Tue, Feb. 21, 2017: Trump administration issues new rules on immigration, deportation

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration will leave protections in place for immigrants who entered the country illegally as children, known as “dreamers,” but will consider all other illegal immigrants subject to deportation, according to guidance released on Tuesday.

The Department of Homeland Security guidance is the implementation plan for executive orders on border security and immigration enforcement that Trump signed on Jan. 25, days after taking office. Continue reading “Tue, Feb. 21, 2017: Trump administration issues new rules on immigration, deportation”

Tue, Feb. 21, 2017: At African-American History Museum, Trump condemns antisemitism and racism

President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced the recent rise in bomb threats against Jewish community centers across the country, saying the anti-Semitism and racism that continue to afflict America must be addressed.

“Anti-Semitism is horrible, and it’s gonna stop and it has to stop,” Trump told NBC News in an exclusive interview, after touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Continue reading “Tue, Feb. 21, 2017: At African-American History Museum, Trump condemns antisemitism and racism”