Trump’s Latest Attempt To Limit Immigration Isn’t Really About The Coronavirus

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Not many public health experts have been calling for new limits on immigration as a major part of the U.S. strategy to fight the spread of the coronavirus. In fact, some health experts have explicitly said the U.S. should not take such steps. So why is President Trump opting for new immigration restrictions? Probably because Trump is always looking to … (Read the rest, here) “Trump’s Latest Attempt To Limit Immigration Isn’t Really About The Coronavirus”

President Trump Has Blocked New Legal Immigrants. Here’s Where Else He’s Clamped Down on Immigration During the Coronavirus Outbreak

President Trump Has Blocked New Legal Immigrants. Here’s Where Else He’s Clamped Down on Immigration During the Coronavirus Outbreak 2

The announcement came as President Donald Trump’s policy decisions often do — as a surprise to many of his staff. On Monday night, Trump tweeted he was halting most legal immigration to the U.S. in the wake of the COVID-19 epidemic to “protect jobs.”

Several senior staffers were already home for the night when Trump made the announcement. On Tuesday, … (Read the rest, here) “President Trump Has Blocked New Legal Immigrants. Here’s Where Else He’s Clamped Down on Immigration During the Coronavirus Outbreak”

Trump to halt most green cards, with notable exceptions

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday will unveil an order to temporarily block most people from receiving permanent work visas in the United States, according to a person familiar with the plan.

But the order, issued as a pause lasting from 30 to 90 days, includes major exemptions. So-called essential workers, including health care workers, will still be able to receive … (Read the rest, here) “Trump to halt most green cards, with notable exceptions”

Trump’s surprise immigration ban expected to include major exemption

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President Donald Trump’s announcement that he would soon suspend immigration into the U.S. surprised his own officials and likely overstated the extent of the still-in-progress executive order.

Already, much of the immigration flow into the country has been paused during the coronavirus pandemic, as the government has temporarily stopped processing all non-worker visas. And, according to three industry representatives familiar … (Read the rest, here) “Trump’s surprise immigration ban expected to include major exemption”

President Trump Says He Is Suspending Immigration to the U.S.—but Offers No Details

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(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Monday that he will sign an executive order “to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” because of the coronavirus.

“In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of our GREAT American Citizens, I will be signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration … (Read the rest, here) “President Trump Says He Is Suspending Immigration to the U.S.—but Offers No Details”

Foreign Spies Are Targeting Americans on Zoom and Other Video Chat Platforms, U.S. Intel Officials Say

Foreign Spies Are Targeting Americans on Zoom and Other Video Chat Platforms, U.S. Intel Officials Say 6

As much of the world works from home, an explosion of video conference calls has provided a playground not just for Zoombombers, phishermen and cybercriminals, but also for spies. Everyone from top business executives to government officials and scientists are using conferencing apps to stay in touch during the new coronavirus lockdowns and U.S. counterintelligence agencies have observed the espionage … (Read the rest, here) “Foreign Spies Are Targeting Americans on Zoom and Other Video Chat Platforms, U.S. Intel Officials Say”

Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – The United States Border Patrol Academy

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The United States Border Patrol Academy
Are you ready for one of the greatest challenges of your life? The United States Border Patrol Academy is recognized as one of the most difficult and challenging law enforcement academies in the world. To graduate from the demanding 6-month academy, all new hires must pass practical and written tests in driving, firearms, Spanish, … (Read the rest, here) “Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – The United States Border Patrol Academy”

Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Illegal border crossings by immigrants are constant in Roma, Texas

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Illegal border crossings by immigrants are constant in Roma, Texas
If there’s one place in the United States where citizens might support the completion of a U.S. – Mexico border wall, it could be Roma, Texas. That’s because the only thing separating Roma from Mexico is the Rio Grande River.

There’s no fencing, no barbed wire, no barriers of any … (Read the rest, here) “Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Illegal border crossings by immigrants are constant in Roma, Texas”

Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Life and Death at the Mexican Border – Part 1

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Life and Death at the Mexican Border – Part 1
Part 1 of Life and Death at the Mexican Border explores the dangers immigrants face while crossing the border into the United States. There are currently about 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. Hundreds die each year while crossing the desert to enter the country. The border is … (Read the rest, here) “Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Life and Death at the Mexican Border – Part 1”

Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Underreported: How Building a Border Wall Changed San Diego | The Daily Signal

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Underreported: How Building a Border Wall Changed San Diego | The Daily Signal
In 1986, the San Diego border patrol sector accounted for approximately one-third of all apprehensions along the U.S. Mexico border. Today, it accounts for only a small fraction. How did the region go from one of the busiest sectors for illegal border crossings, to one of the … (Read the rest, here) “Walls Work. Build the Wall and Finish the Wall – Underreported: How Building a Border Wall Changed San Diego | The Daily Signal”