Migration Flows in Mexico Have Challenged the Country’s Immigration Policies – Center For American Progress

Mexico is facing new challenges as millions  of Mexican migrants return from the United States and Central Americans seek asylum and safe passage through the country. Historically, Mexico has been a predominantly immigrant-sending country. Political unrest and violence in Central America, heavy-handed immigration enforcement in …

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Walmart in Texas wrongly fired woman in immigration case, Justice Department says – Star-Telegram

The Justice Department reached an agreement with Walmart Inc. after claims were made that a Walmart store in Fort Worth violated the Immigration and Nationality Act by unlawfully requesting specific work authorization documents from non-U.S. citizens based on their citizenship status. An investigation was sparked …

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Dallas mayor says Trump administration’s proposed ‘public charge’ rules would harm city’s immigrants, economy – Dallas News

Josephine Lopez-Paul, the lead organizer for Dallas Area Interfaith, said Monday that immigrants could pull out of programs like the Children’s Health Insurance Program to protect their status. The result, she said, could be “a crisis for our city.”  The Children’s Health Insurance Program isn’t yet part …

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