Stories tagged: daca
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Immigrant rights activists and supporters gathered in Esther Short Park on Wednesday afternoon to rally against worries the White House will scrub a program that protects hundreds of thousands of …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017
A decade ago, bipartisan momentum was building. But our leaders caved to cries of “amnesty” and “sanctuary,” and America has become degraded by the ugly consequences.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017
With DACA, I have found prosperity and hopefully a bright future in Washington state. I am here to earn a place in America through hard work and respect.
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is the only governor who’s joined 10 state attorneys general – including Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden – in signing a letter urging the Trump Administration …
Fri., April 28, 2017
The immigrants-rights movement, organized by some of the most vulnerable people in our society, is hitting the streets in force on Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
A case involving a man who was deported to Mexico despite having permission to be in the U.S. under a program that shields young immigrants has landed in the courtroom …
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
A Mexican man who has spent more than six weeks in immigration detention despite his participation in a program designed to protect those brought to the U.S. illegally as children …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Fliers urging people to report “illegal aliens” to immigration authorities were found on the Washington State University campus Tuesday and appear to be the work of a white supremacist group.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
The expected ban on people from several counties from entering the United States for a period of time is causing uncertainty and fear among people who have pending immigration applications …
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Paul Ryan appears to grasp that the core dilemma here is that most undocumented immigrants are more than mere lawbreakers – that stepping up deportations would break up families of …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016
Dreamers are not the criminals Trump says he wants to corral. Rescinding their status would only make America mean again.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Eastern Washington University has about 200 undocumented students; some gathered on Tuesday at a unity rally to talk about their trepidation over their futures.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 10:39 a.m.
Outside Fiesta Foods, a supermarket specializing in Mexican groceries, customers were taking a wait-and-see approach Sunday over president-elect Donald Trump’s stance on mass deportations.
Sun., March 24, 2013
The evening after her parents dropped Maria Alvizar off at Eastern Washington University for her freshman year, she called her mother on the phone and sobbed: “You left me here! …