Cuomo threatens to sue ICE over immigration raids

Gov. Cuomo on Wednesday threatened to sue US Immigration and Customs Enforcement for what he called relentless “unconstitutional” round-ups of undocumented immigrants in the state. Joined by immigrant-rights advocates at his Manhattan office, Cuomo also said he's issuing an executive order to … from Google Alert – immigration https://ift.tt/2HZ4LWd via IFTTT Advertisements

Quit vilifying immigrants and follow what the Bible says, bishop tells NC Methodists

Methodists in Eastern North Carolina need to fulfill the biblical mandate of “welcoming the stranger” and help immigrants in their communities instead of vilifying them, the bishop said Wednesday. “What else can we do?" Bishop Hope Morgan Ward said during a forum on immigration at the conference's … from Google Alert – immigration https://ift.tt/2HsaHpA via IFTTT

GOP senator: ‘We were there’ on immigration before talks got derailed

Collins said during a Senate Appropriations hearing that an immigration deal fell apart after the Department of Homeland Security issued a "misleading" … talks that produced that proposal, which Trump threatened to veto because it did not cover all four "pillars" of the White House immigration proposal. from Google Alert – immigration https://ift.tt/2HXEPdv via IFTTT

US judge criticizes immigration arrest of Chinese woman in exam scam

BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge expressed outrage on Wednesday that a U.S. immigration agent came to court to arrest a Chinese woman just as she was sentenced to probation for using a fake passport and visa to take a graduate school entrance exam for someone else. U.S. District Judge Indira … from Google Alert – … More US judge criticizes immigration arrest of Chinese woman in exam scam

Labour demands government changes ‘cruel’ immigration policy

The Windrush scandal dominated proceedings in Westminster today, with Home Secretary Amber Rudd coming under more pressure to resign. Jeremy Corbyn demanded the government rethink what he called its “cruel” immigration policy and get rid of “bogus” targets. Ms Rudd told MPs she bitterly … from Google Alert – immigration https://ift.tt/2HXWGB6 via IFTTT