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February 3, 2017
Trump aide Conway cites 'massacre' that never occurred to defend immigrant ban
A Trump administration aide corrected herself on Friday, Feb. 3, after being widely criticized for referencing a 2011 "Bowling Green massacre"...
February 3, 2017 - 2:45pm
February 1, 2017
Letter: Immigration law justifies recent action
By Dean Fishel, Westbrook Wouldn't it be interesting if, at some point during his presidential campaign, Donald Trump asked, "Oh, by the way, has anyone in Washington ever heard of the McCarran-Walter Act Of 1952? I knew of this act, but had forgotten it until recently; it has been...
February 1, 2017 - 10:54pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Worthington is not a sanctuary city
On behalf of the city of Worthington, I would like to discuss the issue of “Sanctuary Cities.” There has been some discussion mostly the last six months about denying state and federal funding to sanctuary cities. We would like to set the record straight about our city. This is...
January 31, 2017 - 10:32pm
January 30, 2017
Muslim ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
ST. PAUL -- They were words a Muslim American certainly did not want to hear: "We deported your wife and kids." A few hours later, the message changed: "The kids are fine. ... But mom will be sent back." Still more hours later, the final message became good news: "Congratulations!...
January 30, 2017 - 8:24pm
Washington state to sue over travel ban, pressures on Trump grow
WASHINGTON — Pressure on President Donald Trump grew on Monday, Jan. 30, over his order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations,...
January 30, 2017 - 3:42pm
Airlines complain of confusion, costs of U.S. immigration order
BERLIN/DUBAI—Airlines reacted angrily on Monday, Jan. 30, to an abrupt change in U.S. immigration policy, saying they were struggling to...
January 30, 2017 - 11:55am
January 11, 2017
Immigrants plead for Minnesota driver's licenses
ST. PAUL — Jose Sanchez says his immigrant community fears living without driver's licenses. "Our community needs licenses to get around, to get to work, to get to school," he told a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. "I ask that you listen to us and deal with your...
January 11, 2017 - 9:10pm
December 9, 2016
St. Mary’s proclaims itself as official sanctuary for undocumented immigrants
WORTHINGTON -- Shortly after Donald Trump was named president, the Rev. Jim Callahan and the St. Mary’s Catholic Church community felt the...
December 9, 2016 - 9:25pm
December 7, 2016
Churches say they’ll protect immigrants facing deportation
ST. PAUL — The rhetoric on immigration during the presidential campaign season has struck fear into the hearts of many foreign-born families, and a new network of Minnesota churches is mobilizing to respond. The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer on St. Paul’s Dale Street already...
December 7, 2016 - 8:56pm
October 11, 2016
Immigration is a wash on wages but an overall boost for economy, professor says
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made immigration a hot topic for the Nov. 8 election with his claims that Mexican illegal immigrants were criminals and “rapists” and that they are stealing Americans’ jobs. But those claims don’t hold up --...
October 11, 2016 - 9:43pm
August 7, 2016
Immigrants contribute to all aspects of Minnesota economy
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state’s economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota’s businesses. The report from the Minnesota Business Immigration Coalition looks at the economic impact of immigration. Immigrants...
August 7, 2016 - 9:37pm
July 8, 2016
Letter: Loophole means big bucks for some illegal immigrants
By Paul Westrum, Albert Lea Each spring, at tax preparation offices all across the nation, many illegal immigrants are now eagerly filing tax returns to take advantage of a tax loophole, using their ITIN numbers (Individual Tax Identification Number) to get huge refunds from the...
July 8, 2016 - 9:54pm
June 27, 2016
Letter: See East-Africans as people, not terrorists
By Adyiam Kimbrough, Worthington As an East-African woman, I am thankful to have the endless opportunities that I have access to in the United States. Growing up, I remember my grandma and mother telling me stories of how they lived all over Europe and finally ended up in the United...
June 27, 2016 - 9:40pm
June 1, 2016
Letter: More attention needed on immigration issues
By Mike Bogle, Windom Gayle Huehn’s letter, “Enough with the lies about immigration,” in the May 25 Daily Globe was confusing because she failed to distinguish between legal and illegal immigration. While legal immigrants can take jobs legally, illegal immigrants can’t. They...
June 1, 2016 - 4:30pm
Thousands of voters in limbo after Kansas demands proof they’re American
WICHITA, Kan. — After moving to Kansas, Tad Stricker visited a state motor vehicle office to perform what he thought was the routine task of...
June 1, 2016 - 3:40pm