Daily Archives: July 23, 2018

Dem lawmakers slam ICE for forcing parents to pay ‘exorbitant’ fees to call their children

The group of Democrats argue that ICE policy allows the imposition of steep prices to place phone calls in immigration detention facilities, BuzzFeed reported, citing a letter lawmakers sent to the agency.  ...

New York nonprofit Cayuga Centers takes care of migrant kids — and triples revenue

Without their parents, often knowing no English, they're brought by federal agents on journeys as long as 2,000 miles from the southwest U.S. border to social services programs operated by nonprofit, religious or private ...

Immigrant Parents Face a Dilemma: Will Making an Asylum Claim Make it Harder to Reunite with Their Kids?

She spent the weekend calling and e-mailing ice officials, as well as staff at the Honduran consulate, to try to get more information. “I thought my client was supposed to be covered by a judge’s order,” she told me, in ...

Trump’s Consumer Watchdog Nominee Refuses to Say if She Helped Plan Family Separations

Trump’s nominee to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has no background in consumer finance or banking. ...

Judge, Calm in Court, Takes Hard Line on Splitting Families

"There are so many (enforcement) decisions that have to be made, and each one is individual," he said in his calm, almost monotone voice. "How can the court issue such a blanket, overarching order telling the attorney ge ...

Reuniting Families: How Chaos Could Have Been Avoided

They could have prepared tags to hang around the necks of each family member with their dates of birth, names and origins. ...

‘I’m Ashamed’: Americans Blame Trump After Mom’s Deportation

But Stegall's face only appears on a screen, and her words come in unreliable cell connections and a barrage of texts. Lives once lived together are divided by some 1,600 miles. A woman who married an American and gave b ...

Congratulations, You Are Now a U.S. Citizen. Unless Someone Decides Later You’re Not.

She took the oath of citizenship in 2007, a step she felt would secure her status in her adopted homeland. But hers, it turns out, is not a feel-good immigrant story: The Justice Department has moved to revoke Ms. Borgoñ ...

Hillary Clinton to help immigrants reuniting with children

“I’m going to be tweeting about this in the days to come, but if any of you work for an airline please direct message me because these families will need vouchers and discounted tickets to be reunited over these thousand ...

A Heartwarming Care Package For Migrant Children Separated From Families

More than 2,500 migrant children are waiting for the government to reunite them with their families after being forcibly separated at the southwestern border and sent to shelters across the country. ...

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