Trial Set To Begin In Dispute Over Census Citizenship QueryA federal judge is poised to hear evidence from critics of a Commerce Department decision to put a citizenship question on the 2020 Census.
North Texans React To President Trump Wanting To Drop Birthright Citizenship"It doesn't matter how popular the provision is, it doesn't matter how popular the action of the president is, it can't change the Constitution," says Dale Carpenter, a Constitutional Law Professor at SMU.
Wait Times For US Citizenship Applications Stretch To 2 YearsMore than 700,000 immigrants are waiting on applications to become U.S. citizens, a process that once typically took about six months but has stretched to more than two years in some places.
Dallas City Council Passes Resolution On Inclusion Of ImmigrantsThe Dallas City Council unanimously passed a resolution "to establish itself as a Welcoming City and accept a Strategic Welcoming Plan to guide the city’s efforts in the economic inclusion and social integration of immigrants."
Hundreds Of Migrants In U.S.-Bound Caravan Cross Mexican BorderMembers of a U.S.-bound caravan of Central American migrants woke up on a bridge that divides the borders of Guatemala and Mexico.
New Deal Keeps Open Facility That Detains Immigrant FamiliesThe U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used to detain immigrant mothers and children in Texas.
Border Officials Alarmed By Migrants Abandoned In The DesertUnlike Texas, where people turn themselves in on the banks of the Rio Grande, smugglers in Arizona have been dumping groups of migrant families in the desert.
DHS To Waive Laws For New Border Gates In South TexasThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday that it will waive environmental laws so it can build gates between sections of border barriers in South Texas.