Stories tagged: daca
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Weighing in on two areas of disagreement with a U.S. president with whom he has already clashed, Pope Francis said Monday that climate science is clearly true, and that President …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Pope Francis has sharply criticized climate change doubters, saying history will judge those who failed to take the necessary decisions to curb heat-trapping emissions blamed for the warming of the …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Anthony Pham immigrated to the United States in 1982 from Vietnam and became a citizen five years later. Now a business owner and proud Republican, Pham says he supports maintaining …
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
They are native sons and daughters who left Mexico at a young age, grew up in the United States, and now face the possibility of a forced return to a …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
As the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program now begins its phase-out, students at the University of Idaho are fighting for the status of so-called Dreamers with a newly formed …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
Last weekend, we traveled to Houston to see Harvey’s impact up close. It quickly became clear that we were witnessing the fallout from twin disasters: climate change and racism.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
As kind as it was that the 800,000 got some relief, it was also politically advantageous, and Obama was weakening representative democracy.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Demi Lovato says she’s reached out to the nonprofit organization Voto Latino to find out how she can help after President Donald Trump said he’s rescinding a program that allows …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urged President Donald Trump Thursday to tweet reassurances to the immigrants who benefit from a program his administration is ending. And the president obliged – …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Mexico’s Education Department is encouraging people who might be affected by the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to apply for jobs as English teachers in Mexico.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Washington, other states challenge President Donald Trump’s decision to end DACA unless Congress passes legislation.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 1:04 p.m.
Fifteen states, including Washington, and the District of Columbia have filed a lawsuit in New York challenging President Donald Trump’s plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
The Trump administration’s decision to strip legal protection from thousands of so-called Dreamers is cruel, immoral and unnecessary, former President Barack Obama said in a scathing statement that called on …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
Here’s your chance, Representative. If it hasn’t passed you by.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “profound regret” following the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that shielded hundreds of thousands of young …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
President Donald Trump, answering pleas from his base but again breaking with many congressional Republicans, on Tuesday ended Barack Obama’s program that shielded from deportation individuals who came to the …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 9:13 p.m.
President Donald Trump announced Tuesday he would undo an executive action blocking the deportation of some immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
Companies from a broad range of industries, including technology, finance and autos, swiftly condemned the Trump administration’s decision to end a program preventing the deportation of immigrants illegally brought to …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
Protests are underway after President Donald Trump’s decision to phase out a program for thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the United States illegally as children.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Reaction to the announced end to the DACA program ranged from applause to condemnation from Northwest lawmakers Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
President Donald Trump will phase out a program that has protected hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought into the country illegally as children and call for Congress to find …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 5 a.m.
Business leaders across industries, from tech to agriculture, are turning their attention to Congress to protect nearly 800,000 undocumented workers from deportation as President Donald Trump is expected on Tuesday …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
With the White House’s announcement Tuesday that they would end the DACA program over the next six months, young Spokane residents who have benefited from it face uncertainty.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 7:53 p.m.
Washington’s governor and attorney general are threatening legal action if President Donald Trump ends a program shielding immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children from deportation.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Young immigrants shielded from deportation by a program that President Donald Trump was expected to end were battling to keep those protections Monday, while preparing for the worst.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 1:06 p.m.
Washington state’s attorney general is threatening legal action if President Donald Trump ends a program that protects young immigrants brought into the U.S. illegally as children.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 8:44 a.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce that he will end protections for young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children, but with a six-month delay, people …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce that he will end protections for young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children – but with a six-month delay.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 10:11 a.m.
Apple chief executive Tim Cook tweeted Sunday morning that he stands by the 250 Apple employees who have DACA status.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
The prospect of President Donald Trump ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program spotlights one of the more maddening examples of a self-inflicted wound in the name of politics. …