Authorities began investigating the situation after a woman in California told law enforcement that her sister was being held for ransom in Texas.
Our immigration proceedings must adequately address the mental health of people who are here to seek protection from situations that are, by definition, traumatic.
Abbott said that Texas "is once again stepping up and taking unprecedented action to protect Americans and secure our southern border."
Nearly 500 illegal migrants allegedly passed from Mexico into the U.S. as Texas officials called the border crossings an "invasion."
In addition to the four immigrants killed in the crash, the Texas Department of Safety added that three other people were critically injured in the crash.
Former President Donald Trump saw his recent Supreme Court winning streak end after justices ruled 5-4 in favor of President Joe Biden's immigration policy.
Scamsters with knowledge of personal details have coaxed thousands of dollars from asylum seekers' relatives.
A Mexican restaurant and its taco trucks were described by authorities as a "regional hub" for selling drugs.
Caring for immigrant children is not a political issue. It is a child welfare issue.
Representative Kat Cammack said on Wednesday that a border patrol agent in Texas informed her that he had taken in pallets of baby formula for immigrants.
Immigrant workers currently fill one in five health care support positions and "will play a critical role" in meeting the anticipated rise in demand.
President Joe Biden has been under fire from immigrant advocacy groups, as well as other Democrats, for not ending the policy sooner.
"The current system for handling asylum claims at our borders has long needed repair," Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said.
The far-right French presidential candidate said he wants to send North African immigrants back to their countries of origin.
Leaders in Washington, as well as advocates, should take a lesson from recently arrived Afghans—hopeful for a new life here—and from the many selfless Americans who have come together to help in the historic resettlement effort of the last seven months: This is no time for cynicism.
Americans are remarkably unified in their recognition that immigrants play an essential role in our economy, a reality the pandemic and recent labor shortages in various sectors have made visceral for many Americans.
This disturbing turn to dystopian, invasive and dangerous technology along the border must end.
Now is the time for lawmakers and business leaders to seize the moment and come together so we can literally move the needle to build more resilient, sustainable and humanitarian supply chains in the Western Hemisphere.
70 percent of voters support a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. This comes as the border continues to see thousands of solo child crossers.
Foreign language teachers are one of the hardest positions for schools to fill. The Camden City School District aims to fill these roles by recruiting abroad.
Two county commissioners who voted against the measure expressed concern over the potential for fraud in connection to using a nonprofit to issue the IDs.
Immigration judges can only speak about the nation's 1.6 million immigration case backlog when representing their union. This right could soon be revoked.
The Washington representative told Newsweek that her Climate Resilience Workforce Act can create jobs and protect disaster workers.
"Many more resources have been devoted to enforcement but far fewer to the immigration courts," Judge Mimi Tsankov told Newsweek.
Nyota Bawili's family said they came to the United States six years ago thinking the "grass was greener."
One man allegedly had his finger broken to coerce him into signing a deportation document.
"At a time of record job growth, additional H-2B visas will help to fuel our Nation's historic economic recovery," DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said.
One survivor said they made calls to French and British police asking for help but were told to call the other. Twenty-seven people died.