President Finalizing Immigration Action

WASHINGTON D.C. (CNN) – President Barack Obama is preparing to unveil his plan for executive action on immigration reform in a speech Thursday night. Despite releasing no formal plan or proposal, the move is already receiving mixed reviews from multiple sides of the issue. The President’s plan to bypass Congress is a controversial move that … Continue reading »

President Asks for Emergency Funding

(CNN) — President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday in Texas about the immigration crisis, urging Congress to approve his request for $3.7 billion in emergency spending. “The problem here is not a major disagreement around the actions that could be helpful in dealing with the problem. The challenge … is Congress prepared to act to put … Continue reading »

Immigrant Children Setback in Visa Apps

(CNN) — The Supreme Court ruled immigrant children who turn 21 will have to start all over in applying for a visa. The case stems from a Salvadoran immigrant who applied for a visa when her son was 13-years old. Her son is now 21 and will not qualify as an eligible child, despite her … Continue reading »