Cerrar el gobierno si no le dan fondos para el muro fronterizo es tan innecesario y ofensivo como la propuesta misma del muro Washington, DC – Tras destrozar un proyecto de ley de gastos bipartidista que habría podido financiar al gobierno, Trump y el Partido Republicano nos están llevando al cierre del mismo. A continuación… Continue »

Shutdown over Border Wall as Unnecessary and Offensive as the Wall Proposal Itself With Trump and the GOP blowing up a bipartisan spending bill that would have funded the government, we are now headed into a shutdown. The following is a statement by Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice. Trump is terrible at the… Continue »

This week, talk show host Samantha Bee of TBS’ Full Frontal hosted an entire holiday special highlighting Donald Trump’s continued assault on immigrants, what’s going on with asylum and families at the border, and the plight of immigrant families across the country. “Christmas on I.C.E.,” as the special was called, was dedicated to raising money… Continue »

All of Texas’ border delegation, including Republican Will Hurd, voted against Trump’s unnecessary wall Austin, TX –  Today, The U.S. Senate is expected to take up a vote on a spending package that will include $5.7 billion for a border wall, a bill that yesterday passed through the U.S. House. In Texas, every Member of… Continue »

“If the GOP is so worked up about border security, they should step in and protect the American people from a president at the border of insanity.” The Trump/Republican plan to shut down the government over an unpopular, ineffective and insulting border wall is a sad reflection of the state of our politics. The President… Continue »

English Associated Press ‘The Toughest Year’: US Immigration Changes Dominated 2018 December 21, 2018 Quartz Kirstjen Nielsen plans to leave after Davos By Heather Timmons December 21, 2018 Associated Press Mexico appears willing but unready to hold US refugees December 21, 2018 Reuters U.S. to Send Some Migrants Back to Mexico as Immigration Cases Proceed:… Continue »

Since November, the Trump administration has been working to keep vulnerable asylum seekers arriving at the U.S. – Mexico border in Mexico as they await the opportunity to apply for asylum, both through an agreement with Mexico and by limiting the number of asylum applicants processed per day.  In spite of horrific conditions reported in… Continue »

After historic drubbing in midterms, the GOP just doesn’t get it After right wing media criticized President Trump this morning, House Republicans blew up a bipartisan Continuing Resolution that would have kept the federal government open. Instead, the House GOP passed a measure along party lines with $5 billion added for Trump’s border wall. As… Continue »

The Trump Administration may have continued its all-out anti-immigrant assault throughout 2018, but they were met at every turn by countless courageous individuals who marched in the streets for their immigrant neighbors, voted against xenophobic candidates and campaigns, spoke truth to power, and demanded the Administration treat immigrants with dignity and fairness. Those who stood… Continue »

English Midland Reporter Telegram No deal: Congress moves to avert border wall shutdown By Kevin Diaz December 19, 2018 Bloomberg (Opinion) Trump Is Making Americans More Immigrant-Friendly By Francis Wilkinson December 19, 2018 Wall Street Journal Homeland Security Chief Set to Testify on Child’s Death at Border By Joshua Jamerson December 20, 2018 Washington Post… Continue »