immigration

Trump 'venting' about DACA, Cornyn says

President Donald Trump discussed the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program with Republican leaders of Congress at dinner Wednesday night, but mostly was "venting," one attendee said.

Organizers: Migrant caravan won't end in Mexico

US President Donald Trump's move to deploy the National Guard has not deterred a caravan of Central American migrants planning to cross through Mexico to the US border. Instead, the migrants will disperse into smaller groups after reaching Mexico City.

Trump on immigration: Fact check

President Donald Trump spoke to reporters Tuesday and tweeted at length about immigration and border security, saying the US "basically" has "no border."

Justice Department rolls out case quotas for immigration judges

The Department of Justice has announced it will evaluate immigration judges on how many cases they close and how fast they hear cases, a move that judges and advocates criticize as potentially jeopardizing the courts' fairness and perhaps leading to far more deportations.

At Mar-a-Lago, Trump hears from immigration hardliners

Retreating from the White House for a three-night stay at his Florida estate, President Donald Trump heard this weekend from a parade of allies -- many on the Fox News payroll -- that his base believes he is softening on immigration.

Federal judge lifts parts of Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Washington state has blocked parts of the Trump administration's travel ban that limits entry into the United States by refugees from several majority Muslim nations.

McConnell may allow immigration vote in January

The Senate will hold a vote on immigration legislation, including whether to extend the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, next month, but only if lawmakers can reach a deal before the end of January, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday.