immigration

U.S. Mayors ask Trump to Keep Young Illegals Immigration Policy

By Daniel Bases NEW YORK, Dec 8  – Mayors from the largest U.S. cities warned President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday of the potential economic harm he might cause if he wipes out a program that allows young illegal immigrants to remain in the United States. They warned in a letter that as much as $9.9

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Trump has Broad Power to Implement Immigration Policies

By Mica Rosenberg and Julia Edwards Ainsley NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Dec 5  – President-elect Donald Trump will be able to make many of his promised changes in immigration policy unilaterally by exercising the same kind of executive powers he criticized President Barack Obama for using. But while most of the measures laid out in a ten-point

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Trump Promises To Deport Atleast 2-3 Million ‘Criminal’ Immigrants

November 13, 2016 – President-elect Donald Trump has promised to deport or incarcerate “probably two million, or even three million criminal” illegal immigrants, once he takes office in a post-election interview.” The program will be aired Sunday on CBS News “60 Minutes” program at 7 p.m. EST. http://newsweekme.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Trump.mp4 Social Streams

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Trump Says His Language is “Much, Much Cleaner” Than Jay Z

By Amanda Becker and Emily Stephenson MANCHESTER, N.H./STERLING HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN, Nov 7 – As Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton criss-crossed the United States on Sunday in a final, frenzied burst of campaigning, the Republican said he was the “last chance” to fix a broken country while his Democratic rival said a “moment of reckoning” had

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Canada Holds 2017 Immigration Target at 300,000 People

By Leah Schnurr OTTAWA, Nov 1 – Canada said on Monday it would let 300,000 immigrants into the country in 2017, maintaining this year’s target despite recommendations to increase it to help spur economic growth and help business leaders bring in more talent. Immigration Minister John McCallum told reporters that making the 300,000 target permanent

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PM May Rejects Points-Based Immigration Controls Sought by Brexit Campaigners

By William James HANGZHOU, China, Sept 5 – British Prime Minister Theresa May rejected a “points-based” system to screen immigrants, setting up a potential conflict with Brexit campaigners in her government who promised to bring in Australian-style controls over EU migrants. May, who favoured staying in the European Union but has pledged to deliver on

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Net Migration to Britain Fell Slightly Before EU Vote

By Kylie MacLellan LONDON, Aug 25 – Net migration to Britain fell slightly in the year to March but remained close to record levels, official data showed on Thursday, the first to be released since the June 23 vote to leave the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May has said the result of the EU

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In the Shadow of a Murder, Britain to Vote on EU Membership

By Guy Faulconbridge LONDON, June 20 – Britons will shape the future of the United Kingdom and Europe on Thursday when they decide whether to stay in the European Union following a campaign that has shown the potency of anti-establishment feeling in the West. The vote comes a week after the murder of a lawmaker

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GCC: The Free Visa Problem

The GCC’s labor markets must tackle visa-trading By Omar Al Ubaydli Open borders and economic freedom, had, after all, paved the way for the United States’ rise to prominence, and today, the relatively open borders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE) have contributed to the development of

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