Four female humanitarian activists are facing jail time for leaving food and water in the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge for migrants.
The inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services reports that thousands more families were separated by the administration than previously thought.
The president addressed the nation last night on the 18th day of the government shutdown and continued to place the blame on Democrats.
Immigrant rights activists in Texas have shut down the entrance of the Tornillo tent camp that is currently detaining several thousand immigrant youth.
As the government shutdown enters its second week and the chaos ramps up, the president has requested a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers.
Customs and Border Protection, which had custody of the boy and his father, announced the child’s death Tuesday around midday.
Today, the Supreme Court upheld the block on the administration’s ban against immigrants who cross the border outside a legal port of entry and their ability to apply for asylum.
After a tumultuous day of many back-and-forth decisions, the House passed a funding bill with $5 billion allocated for the construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border.
The Trump administration has announced that all asylum seekers attempting to enter the country through the southern border will be kept in Mexico while their claim is processed.
The Senate was able to pass a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown just ahead of the holidays.