2018 Elections

Transparency

DHS Says Cities Hid 142 Suspected Gang Members From Deportation

City and country governments ignored federal “detainer” requests and released 142 suspected members of MS-13 and other criminal gangs in the eight months up to June 2017, says a report from the Department of Homeland Security to the Senate’s judiciary committee.

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WashPost: 100,000 Migrants Caught, Released Under Trump

President Donald Trump’s border agencies have released 100,000 migrants since January 2017 because of Congress’ catch-and-release laws, says an administration statement provided to the Washington Post. The newspaper reported: The Trump administration has freed about 100,000 immigrants caught at the U.S.-Mexico

Boehner: Republicans Have 50/50 Shot at Keeping the House

Friday on NBC’s “Today,” former Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said Republicans have a “50/50” chance of holding control of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018. Partial transcript as follows: GUTHRIE: Are you worried about Republicans losing control of the House?