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Trump announces plan to release detained migrants into sanctuary cities

President Donald Trump on Monday announced that people detained on suspicion of immigration violations would be released into sanctuary cities. The announcement, made via Twitter, came after the White House had downplayed reports that Trump was considering such action. Trump is also demanding that Congress pass immigration legislation that would […]
Trump announces plan to release detained migrants into sanctuary cities
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders says busing immigrants to ‘sanctuary cities’ is ‘not our first choice,’ but ‘the president likes the idea’

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, said busing migrants to so-called “sanctuary cities” wouldn’t be the administration’s “first choice,” but that President Donald Trump likes the idea. Reports emerged last week that Trump had weighed the option as a way to punish Democratic lawmakers. Homeland Security officials had […]
Sarah Huckabee Sanders says busing immigrants to ‘sanctuary cities’ is ‘not our first choice,’ but ‘the president likes the idea’
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US mayors call Trump’s bluff on sending detained migrants to sanctuary cities

Democratic mayors across the country have been issuing incensed statements about President Donald Trump’s threat to release detained migrants into so-called sanctuary cities. Mayors of major cities like Los Angeles, Philadelphia, New York City, and San Francisco have all weighed in. “Due to the fact that Democrats are unwilling to […]
US mayors call Trump’s bluff on sending detained migrants to sanctuary cities
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Trump confirms he wants to release detained migrants into sanctuary cities as punishment for Democrats: ‘This should make them very happy!’

President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that he was giving “strong considerations” to a plan that would release detained immigrants into so-called sanctuary cities in the US. The Washington Post first reported Thursday that the White House was asking US immigration officials to consider the idea. White House officials reportedly believed […]
Trump confirms he wants to release detained migrants into sanctuary cities as punishment for Democrats: ‘This should make them very happy!’
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The 10 best cities in the US for immigrants

Some cities in the US have been ramping up their efforts to attract newcomers, even as President Donald Trump’s administration rails against illegal and legal forms of immigration. Aa number of cities have been implementing immigrant-friendly programs or limiting their cooperation with federal immigration authorities. President Donald Trump’s administration is […]
The 10 best cities in the US for immigrants
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Kate Steinle’s death at the hands of a Mexican national became a flashpoint in the immigration debate — here’s the story behind her killing

The unauthorised immigrant who killed Kate Steinle in 2015 was acquitted by a jury on Thursday of murder and manslaughter charges. The verdict sparked outrage among immigration hardliners and critics of so-called “sanctuary cities,” who argued that Steinle’s death could have been prevented if the city of San Francisco had […]
Kate Steinle’s death at the hands of a Mexican national became a flashpoint in the immigration debate  —  here’s the story behind her killing