The history of the green-card lottery, attacked by President Trump on Wednesday, is a story of unintended consequences.
As the administration assesses the projects, both the purpose and effectiveness of a barrier are in question.
The program offered beneficiaries a sense of security, but with work permits set to expire in the coming months, many of them are having to consider what comes next for their families.
The Trump administration provided a list of immigration reforms it wants fulfilled for a deal to protect young undocumented immigrants.
Strategists are still hoping to salvage a years-long effort to make inroads with Hispanic voters by passing legislation granting legal status to the program’s recipients.
Politicians argue immigrants should just “get in line” if they want to live in the United States. But the process itself can take decades.
DACA recipients are hopeful about the possibility of Trump signing a bill to grant them legal status, but skeptical about whether it’ll come to fruition.
Leading opponents of amnesty are waiting warily for details of Trump’s arrangement with Democratic congressional leaders.
The president’s cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program leaves its beneficiaries in fear of losing their work permits.
Advocates of reduced immigration welcomed news of the program ending Tuesday, but expressed concern over what comes next.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday that the Obama-era program shielding nearly 800,000 people brought to the U.S. as children from deportation is being rescinded.
The administration may undo the program shielding unauthorized immigrants who arrived as children, rolling back a signature Obama-era initiative.
The RAISE Act, with the backing of the White House, represents the best opportunity for immigration restrictionist groups in 20 years.
The president blames “many sides” for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas said the crash claimed the life of a 32-year-old woman.
University of Virginia students are being instructed to shelter in place amid protests, a professor says.
Even groups supportive of the president’s plans have their doubts.
The spending proposal is likely to receive pushback from Republicans wary of cutting into popular entitlement programs.
The decision appears to conflict with the president’s often-heated rhetoric on immigration.
The president said Thursday that he wouldn’t pursue sealing off the entire border as he had pledged to do on the campaign trail.