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May 31, 2016
Justice Department asks for hold on court sanctions in immigration case
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Justice Department Tuesday filed an emergency motion to stop sanctions imposed by a federal judge in Texas that included...
May 31, 2016 - 3:33pm
May 25, 2016
Letter: Enough with the lies about immigration
By Gayle Huehn, Bigelow Donald Trump has opened the floodgates to the lies about immigration. Lie No. 1: Immigrants take away American jobs. Truth: Immigrants add to the economic demand by using their paychecks to buy automobiles, homes, fuel, food, clothing and everything else a...
May 25, 2016 - 8:26am
May 12, 2016
Immigrant driver’s licenses, outstate cities in spotlight
ST. PAUL — Immigrants’ driver’s licenses, a long-simmering issue at the Capitol, came to the fore Wednesday in a House debate over the federal Real ID standards. Shortly before a House panel approved a measure to usher in the federal rules, Rep. Rod Hamilton made clear he did...
May 12, 2016 - 9:19pm
April 18, 2016
Obama immigration plan unlikely to revive: Supreme Court considers limits of presidential power
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s bid to save his plan to spare millions of immigrants in the country illegally from deportation and...
April 18, 2016 - 10:16pm
April 13, 2016
Suit claims some immigrants, safe from deportation, are jailed anyway
ST. PAUL — Rushinga Muzaliwa isn’t facing criminal charges — he was convicted in Michigan three years ago of domestic violence and child abuse, served his time and was released. Nor is he bound for deportation for those offenses — a judge has ruled that as a refugee, it isn’t...
April 13, 2016 - 9:27pm
Race at root of disparities: Immigration, language barriers don’t explain gap, Met Council says
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s racial disparities may be more about skin color and ethnic background and less about circumstances than many people think. Minnesotans of color are more likely to be young people or recent immigrants or have developing English language skills, but even...
April 13, 2016 - 9:26pm
April 7, 2016
Letter: Just say no to amnesty programs
By Paul Westrum, Albert Lea The amnesty of 1986 was supposed to be a “one time only” amnesty. Yet, since 1986, Congress has passed a total of seven amnesties for illegal aliens. * The Immigration and Reform Control Act (IRCA) amnesty of 1986 — the “one time only” blanket...
April 7, 2016 - 5:10pm
March 28, 2016
Grassley against hearing for Supreme Court nominee
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley stopped Monday afternoon in Ocheyedan on his annual tour of Iowa’s 99...
March 28, 2016 - 11:13pm
U.S. immigration agents bust 1,100 suspects in gang sweep
WASHINGTON — U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 1,000 suspects on charges including attempted murder and witness tampering, in...
March 28, 2016 - 4:02pm
March 1, 2016
Now or never: Trump’s ‘wall’ talk sparks migrant rush on U.S.-Mexico border
CIUDAD JUAREZ/WASHINGTON — Gang violence and poverty have for years pushed Mexicans and Central Americans north to the United States, but recently...
March 1, 2016 - 9:01pm
February 15, 2016
Letter: Candidate responds to editor's column
Ryan McGaughey’s recent commentary, “Encouraging diversity vs. angry rhetoric,” seems to have missed the point of my recent press statement that exposed the ‘soft on terrorism’ record of incumbent Congressman Tim Walz. My press release was crafted to highlight the deep paradox...
February 15, 2016 - 5:30pm
January 21, 2016
Column: Q&A -- Visa security
Q: Which branch of government has the authority to regulate immigration? A: More than 200 years ago, the architects of our nation baked in the genius of our resilient republic with two founding charters of freedom. The U.S. Constitution establishes three branches of the federal government...
January 21, 2016 - 9:05pm
January 19, 2016
Supreme Court to decide major case on Obama immigration plan
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday paved the way for a major ruling on the limits of presidential powers, agreeing to decide the legality...
January 19, 2016 - 4:40pm
December 17, 2015
Minnesota miners, blacks, travelers await special session decision
ST. PAUL — About 600 Minnesota Iron Range workers will not know until after the holidays if their unemployment benefits will be extended. Black...
December 17, 2015 - 8:36pm
December 6, 2015
They paved the way: Twin Cities family were Minnesota's first Hmong refugees, 40 years ago
ST. PAUL — On a chilly December day in 1975, Dang “Donald” Hawj approached a Vietnamese immigrant who had arrived in the Twin Cities a...
December 6, 2015 - 4:50pm