As American life grinds to a halt, the immigration system – with agencies across two federal departments – has often continued with business as usual.
Durante seis años, una familia de Carolina del Norte ha tratado de averiguar qué hizo el gobierno de los Estados Unidos con sus hijos después de ser separados en la frontera.
For six years, a North Carolina family has tried to find out what the U.S. government did with its children after they were separated at the border.
“When they are a victim of a crime, they need to know we’re going to help. We’re not going to be an obstacle,” says one police leader.
The Trump administration has been denying visas to experienced, well-paid workers, many of whom have degrees from American universities.
While debate has raged over the border wall, there’s less attention to invisible barriers affecting immigrants seeking U.S. visas and citizenship.
VisionQuest has faced decades of citations for violence against youth in its custody.
How U visa certification requests were handled in the 10 states with the largest immigrant populations.
Among more than 100 law enforcement agencies serving large immigrant communities, nearly 1 in 4 create barriers never envisioned under the program.
While the president’s crackdown at the Mexican border has gotten plenty of attention, he’s also been dismantling the work-based immigration system.