HEATHER: TRUMP ADMINISTRATION RELEASING A NEW RULE THAT WOULD ANNOUNCE THE TIME MIGRANT FAMILIES COULD BE DETAINED. JILLIAN: WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR OVERCROWDED FACILITIES? THE PRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL BORDER PATROL COUNCIL BRANDON JUDD, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE. YOU WERE ON LATE NIGHT WITH SHANNON, APPRECIATE YOU WAKING… Continue Reading Trump admin to unveil new immigration rule regarding family detention

I’m going to be signing a national emergency. We have an invasion of drugs, an invasion of gangs, an invasion of people and it’s unacceptable. We have far more people trying to get into our country today than, probably, we’ve ever had before. And a big majority of the big… Continue Reading Five false claims from Trump’s national emergency speech

>>>FOX NEWS ALERT. THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S CRACKDOWN ON ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION NOW UNDERWAY. THERE WILL BE I.C.E. RAIDS IN NINE CITIES, BUT PROTESTERS AND AE ELECTED OFFICIALS COULD MAKE THINGS DIFFICULT FOR I.C.E. AGENTS. JOINING US NOW, THE ACTING I.C.E. DIRECTOR MATT ALBINS. MR. DIRECTOR, WHAT IS HAPPENING THIS MORNING AT… Continue Reading Acting ICE director on nationwide deportation raids

ED: THE RECORD INFLUX OF MIGRANTS AT OUR SOUTHERN BORDER IS OVERWHELMING THE SYSTEM THAT’S BEEN CLEAR. LOOK AT THE STATS A CHIEF BORDER PATROL AGENT SAYS THE AGENCY IS UNDER SEVERE PRESSURE AS THEY’RE RUNNING OUT OF SPACE AT FACILIT IES, LOCAL SHELTERS AND BUS STATIONS FOR ASYLUM SPEAKER… Continue Reading GOP member calls Trump’s conduct ‘impeachable’

>>Sandra: FEDERAL PROSECUTOR CALLING IT THE LARGEST SINGLE STATE IMMIGRATION RAID IN HISTORY. I.C.E. AGENTS SURROUNDING FOOD PROCESSING PLANTS IN MISSISSIPP MISSISSIPPI, ARRESTING 680 PEOPLE. STEVE HARRINGTON CALLING THE STORY FROM US FROM ATLANTA THIS MORNING. STEVE.>>SANDRA, THIS OPERATION WAS PLANNED FOR MONTHS. MORE THAN 600 AGENTS WERE INVOLVED. THEY… Continue Reading Mississippi ICE raids lead to 680 arrests

KNOWINGLY HIRED THEM.>>Bill: STEVE HARRIGAN ON THAT.>>Sandra: FOR MORE ON THIS, LET’S BRING IN TOM HOMAN, RETIRED I.C.E. DIRECTOR. TOM, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE. CAN YOU ADD TO WHAT WE ARE HEARING ABOUT THIS RAID? ONE OF THE SINGLE BIGGEST RAIDS IN OUR NATIONS HISTORY.>>A COUPLE OF THINGS. I… Continue Reading Homan reacts to the nearly 700 arrested in Mississippi ICE raids

Anybody throwing stones, rocks, like they did to Mexico and the Mexican military, Mexican police, where they badly hurt police and soldiers of Mexico – we will consider that a firearm because there’s not much difference. When you get hit in the face with a rock, which, as you know,… Continue Reading Trump: US troops will consider rocks thrown at them at border as ‘firearms’

BRIAN: PROGRESS AT THE BORDER AS APPREHENSIONS DROP FOR THE SECOND STRAIGHT MONTH. AINSLEY: CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION IN JULY THEY ENCOUNTERED 82,000 PEOPLE ALONG THE U.S. MEXICO BORDER. THAT’S A DROP FROM 21% FROM THE MONTH BEFORE. THE OFFICIALS ARE CREDITING MEXICO FOR HELPING WITH THE CRACKDOWN ON ILLEGAL… Continue Reading Border apprehensions hit lowest level since March, USCIS credits Trump

This is what part of the U.S. and Mexico border looked like in 1898, just an open strip of land with train tracks going across. Here’s what that same stretch looked like 110 years later, in 2008. The open land is split by a fence. A border gate replaces the… Continue Reading How Walls Ended Up Along the U.S.-Mexico Border | NYT News