Not one more deportation. That’s the rallying cry of pro-immigrant groups across the United States on Saturday. From Los Angeles to Washington, D.C., these groups are protesting the 2 millionth deportation under President Obama, expected to take place this month….
The Trump orders would, by agreement or by coercion, put states and localities squarely in the middle of immigration enforcement in the United States.
Because of the large unauthorized immigrant population and finite resources, it is necessary for the executive to set priorities among those eligible for removal.
While the controversial deferred action programs remain frozen in the courts, several other reforms have been rolled out or otherwise addressed.