One Republican lawmaker says the U.S. is being invaded as tens of thousands of children from Central America have illegally crossed the border since last October.
The anti-amnesty group, Americans for Legal Immigration PAC (ALIPAC), is calling on Americans to mail their “gently used underwear” to President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner in response to a government request for new briefs for the recent surge of illegal immigrants being held by border patrol.
Brewer To Obama: ‘Dangerous And Unconscionable’ To Send Illegal Immigrant Families From Texas To Arizona
Calling it dangerous and unconscionable, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday sent a letter to President Barack Obama criticizing reports that immigration officials sent migrant families from Texas to Arizona, later dropping them off at Greyhound stations in Phoenix and Tucson.
Making a weaving string of comments on immigration reform at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation economic summit in Washington, the California Democrat said that “as a country, we cannot, let me say, we cannot prohibit a path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants.
Commuters faced slippery, slush-covered roads on Friday after yet another winter storm brought snow and ice to the East Coast, leaving at least 21 people dead, including a pregnant woman struck by a mini-plow in New York City whose baby was then born by cesarean section in critical condition.
Nearly half of immigrants facing deportation have won their cases in the last year, says study.
Utilities are making steady progress in restoring power to tens of thousands, but one utility says some Maryland residents will be in the dark until Saturday.
Icy conditions caused tricky commutes for many people in the D.C. region Wednesday, but it completely prevented some MARC Brunswick line riders from reaching their destinations.
The high number of winter storm threats this season has drawn down the Washington region’s road salt stockpiles to a less-than-ideal level.
This winter’s chilly weather has crews breaking up ice on the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries for the first time in years.