Judge Demands ICE To Explain Why It Won't Release KidsA judge has criticized the Trump administration’s handling of detained immigrant children and families, ordering it to give the court detailed information about efforts to quickly release them in the wake of the coronavirus.
Affordable Care Act Birth Control Case Will Be Argued By Phone To The U.S. Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court continues hearing arguments by telephone and Wednesday the justices will hear a high-profile case involving the Affordable Care Act.
Trump Administration Adds Surveillance Cameras At Mexico Border Despite Drop In CrossingsDespite fewer people crossing illegally, the Trump administration has been quietly adding military surveillance cameras at the U.S.-Mexico border in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
'They're Killing Us': Texas Residents Say Of Trump's Public Health, Environment RollbacksCommunities of color say they are living on the front line of the Trump administration’s public health and environment rollbacks.
Trump Administration Considers Sending All Who Cross Border Illegally To MexicoThe Trump administration is considering a plan to turn back all people who cross the border illegally from Mexico.
Texas Border Crossing 1 Of 2 In U.S. Where Government Is Sending Military PoliceA federal appeals court blocked a policy to send migrants to wait in Mexico for their U.S. court dates, now 160 military police and engineers are being sent to two official border crossings.
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Against Federal Bump Stock BanToday the Supreme Court turned away an appeal from gun rights groups and left a federal ban against bump stocks in place.
2 Texas Border Wall Projects Accelerated After Homeland Security Waives Contracting LawsSaying the move would accelerate construction of the wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, the Trump administration is set to waive federal contracting laws.
Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump AdministrationTexas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women.
Republican Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson Defends Decision To Keep Accepting Refugees"You've got a choice to make: You can create fear or you can help resolve fear," Hutchinson told lawmakers. “I challenge you to help resolve fear, have the facts, and to talk about those."
U.S. Immigration Officials Test Program In Texas To Speed Asylum Case ReviewsU.S. immigration authorities are using a Texas Border Patrol station to test a program meant to speed up reviews of asylum claims.