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Thursday, September 03, 2015
As summer ends, it's becoming clear that we won't see a repeat of last year's "border surge" of Central American minors seeking asylum at the U.S. southern border.
That surge captivated headlines, clogged immigration courts, and caused President Obama to declare a border crisis last year.
But this year is ...
Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
While Donald Trump's recent position paper on immigration dominates headlines, a new study of unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. digs into the latest numbers.
The Washington, D.C.-based Migration Policy Institute released "An Analysis of Unauthorized Immigrants in the United States by Country and Region of Birth." It's based on U.S. ...
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
A new government report recommends that the U.S. Border Patrol double its internal affairs investigators to focus on corruption and the alleged mistreatment of migrants along the Mexican border.
The interim report, written at the request of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, focuses on three themes: rooting ...
Friday, June 12, 2015
The Obama administration is under growing pressure to change its policies governing the detention of thousands of migrants who came to the United States illegally.
Maybe it is a coincidence, but consider what has happened this past week:
--The American Immigration Council and the American Civil Liberties Union announced a ...
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Monday, June 08, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to block two San Francisco gun control measures that were fiercely opposed by the National Rifle Association. At least one veteran court observer says the high court's decision raises questions about how the justices interpret the Second Amendment.
First, the basics: A 2007 San ...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Monday, May 11, 2015
Friday, May 08, 2015
Thursday, May 07, 2015
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau indicate a change in the flow of immigrants arriving in the U.S. from around the world and offer a look at what the nation will look like in the future.
The political debate today in Washington remains focused on the status of ...
Friday, May 01, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015
A federal appeals court in New Orleans heard oral arguments in a case that could determine the viability of President Obama's plan to temporarily shield more than 4 million undocumented immigrants from deportation and issue them work permits.
At stake is whether the president will get to implement his plan ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Thursday, April 02, 2015
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
California's system of direct democracy — the voter initiative process — has produced landmark laws reducing property taxes, banning affirmative action and legalizing medical marijuana.
Now there's a bid to declare that "the people of California wisely command" that gays and lesbians can be killed.
You read that right.