The U.S. government plans on replacing barriers through 100 miles (161 kilometers) of the southern border in California and Arizona, including through a national monument and a wildlife refuge, according to documents and environmental advocates.
The shake-up has accelerated DHS's transformation under Trump to an agency primarily focused on its immigration enforcement efforts.
A majority of Europeans do not consider immigration to be the most important issue overall. Domestic issues such as corruption, living standards, and employment ranked as high or higher in voters’ minds in most countries.
As the debate continues on immigration reform, Congress has routinely failed to act. In fact, the last immigration reform bill was signed 30 years ago.
One in Six Migrant Children in the U.S. Are Staying at a Shelter Operated By a Private Equity Tycoon
Thousands of migrant kids face an uncertain future in facilities like Homestead, and to some, the problem is bigger than Campbell and CHS.
The Trump administration's Homeland Security secretary resigned Sunday amid growing tensions over the influx of immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border.
As the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy hits its anniversary, the promise to criminally prosecute everyone who crosses the Mexico border illegally has been forced to evolve. Today the reality is families come first.
The surge of migrant families arriving at the southern border has led the Trump administration to dramatically expand a practice President Donald Trump has long mocked as "catch and release."
As he threatens to shut down the southern border, President Donald Trump is considering bringing on a "border" or "immigration czar" to coordinate immigration policy across various federal agencies, according to four people familiar with the discussions.
President Trump said he is "very seriously" considering labeling Mexican drug cartels as Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTOs), an extreme policy shift that might not result in the intended consequences.