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Trump Administration Takes Another Hit on DACA

Trump Administration Takes Another Hit on DACA

The fate of Dreamers remains to be seen.

Senate Rejects Immigration Bills, Leaves Dreamers in Limbo

Senate Rejects Immigration Bills, Leaves Dreamers in Limbo

In a blow to Trump, 14 senators from his own party opposed the president's bill.

NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman To Sue Over GOP Health Bill

Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Federal Court Ruling Granting Preliminary Injunction In DACA Case

A.G. Schneiderman leads coalition of 17 AGs that sued to protect Dreamers.

Second U.S. Judge Blocks Trump Administration from Ending DACA Program

Second U.S. Judge Blocks Trump Administration from Ending DACA Program

U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis in Brooklyn ruled that DACA cannot end in March as the Trump administration had planned.

At long last, Senate debates 'Dreamer' immigrants' future

At Long Last, Senate Debates ‘Dreamer’ Immigrants’ Future

Sen. John Cornyn, the No. 2 Republican, put tight time constraints on the normally slow-moving Senate.

Trump Administration Backpedals on Citizenship for ‘Dreamers’

New Mexico Newspaper Apologizes for Cartoon Linking ‘Dreamers’ to Criminality

All of the U.S. senators and members of Congress from New Mexico condemned the cartoon in a joint statement, saying it "plays to the most false and negative stereotype of 'Dreamers,' which can only serve to enrage extremists."

‘Dreamer’ Immigration Bill Not on U.S. Senate Agenda This Month

Exclusive: Trump Administration May Target Immigrants Who Use Food Aid, Other Benefits

The draft rules are a sharp departure from current guidelines, which have been in place for nearly two decades.

Here’s What The $495 DACA Application Fee Is Worth in States with The Most Dreamers

Here’s What The $495 DACA Application Fee Is Worth in States with The Most Dreamers

The majority of recipients aren’t “lazy” but cannot possibly earn a livable wage.

The Chief of Staff Needs to Get Off His Privileged Racist Ass and Do Some Homework

The Chief of Staff Needs to Get Off His Privileged Racist Ass and Do Some Homework

And his draft-dodging boss needs to put his juvenile visions of military dictatorship out of his head.

Immigrants 'Too Lazy To Get Off Their Asses' Says Chief of Staff Kelly

Immigrants ‘Too Lazy To Get Off Their Asses’ Says Chief of Staff Kelly

What really keeps eligible Dreamers from applying for DACA? A $495 application fee and fear.

Congress grapples with immigration, averting funding fight

Congress Grapples with Immigration, Averting Funding Fight

Legislation to help young "Dreamer" immigrants struggled to gain footing in Congress on Monday.

Two U.S. Senators Unveil Bipartisan Immigration Plan

Plan would protect young “Dreamer” immigrants who were brought to the United States as children.

Trump Spent MLK Day Tweeting Vulgarities From His Florida Golf Course

Trump: Any Immigration Plan Without Border Wall ‘Waste of Time’

The president tweeted his position Monday morning ahead of a bipartisan compromise plan expected to be unveiled by top senators.

Dreamer Facing Deportation Not Entitled to Court-Appointed Lawyer

Dreamer Facing Deportation Not Entitled to Court-Appointed Lawyer

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a deportation order against a Honduran boy who fled gang violence with his mother and who appeared in immigration court without a lawyer.

U.S. judge in immigrants case blasts Trump's 'vicious' comments

U.S. Judge in Immigrants Case Blasts Trump’s ‘Vicious’ Comments

"In this country, in over 230 years, this is not ordinary," Judge Garaufis said. "It's extreme. It's recurring. It's vicious."

Anti-Immigration Policies Will be Detrimental to U.S. Economy and Workforce

Anti-Immigration Policies Will be Detrimental to U.S. Economy and Workforce

Economists say deporting undocumented immigrants and restricting immigration will remove billions of dollars from economy and cripple labor market.

As Immigration Debate Rages, 'Dreamers' Await Their Fate

As Immigration Debate Rages, ‘Dreamers’ Await Their Fate

"I knew DACA was going to be rescinded, or at least I thought it was, the day he won the election," said Javier Hernandez Kistte, who arrived to the U.S. when he was just 8 years old.

Racist immigration policies

Will Republicans Trash the Economy on the Altar of Bigotry?

With labor growth at zero, does it make sense to deport Dreamers or El Salvadorans? Who are they? What do they contribute?

Camila Cabello at Grammys: Dreamers 'Can't Be Forgotten, Worth Fighting For'

Camila Cabello at Grammys: Dreamers ‘Can’t Be Forgotten, Worth Fighting For’

“I’m a proud, Cuban-Mexican immigrant, born in eastern Havana, standing in front of you on the Grammy stage in New York City,” the chart-topping singer said.

Factbox: What is in Trump's framework for immigration legislation

Factbox: What Is in Trump’s Framework for Immigration Legislation

"This is kind of a bottom line for the president," a senior official told reporters, saying it would be up to lawmakers to determine some of the details.

Trump Seeks $25 Billion for Border Wall, Touts 'Dreamer' Citizenship

Trump Seeks $25 Billion for Border Wall, Touts ‘Dreamer’ Citizenship

Trump so far has rejected bipartisan proposals to continue DACA.

Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall

Democrats Withdraw Offer to Fund Trump’s Wall

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus expressed fears on Tuesday that Republicans in the House of Representatives would pursue a harsh immigration bill.

'Dreamers' Disappointed that Congress Deferred DACA Deal

‘Dreamers’ Disappointed that Congress Deferred DACA Deal

"It's irresponsible of everyone in Congress not to pass something," said Jovan Rodriguez, 27, who was brought to the United States from Mexico by his parents when he was 3 years old. "I'm really disappointed."

Judge Aims to Quickly Decide Lawsuits over DACA

Trump Administration Appeals Against ‘Dreamer’ Immigrant Ruling to Top Court

Solicitor General Noel Francisco said in a court filing "time is of the essence" and asked the high court to rule on the case before its current term ends in June.