Hours after veto threat, Trump signs spending bill, avoiding government shutdown
Shortly before 9 a.m., Trump stunned Republican lawmakers by threatening to veto the spending bill because of lingering disputes over funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall and the failure to address an immigration program for children. While Trump's ...
Trump threatens to veto budget, raising risk of government shutdown
Senate Approves $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill
House Approves $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill
Fight over US spending bill rekindles immigration debate
Republicans are seeking hundreds of millions of dollars more for the Department of Homeland Security to expand the number of beds for immigrant detainees and to hire more federal agents to patrol U.S. borders and the country's interior. That is aimed ...
Born in the USA and still hassled about the immigration status of their parents
J.E.B. Stuart High School in Fairfax County will soon be renamed Justice High, honoring an American value denied to some students there by three of Virginia's most distinguished public colleges and universities. Twelfth-grader Quetzali Cruz, a native ...
Supreme Court takes up new immigration detention dispute
They can be held indefinitely without a bond hearing after completing their criminal sentences. The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in 2016 that convicted immigrants who are not immediately detained by immigration ...