May 11, 2018

A new 7-state lawsuit seeking to end DACA could force a Supreme Court decision

While court rulings have kept DACA going so far, a new lawsuit could complicate the program's fate.

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May 9, 2018

Backlash against California sanctuary law grows as Santa Clarita votes to oppose the measure

The California communities' revolt is part of a broader conservative backlash against sanctuary policies.
April 25, 2018

After latest blow to Trump administration in DACA ruling, immigrants are still “cautiously waiting”

A federal judge has dealt another blow to Trump, but DACA recipients are still waiting for a permanent solution.
April 4, 2018

Is Trump sending troops to the border because of a report he saw on Fox News? Signs point to yes.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, however, tied the Fox News’ migrant caravan story to the troop decision.
April 1, 2018

Donald Trump kicks off Easter by threatening Mexico with the end of NAFTA

The president attacked Mexico, Democrats, DACA and NAFTA in his Easter morning tweets.
March 30, 2018

While you weren’t looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t about Roseanne Barr

Scott Pruitt took up residence in a condo co-owned by an energy lobbyist's wife, Homeland Security plans to deny immigrants tax credits and Betsy DeVos forces teachers to return grant money.

March 7, 2018

Trump administration brings suit against California over sanctuary cities — but will they win?

The Trump administration is continuing its attack on "sanctuary cities" with a new lawsuit against California.
Feb. 13, 2018

How the immigration program Donald Trump wants to end helped diversify America

Diversity visas offer residents of countries that have sent relatively few immigrants to the U.S. a pathway to America. Now, Congress may axe the program.
Feb. 6, 2018

As Congress debates punting on DACA, “Dreamers” face greater job, life uncertainty

“They act like our lives don’t matter because we don’t have a piece of paper that says we are U.S. citizens. This is the only country that we know. This is the only country that we recognize."
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Jan. 31, 2018

The diversity visa lottery program Trump wants to kill isn’t the free-for-all he claims

Trump misspoke about the program during the State of the Union — but the visa lottery hasn't been without its critics.
Jan. 31, 2018

Fact-checking Trump’s first State of the Union address

Trump makes false and misleading statements on the economy, coal and immigration.

Jan. 31, 2018

Trump’s first State of the Union is unlikely to change the state of play

State of the Union addresses rarely change public opinion of a president. And given that Trump’s speech was filled with red meat for his base, that trend is likely to hold for Trump’s first SOTU.
Jan. 30, 2018

GOP congressman wants all State of the Union guests to prove their citizenship or face arrest

More than two dozen so-called Dreamers, or undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children, will attend the State of the Union.
Jan. 28, 2018

Sen. Joe Manchin criticizes Nancy Pelosi’s comments on Trump’s immigration plan

Manchin decried the "crazy rhetoric" of his colleagues after Pelosi said Trump's immigration proposal was a way to "make America white again."
Jan. 27, 2018

Black immigrants with temporary protected status seek options to delay Trump era deportations

There are a handful of options available to Haitian nationals who have just 18 months left of legal residency in the United States.
Jan. 26, 2018

What to eat in one of America’s most diverse neighborhoods

The restaurant scene is, unsurprisingly, fantastic in this area of south Seattle.

Jan. 22, 2018

“They folded immediately”: Progressives fume at Dems over deal to reopen government

"The temperature went up one degree and a lot of Democrats ran screaming from the kitchen."
Jan. 22, 2018

White House defends ad condemning Democrats as “complicit” in murders by immigrants

After distancing itself from the incendiary ad, the White House is now defending the spot, which says Democrats are, "complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants."
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Jan. 13, 2018

Chain migration: How conservatives created the transformative policy they’re now attacking

Trump and Republicans are attacking "chain migration" — a policy created by conservatives with racist intentions that's gone on to transform the country.
Jan. 11, 2018

A prominent immigration activist was just detained by ICE and is slated for deportation

Ravi Ragbir fainted when he heard the news he was being detained and several supporters were arrested trying to block an ambulance from taking him away.
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Dec. 30, 2017

With few legislative victories, Donald Trump signed 55 executive orders in 2017

Trump signed more executive orders in 2017 than most of his recent predecessors. Here are the most noteworthy ones.

Dec. 25, 2017

In Mexicali, Mexican and Chinese food meet in a distinct, delicious way

You'll find dishes like fried Peking duck and shrimp enchiladas served on bean sprouts in this town on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Dec. 14, 2017

Progressives threaten to punish top Democrats if they don’t demand DACA fix

House Democrats are plotting a strategy to push House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to demand a fix for immigrants this year.
Dec. 5, 2017

Why Washington’s fight over protecting 800,000 immigrants could shut down the government

Democrats and moderate Republicans are facing off against a powerful conservative minority over whether to protect people who came to the U.S. as children.
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Dec. 5, 2017

Indiana congressman proposes bill criminalizing lawmakers who protect undocumented immigrants

The proposed bill would impose jail time and a $1 million fine on politicians who protect undocumented immigrants from deportation.
Nov. 30, 2017

Top House Democrat: “I’m not interested in bills” that do not protect DACA recipients

The stakes are rising in Congress over whether Republicans can strike a deal to keep the government open and protect immigrants who came to the US as children.

Nov. 8, 2017

Has Donald Trump fulfilled his 5 big economic promises? How they have held up one year post-election

Have President Donald Trump's economic promises held up? Here's what the data shows, one year after the 2016 election.
Nov. 7, 2017

We all swore we’d move to Canada if Trump won. These people actually did.

Canada may not be perfect, but for these three, it was the ideal escape from Trump's America.
Nov. 3, 2017

Trump administration suggests action against ACLU lawyers in teen immigrant abortion case

Department of Justice lawyers are calling for the American Civil Liberties Union attorneys to be disciplined for having “misled” the DOJ about the nature of the girl’s Oct. 25 appointment.
Oct. 27, 2017

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from this week that didn’t involve Trump’s Twitter feuds

A 10-year-old undocumented immigrant with cerebral palsy gets detained leaving the hospital, and Ben Carson delays a key anti-segregation measure.