DACA

  • Metro Detroit immigrant deported to Mexico after 30 years in US

    DETROIT (WJBK) – After 30 years in Detroit, Jorge Garcia said goodbye to his family as he complied with a deportation order back to Mexico on Monday morning. Garcia cried as he held each heartbroken family member at Detroit Metropolitan airport, as onlookers stood nearby with signs reading “stop...
  • Video: Man spends 30 years in the U.S. now deported because he is too old for DACA

    His arms wrapped around his wife and two teenage children, Jorge Garcia’s eyes welled up Monday as he looked into their eyes one last timenear the entrance to the airport security gate. His wife, Cindy Garcia, cried out while his daughter, Soleil, 15, sobbed into Garcia’s shoulder as they hugged,...
  • ICE Targets 7-Eleven Stores In Nationwide Immigration Raids

    Federal immigration enforcement agents raided 7-Eleven stores across the country early Wednesday, in search of employees who are in the U.S. illegally and managers who knowingly employ them. Agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement conducted sweeps of 98 stores in 17 states and Washington, D.C., arresting 21 people...
  • Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio repsonse to DACA recipients “Deport them”

    Former Arizona county sheriff Joe Arpaio said he thinks recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program should be deported. “Deport them,” Arpaio told NPR’s “Morning Edition” in an interview airing Thursday morning. “When we come across these kids, or some are older than just kids,” Arpaio said, “then deport...
  • Republicans And Democrats Seek Path To DACA Deal In Coming Weeks

    The DREAM Act has failed to pass when Democrats have held complete control of government; when Republicans have held all the cards; and in periods when the two parties have split control of the White House, Senate and House. But lawmakers from both parties hope to secure permanent legal...
  • Trump’s message to Democrats…”No dreamer deal without a boarder wall”

    President Trump on Friday demanded that Democrats approve funding for his signature Mexican border wall before he supports a program designed to protect immigrants brought into the US illegally as minors. “The Democrats have been told, and fully understand, that there can be no DACA without the desperately needed...
  • Video: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi believes that Trump will stand by DREAMERS

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said today that while President Donald Trump’s actions on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program have been “heartbreaking,” she has “confidence” he will stand by the young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children, known as Dreamers, going forward. Pelosi told “The View” Friday...
  • Biden: Trump undermining America’s standing in the world

    Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) argued Thursday that President Trump’s actions during his tenure have undermined the United States in the eyes of the world. In an op-ed for The New York Times, Biden slammed Trump’s recent decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), his response to...
  • President Trump says no deal made with Democrats on DACA immigrant children

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said any move on illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children would have to be tied to security, disputing Democratic congressional leaders who said they had reached a deal with him on the issue. “No deal was made...