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Trump: Deport Children of Immigrants Living Illegally in US

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wants more than a wall to keep out immigrants living in the country illegally. He also wants to end “birthright citizenship” for their children, he said Sunday. And he would rescind Obama administration executive orders on immigration and toughen deportation, allowing in only “the good ones.”

08/16/2015

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Wednesday that blocking federal police money to cities that harbor immigrants in the U.S. illegally would be a way to corral those who have committed crimes. (File photo. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush: End Sanctuary Cities For Immigrants In U.S. Illegally

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Wednesday that blocking federal police money to cities that harbor immigrants in the U.S. illegally would be a way to corral those who have committed crimes.

07/09/2015

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Trump Defends Mexican Immigrant Comments: ‘Somebody’s Doing The Raping’

Billionaire businessman and 2016 presidential candidate Donald Trump doubled down on his recent comments claiming “rapists” and “killers” are pouring into the southern U.S. border illegally.

07/02/2015

House GOP Expands Attack Against Obama Immigration Actions  (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

House GOP Expands Attack Against Obama Immigration Actions

House Republicans plan to take broad aim at President Barack Obama’s immigration policies next week, including votes to overturn protections for immigrants brought illegally to this country as kids.

01/09/2015

President Barack Obama speaks on immigration reform at the Copernicus Community Center on November 25, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Many Illegal Immigrants Who Apply For Work Permits Will Be Eligible For Social Security, Medicare

Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits under President Barack Obama’s new executive actions would be eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits upon reaching retirement age, according to the White House.

11/28/2014

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More Illegal Immigrants Making States Along East Coast Their Home

Immigrants entering the U.S. illegally are increasingly making states along the East Coast their home rather than states closer to the Mexican border.

11/18/2014

An anti-immigration group is running more than $1 million in ads criticizing lawmakers for not stopping the flow of new workers into the United States.  (John Moore/Getty Images)

Anti-Immigration Group Starts $1M Ad Campaign In 10 States

An anti-immigration group is running more than $1 million in ads criticizing lawmakers for not stopping the flow of new workers into the United States.

10/15/2014

The top three officials at the Justice Department agency that oversees the federal immigration court system used their positions to help relatives get paid internships, according to a report released Thursday by the Justice Department's inspector general. Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Immigration Judges’ Union Wants Courts Independent Of Justice Department

The federal immigration court system should be separated from the Justice Department and operated independently of federal law enforcement, the top two leaders of the immigration judges’ union said Wednesday.

08/27/2014

Mexican President Hails Obama's Immigration Order 'An Act Of Justice'  (Photo credit should read RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Pew: Two-Thirds Of Mexicans Dissatisfied With Direction Of Their Country

A new survey from Mexico finds that the country’s residents have increasingly negative views of the economy and leadership, with 44 percent of Mexicans saying they believe life is better in the United States for those who migrated.

08/27/2014

A majority of Americans say that unaccompanied minors apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border should be allowed to remain in the country for at least some length of time. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of Americans Say Migrant Children Should Stay In US Temporarily

A majority of Americans say that unaccompanied minors apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border should be allowed to remain in the country for at least some length of time.

08/11/2014

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