framework also includes changes.. Source: CBS News -
The March 5 deadline that President Donald Trump set for winding down a disputed immigration program continues to add a sense of urgency to the debate about so-called Dreamers, even though a court.. Source: Wochit News -
Ellis Island was the first place many hopeful immigrants saw upon arrival on US shores, the repository for all their dreams. Now one of New York's most popular tourist destinations, it has been shut.. Source: Euronews English -