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White House to issue more stringent asylum rules

White House to issue more stringent asylum rules

| Rhina Guidos | June 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

Faith groups and other immigrant supporters are bracing for an announcement from the White House that may further limit those seeking asylum in the U.S.

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Immigration advocates express concerns about Trump immigration plan

Immigration advocates express concerns about Trump immigration plan

Catholic immigration advocates raised concerns about a proposal from President Donald Trump that would reshape U.S. immigration policy to incorporate a “merit-based” system that prioritizes high-skilled workers over those with family already in the country.

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Immigrant kids at border present and accounted for — and number growing

Immigrant kids at border present and accounted for — and number growing

Since Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a “zero tolerance” policy for immigrants crossing illegally into the United States, resulting in children being separated from their families, the number of minors in U.S. custody has grown by nearly 2,000.

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