DHS

immigration

Trump Threatens Mass Deportations of Undocumented Immigrants

Acting ICE Director Mark Morgan also said this month he planned to ramp up arrests of people who’ve received their final deportation orders.
Tim Marcin
6.18.19
immigration

Trump's Homeland Security Chief Is Giving Bad Immigration Data to Congress

Kevin McAleenan said that 90% of asylum seekers don't show up for their hearings. That's not true.
Gaby Del Valle
6.12.19
immigration

The Trump Administration is Converting a Former “Man Camp” in Texas into a Shelter for Migrant Kids

Once used to house workers from the Eagle Ford Shale oil fields, it will be converted to house up to 1,600 migrant children.
Mimi Dwyer
6.7.19
Immigrant deaths

Democrats Had to Clarify They Didn't, In Fact, Accuse DHS Secretary of Murdering Migrants

The acting DHS head suggested more funding could’ve prevented the deaths of five migrant children under the government’s watch since December.
Emma Ockerman
5.22.19
immigration

Everything that happened during Trump's immigration purge this week

In the past week, President Trump made sweeping and at times unprecedented changes to the nation's immigration leadership.
Alex Lubben
4.13.19
homeland security

The Stephen Millers of the world aren't happy about the guy now leading DHS

Immigration hard-liners are less than thrilled with Kevin McAleenan.
Tess Owen
4.8.19
immigration

There's only 1 baby left at the largest family detention center in U.S., ICE says

Last year, 21-month-old Mariee Juárez died of a respiratory infection shortly after leaving the Dilley detention center.
Rex Santus
3.5.19
MILITARY

A U.S. marine is being investigated for sharing anti-Semitic and racist memes online

House Democrats are asking the Pentagon to explain how it screens service members across the armed services for extremist beliefs.
Tess Owen
2.26.19
immigration

ICE facility in the middle of chicken pox outbreak has one doctor to treat 1,500 detainees, congressman says

When Democratic Rep. Jason Crow tried to visit the facility on Wednesday, he was denied entry.
Emma Ockerman
2.21.19
immigration

45-year-old Mexican migrant is the third person to die in Border Patrol custody since December

The person’s death follows the December deaths of two Guatemalan children in Border Patrol custody.
Emma Ockerman
2.19.19
government shutdown

Progressive Freshman Lawmakers to Vote No on Spending Bill That Would Fund ICE

Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, and Rashida Tlaib will vote against a bipartisan bill because it increases funding to the Department of Homeland Security.
Marie Solis
2.15.19
Border

"Thousands" more troops are being sent to the U.S.-Mexico border

The additional deployment comes as unauthorized border crossings have hit record lows
Tess Owen
1.30.19
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