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Human traffickers telling migrants to get to U.S. before Trump sworn in

The foreign ministers of Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala met earlier this week in Guatemala City to discuss ways to protect tens of thousands of migrants who every year attempt to reach the border with the United States and enter illegally. But, they also warned, the U.S. should be ready for another surge in

Texas soccer coach, an undocumented immigrant, accused of abusing 8 players

A soccer coach in Texas was arrested after he was accused of sexually abused eight of his players — boys between 10 and 15. Police say more players are likely to come forward. Marcos Ramos, an undocumented immigrant living in Corsicana, Texas, is also is wanted in his native Guatemala for sexually assaulting children, police

How to Avoid Immigration, Terrorism and Health Care for 90 Minutes

Ann Coulter, At least we know Trump wasn’t lying when he said he didn’t practice for the debate. Based on the behavior of trained, professional journalists, I gather I’m not supposed to say what I really thought of the debate, but to cheer like a pom-pom girl for my candidate. But the truth is, I

Obama Expands Refugee Program for Central American Migrants

President Barack Obama announced an expansion of a refugee program for Central Americans fleeing violence in their home countries, the day after the Democratic National Convention featured an undocumented immigrant among its opening-night speakers. Some adults will be eligible to accompany minors under age 21 seeking refugee status from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras as

White House defends deportations after Democratic complaints

The White House on Friday defended its deportation policy after complaints from Democratic presidential candidates and congressional leaders that a sweep targeting Central American illegal immigrants is inhumane. Reuters reported on Thursday that U.S. immigration officials plan a month-long series of raids in May and June to deport hundreds of Central American mothers and children

U.S. plans new wave of immigrant deportation raids

U.S. immigration officials are planning a month-long series of raids in May and June to deport hundreds of Central American mothers and children found to have entered the country illegally, according to sources and an internal document seen by Reuters. The operation would likely be the largest deportation sweep targeting immigrant families by the administration

The cost of repatriation, Obama taking care of Amnesty-Seekers

  As we reel from the titanic $3.7 bill Barack Obama just dropped on us for taking care of the amnesty-seekers he invited across the border, it is not unreasonable to ask how much it would cost to send them all back home.  For some reason, Sarah Smith at Politico seems to think it’s a