Many Illegal Immigrants Who Apply For Work Permits Will Be Eligible For Social Security, MedicareMany 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.
More Illegal Immigrants Making States Along East Coast Their HomeImmigrants entering the U.S. illegally are increasingly making states along the East Coast their home rather than states closer to the Mexican border.
Anti-Immigration Group Starts $1M Ad Campaign In 10 StatesAn 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.
Immigration Judges' Union Wants Courts Independent Of Justice DepartmentThe 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.
Pew: Two-Thirds Of Mexicans Dissatisfied With Direction Of Their CountryA 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.
Poll: Majority Of Americans Say Migrant Children Should Stay In US TemporarilyA 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.
Poll: 70 Percent Of US Says Traditional Customs, Beliefs Threatened By Illegal ImmigrantsSeventy percent of Americans, including 86 percent of Republican voters, say undocumented immigrants are threatening the U.S. economy, and the country’s traditional customs, values and beliefs.
GOP Rep: 'War On Whites Being Launched By The Democratic Party'Rep. Mo Brooks, R-AL, says he is part of the “Deportation Caucus” that the Wall Street Journal used to label opponents of the Granger immigration bill, with Brooks saying that he believes the Democratic Party has launched a “war on whites.”
Md. Religious Leaders Pray for Immigrant Children Scores of Baltimore-area religious leaders held an interfaith prayer vigil for unaccompanied children who arrived in Maryland after fleeing violence in their home countries.
Dem Rep To Immigrant Minors: 'I Felt Ashamed' Of AmericaRep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., said on Tuesday that she “felt ashamed” of the U.S. for the way the country is handling an ongoing influx of unaccompanied immigrant children illegally crossing the Mexican border into America.
Reid: 'I'm Not Going To Block Anything'Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request to address the immigration crisis on the nation's southern border.