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Trump Looks to Expand Homeland Security Power Over Deportations

The 13-page proposal opens the door for DHS officials to expand their jurisdictions to a national level.

by TeleSUR – The States

The White House is debating the expansion of the Department of Homeland Security’s authority to allow for the rapid deportation of undocumented immigrants. 221 more words


Why DREAMers can't just 'rest easy'

Texas and nine other states are giving the federal government a September 5 deadline to either agree to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program or face a lawsuit. 739 more words


Book Review: Another Man's Ground by Claire Booth---and a Giveaway!

Another Man’s Ground
Sheriff Hank Worth Mysteries #2
Claire Booth
Minotaur Books, July 2017
ISBN 978-1-250-08441-5

From the publisher—

It starts out as an interesting little theft case. 764 more words

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ICE Officers Told to Take Action Against All Undocumented Immigrants Encountered While on Duty

A directive from the head of ICE’s enforcement unit appears to push for tougher action than the Trump administration has publicly promised.

by Marcelo Rochabrun/ 1,090 more words


Texas Senate Bill 4: On Pride & Prejudice

SB4, Texas Senate Bill 4, passed on May 7, 2017 and will go into effect on September 1, 2017. Champions of SB4 claim that it will increase public safety by requiring the state to enforce laws already put in place by the federal government. 455 more words


Kruse Leads Senate to Expand Oregon Health Plan to Immigrant Kids

An eight-year battle by the Oregon Latino Health Coalition is nearing an end, as the state plans to spend $36 million covering the last 17,600 uninsured children in the state, undocumented immigrants. 15 more words

Oregon Legislature

Oregon advances plan to extend Medicaid to unauthorized immigrant kids

Oregon is on the verge of extending Medicaid coverage to children brought to the country illegally, after the state Senate approved the plan on Monday. 13 more words

Oregon Legislature