“President Donald Trump on Friday [February 15, 2019] declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action [...]
In 2014 The Mexican Government Established A “Southern Border Program” To Enforce Illegal Immigration From Central America Into The United States; Mexico Has Since Detained Hundreds Of Thousands Of Migrants
“In 2014 the Mexican government announced a new ‘Southern Border Program’ aimed at increasing apprehensions and deportations of migrants from Central America and other parts of [...]
“A U.S. judge on Thursday [January 11, 2018] temporarily blocked a decision by President Donald Trump to end DACA later this year. Congress is debating whether or not to write new [...]
Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Created By The Obama Administration in 2012, Provides Temporary Reprieve From Deportation And Limited Rights For Undocumented Youth In U.S.
DACA, or the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”, is “a program created in 2012 by the Obama administration allowing young people brought to this country illegally by their [...]
Illegal Mexico Border Crossing Arrests At 46 Year Low In 2017, Steadily Decreasing Over Time; Immigration Arrests Inside The Country Up 25%
“Arrests of people trying to cross illegally into the U.S. from Mexico plunged to the lowest level since 1971, as fewer people attempted the trek, the Department of Homeland Security [...]
Trump Proposes $18 Billion, 10 Year Expansion Of The Border Wall With Mexico, To Be Funded By United States
“The Trump administration has proposed spending $18 billion over 10 years to significantly extend the border wall with Mexico” which includes “316 miles (505 kilometers) of [...]
Trump Administration Rescinds “Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals” (DACA), Putting As Many As 800,000 Immigrants Who Arrived Before Age 16 (Or With Expired Immigration Status) At Risk Of Deportation
On September 5, 2017 President Trump announced an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, ending “legal protections granted to roughly 800,000 people known as [...]
President Trump considers including transparent sections of the new Mexico border wall: “During a flight aboard Air Force One Wednesday, Trump told reporters, ‘One of the things with [...]
An internal report from the Department of Homeland Security estimates Trump’s proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall expansion will cost $21.6 billion and take 3.5 years to complete. “The [...]
Undocumented Immigration From Mexico to the U.S. Has Declined; Is At 40 Year Low; Net Negative Migration To U.S.
The number of undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the U.S. illegally has declined by around 15% from 2007 to 2014, from around 6.9 million to around 5.6 million (2014 numbers are [...]