Like many undocumented immigrants, Oscar Alfaro said he came to the United States to escape poverty and earn enough money to support his family. He has been living in Washington, D.C., for the past 15 years where he has been working, paying taxes and raising his two daughters. 728 more words
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“Get ready,” says Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (IL-D) in an MSNBC interview. “It’s music to my ears that someone would have a source at the White House that say it’s five million.” 475 more words
SACRAMENTO (CBS / AP) — Legislation sent to the governor’s desk Tuesday intends to crack down on people who try to make immigrants pay unnecessary fees for driver’s licenses. 422 more words
KIMT News 3 – More than 22 Iowa county jails are requesting a court order from a judge, before taking in undocumented immigrant detainees.
A new study from the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa shows that a number of these county jails say they’re just too crowded. 186 more words
(HOUSTON) — National Guard troops are now being deployed to secure Texas’ border with Mexico. The move will cost the state $12 million a month. 227 more words