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Dems Renew Push to Protect Undocumented Immigrants in Coronavirus Relief

Amid the public health emergency, Democrats have repeatedly called on President Trump to extend work authorizations to undocumented immigrants. They've also tried—and failed—in the face of opposition from Republicans and the administration to pass these same protections.

Trump Admin Extends TPS Protections to 250,000 Migrants

"While we welcome this victory, it cannot distract from the urgency and need for robust legislative reform that provides permanent solutions for all Temporary Protected Status holders," said José Palma, spokesperson for the National TPS Alliance.

Amid Chaos, Ortega and ICE Work to Deport Nicaraguans

The Trump administration and Daniel Ortega blame each other for Nicaragua's unrest, but ICE and Managua are quietly working together to expedite the deportation of Nicaraguans to their country of origin.

NAACP Sues DHS Over Immigrant Protections

"The action by the Department of Homeland Security to rescind TPS status for Haitian immigrants is clearly racially motivated," Derrick Johnson, NAACP President and CEO, said.

U.S. Says El Salvador Is Dangerous But Refugees Must Go

The Trump administration said this week that it's too dangerous for Americans to travel to El Salvador — even as it announced plans to deport more than a quarter-of-a-million Salvadoran refugees back there next year.

Haitains Removed From the U.S. Have Nowhere to Go

Haitians in the heart of Brooklyn's Little Haiti are reeling from the news the Trump administration is ending deportation protection for nearly 60,000 Haitian refugees.