The Facts On Immigration: What You Need To Know Before The State Of The UnionHere are seven facts that describe the state of immigration in 2019.
1,000 New Citizens Naturalized In St. PaulThe new citizens come from 89 countries, including Somalia, Burma, Mexico, Ethiopia, and Vietnam.
Deportation Concerns Sweep Minnesota's Southeast Asian PopulationMany of the Minnesota residents who came here from Southeast Asia could be impacted by discussions going on right now in the federal government.
Mexico's Incoming Government Denies It's Planning To Host Asylum-SeekersMexico's incoming government denied a report Saturday that it plans to allow asylum-seekers to wait in the country while their claims move through U.S. immigration courts.
On Thanksgiving, Trump Threatens To Shut Down The BorderPresident Trump made a Thanksgiving Day threat to close the U.S. border with Mexico for an undisclosed period of time if his administration determines that its southern ally has lost "control" on its side.
More Than 1,000 Immigrants, From 92 Different Countries, Naturalized In St. PaulThey came from 92 countries. The top countries represented include Somalia, Burma, Mexico, Vietnam, Ethiopia, and Laos.
Appeals Court Rules Against Trump On DACA Immigrant PolicyA U.S. appeals court blocked President Donald Trump on Thursday from immediately ending an Obama-era program shielding young immigrants from deportation, saying the administration's decision was arbitrary because it was based on a flawed legal theory.
Trump Surprises Pentagon, Says Border Troop Numbers Could Hit 15,000President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the number of military troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexican border could reach 15,000 — roughly double the number the Pentagon said it currently plans for a mission whose dimensions are shifting daily.
US: 'Everything On Table' To Block Migrants At BorderHomeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Friday that "everything is on the table" as the administration considered new measures to stifle immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border and send a message that a slow-moving migrant caravan bound for the United States will not be welcome.
Migrants Will Face Long Lines, Waiting Game At U.S. BorderA woman arrived just after sunrise at the Mexican entrance to the busiest border crossing into the U.S. and was quickly surrounded by nearly 100 migrants. She opened a tattered, hardcover notebook bound with silver duct tape and began shouting out numbers from a handwritten list.
Trump Threatens To Cut Off Aid To Central America Over Migrant CaravanPresident Donald Trump says the U.S. will begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing" aid to three Central American nations over a migrant caravan heading to the U.S. southern border.
MPD Union Head Bob Kroll Takes Nat’l TV To Criticize Mpls. Mayor Jacob FreyA dispute between the Minneapolis mayor and the city’s police union president escalated Friday morning. Lt. Bob Kroll appeared on Fox News Channel in response to Mayor Jacob Frey's unveiling of new police squad signs that are in both English and Spanish. They explain to undocumented immigrants what their rights are when police arrest them.