Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has taken a stern defense regarding his use of a controversial term to describe children of undocumented immigrants who are born in the United States — “anchor babies.”
During a radio interview Wednesday, Bush used the term while…..
By Laura Olson, The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
Aug. 21–Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum on Thursday said that those who come to the U.S. illegally should be treated the same as anyone else who breaks the law when it comes to whether they…..
By Chris Cassidy, Boston Herald
Aug. 20– DERRY, N.H. — Republican front-runner Donald Trump said last night it “would be a shame” if two South Boston brothers who allegedly beat up a homeless man were encouraged by the real-estate mogul’s crusade against illegal…..
By Joe Ferguson, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson
Aug. 19–Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson slipped into Tucson this afternoon to have lunch with more than a dozen supporters.
The former neurosurgeon ate at the Silver Saddle Steakhouse on the south side’s East Benson…..
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday that simply building a wall is not the best way to secure the U.S. border and halt illegal immigration.
Speaking at the Iowa State Fair, the Republican presidential hopeful said he…..
By STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz said Wednesday that the United States shouldn’t automatically grant citizenship to children of immigrants in the country illegally.
The Texas senator is the latest White House hopeful to weigh in…..
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government criticized Donald Trump’s policy proposals on immigration, border security and U.S.- Mexico relations Wednesday, saying they were tainted by bigotry.
The Foreign Relations Department said in emailed comments that the GOP candidate’s stances “reflect prejudice, racism…..
Republican presidential candidate John Kasich on Sunday called for a path to legal status for undocumented immigrants in the U.S., as well as a guest worker program to meet the needs of the labor market.
“The 12 million who are here, we ought…..
Voice of America News
August 18, 2015 3:15 PM
Businessman and Republican presidential contender Donald Trump, in his latest statements about U.S. immigration reform, said children born to immigrants living in the U.S. illegally should be denied citizenship.
An immigration plan released by Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump over the weekend has been embraced by conservatives as a starting point for Republican candidates preparing to make their pitch to voters in 2016.
Here’s a look at what’s in Trump’s plan and…..
By THOMAS BEAUMONT, Associated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump is dividing his Republican presidential rivals anew with his call to rewrite the Constitution to crack down on millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, and to force Mexico to…..
Immigration has taken front and center stage in the 2016 presidential race; indeed, his brash take on immigration policy has shot Donald Trump to the top of the polls. In an op-ed for WND, Pat Buchanan explains how immigrant populations are changing Europe for…..
WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Immigration reform that includes only strict enforcement without addressing other aspects of the system would stifle the American economy, says Theresa Cardinal Brown, director of immigration policy at the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC). A recent BPC report…..
By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) — Three men affiliated with an Arizona militia group are charged in federal court with replicating a tactic long used by smugglers: Stealing drugs from people who have already sneaked them past the Mexican border.
August 16, 2015 12:13 PM
Real estate mogul Donald Trump, the frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, said Sunday that illegal immigrants will have to leave the U.S. if he is elected.
In an interview on NBC’s…..
For the first time since announcing his formal candidacy, Republican Donald Trump on Sunday issued a position paper — a written plan that outlines the specifics of a political strategy — and it should probably surprise no one that it was immigration-centric.
Mexico’s relationship with the United States has always been mutually significant: the two countries share a land border of nearly 2,000 miles, and bilateral issues such as the “war on drugs”, migration, border security and trade will undoubtedly play a key role in…..
By STEPHEN BRAUN, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wants to deny citizenship to the babies of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally as part of an immigration plan that emphasizes border security and deportation for millions.
In a blow to amnesty opponents Friday, a federal appeals court dismissed a case brought by outspoken Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio challenging Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration:
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia affirmed a lower court opinion…..
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