Federal Immigration Policy
A recent Justice Department decision has enabled survivors of domestic and gang violence to seek asylum. Lawyers are optimistic that the ruling will help the courts move quicker.
An analysis of how the Trump administration's efforts to end DACA have affected the lives of those who qualify for the program
Visas issued to countries affected by the travel ban fell by 60 percent, State Department data shows.
The travel ban was issued in Trump’s first week as president and has gone through many iterations, but in his first term, it has impacted the lives of thousands of Americans hoping that their loved ones could join them.
Planned cuts to USCIS could further compound an already growing backlog, experts say.
Furloughs at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services are drawing closer, but Leahy says a budget surplus could sustain the agency longer
The U.S. will be one of only four nations to charge people seeking protection.
It's the ‘final nail in the coffin for the immigration system.’
A program designed in the Obama administration was supposed to solve the root of immigration from El Salvador and the rest of Central America. However, people are stuck with no opportunities after facing deportation, forcing them to leave again.
“I’m giving praise to the most high for answering all our (DACA recipients) prayers,” said Marsha Smith, a DACA holder from Jamaica