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Homeland Security Cancels Massive Roundups of Undocumented Immigrants

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's Department of Homeland Security had planned nationwide raids to target 8,400 undocumented immigrants later this month, according to three law enforcement officials and an internal document that described the plan as "the largest operation of its kind in the history of ICE," an acronym for U.S. Read more >

Trump Moves to End DACA and Calls on Congress to Act

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to the Obama-era program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation, calling it an “amnesty-first approach” and urging Congress to pass a replacement before he begins phasing out its protections in six months. Read more >

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Trump has decided to end DACA, with 6-month delay

White House aides huddled Sunday afternoon to discuss the rollout of a decision likely to ignite a political firestorm — and fulfill one of the president’s core campaign promises. Read more >

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White House: Trump's DACA decision coming Tuesday

President Trump will announce his decision on whether to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program on Tuesday, the White House announced. Read more >

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The Looming Uncertainty for Dreamers Like Me

Tuesday was my first day back at school at Baruch College for my senior year. Read more >

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Judge Blocks Texas Immigration Crackdown

AUSTIN, Texas ― A federal judge on Wednesday  Read more >

Houston mayor works to dispel deportation rumors, urges illegal immigrants to seek flood assistance

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is urging illegal immigrants to seek flood-related assistance in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, reports the  Read more >

Trump under the gun as Dreamers deadline looms

President Donald Trump has been unusually cautious about his plans for so-called Dreamers, but he’s running out of time to make up his mind. Read more >

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Point-based immigration doesn’t add up

The White House recently embraced a proposal to cut legal immigration to the United States using a ‘merit’-based points system. Read more >

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