Tag: DHS

Donald Trump, Kirstjen Nielsen

Donald Trump: Kirstjen Nielsen Doing a ‘Good Job’ that Is ‘Not Easy’

“You’re doing a good job, and it’s not an easy job,” Trump said to Nielsen during an immigration roundtable on Wednesday at the White House. “I know what you’re going through right now with families is very tough, but those are the bad laws that the Democrats gave us.”

migrants

DHS Promises ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Migrants

The Department of Homeland Security is promising to prosecute all illegal immigrants, likely reducing the economic incentive for poor migrants to risk jail while trying to get jobs in the United States.

H-2B

DHS Nielsen Approves Extra H-2B Workers

President Donald Trump’s federal agencies will allow companies to bring in an additional 15,000 foreign “guest workers” for use in landscaping, forestry, resorts, and seafood processing, say Maryland seafood executives.

HERMOSILLO, MEXICO - APRIL 24: Central American asylum seekers wait for buses to take them to Tijuana on the U.S.-Mexico border on April 24, 2018 from Hermosillo, Mexico. More than 300 immigrants, the remnants of a caravan of Central Americans that began almost a month before set out on the …

DHS to ‘Caravan’ Migrants: False Asylum Claims Will Be Prosecuted

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen sent a message to members of the “migrant caravan” who are now in Tijuana. The migrants announced they plan to enter the U.S. in massive numbers to declare asylum. Neilsen also addressed her warning to the organizers who may be coaching migrants on how to falsely make a “credible fear” claim.

MCALLEN, TX - AUGUST 07: U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants after they crossed the border from Mexico into the United States on August 7, 2015 in McAllen, Texas. The state's Rio Grande Valley corridor is the busiest illegal border crossing into the United States. Border security and immigration …

Sessions: Zero Tolerance for Illegal Border Crossings

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a zero-tolerance policy for illegal entry into this county. The announcement came in a directive to all of the U.S. Attorney’s Offices along the southwestern border with Mexico.

amnesty

GOP Leaders Expand H-2B Visa-Worker Program

The GOP’s business-first leadership has expanded the H-2B visa-worker program, so reducing marketplace pressure on companies to offer higher wages to Americans just months before the November election.

migrants

ACLU Sues DHS to Force Release of Migrants With Children

The pro-migration ACLU is suing the Department of Homeland Security to help economic migrants use children to smuggle themselves into the United States. President Donald Trump’s DHS tries to detain all migrants pending their asylum hearing because it is easier to repatriate