immigration

House set to vote on immigration bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The House will vote Thursday on two Democratic-sponsored immigration bills. One bill would create a pathway to citizenship for both young undocumented “Dreamers” and people with temporary protected status. The other would allow undocumented farm workers to apply …

Republicans decry Biden’s border stance

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Congressional Republicans are unifying around criticism of the Biden administration’s management of the southern border as America sees an influx of migrants, including children. A record number of unaccompanied migrant children are in Border Patrol custody, more than …

SCOTUS to review immigrant benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Supreme Court will review a controversial move by the Trump administration to limit the number of immigrants by determining the likelihood of their needing public assistance. The court will look at the 2019 decision by the Department …

Biden administration pauses deportations

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Biden administration ordered a pause on some deportations. The hold comes with a review of immigration enforcement practices and policies at the direction of acting Homeland Security Secretary David Pekoske. It will last 100 days, starting no …

Local protesters call on congress to cut ICE funding

MEDFORD, Ore. — On Tuesday, September 10th, members of the Oregon District 2 chapter of Indivisible, and its supporters rallied in Medford. They were calling on Congress to pull funding from immigration and customs enforcement. Protestors say they feel the government is …