In Shift, Trump Will Pick Kenneth Cuccinelli to Oversee Legal Immigration
Mr. Cuccinelli, who was expected to coordinate immigration policy, will instead be chosen to take over for the embattled head of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.
1/24/19: Red and Blue
Competing bills to reopen government fail; The current state of Immigration in the U.S.
Head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services resigns upon Trump’s request
Lee Francis Cissna told staff on Friday that his last day would be June 1, according to a copy of the email obtained by The Associated Press.
Trump will tap ex-Virginia attorney general for U.S. immigration agency: Washington Post
U.S. President Donald Trump will pick former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli as the head of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
Trump asks Citizenship and Immigration Services head to quit
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has asked the head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to resign, leaving yet another vacancy within the Department of Homeland Security. Lee Francis Cissna told staff on Friday that his last day would be June 1, according to a copy of the email obtained by The Associated Press. [...]
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services director asked to resign
L. Francis Cissna oversaw the agency during the final iteration of the travel ban, attempts to repeal status for “Dreamers” and repeated attempts to limit undocumented immigrants crossing the southern border.
EU elections: Young migrants speak out
Immigration is a key issue in the ongoing European elections, but policies vary considerably from one EU country to another. Our team of reporters went to meet three young migrants who left everything behind to build a new life in Europe. They told us more about their experiences in Hungary, Spain and Germany.
Behind Trump's reversal of an explosive plan to move migrants to Florida
The controversial policy was the latest example of chaotic decision-making on immigration.
Julián Castro Wants To Redefine Which Immigrants Have 'Merit'
The Democratic presidential candidate wants to decriminalize border crossing and argues that President Trump's proposed "merit-based" immigration system "says that only certain people have merit."
Libya's coastguard rescues 290 migrants off Tripoli's coast
The migrants were handed-over to anti-illegal migration department after they were disembarked at two cities.