Wasden: Lawsuit threat over Dreamer program 'not about targeting immigrant families' - Idaho Statesman

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is the only governor who's joined nine state attorneys general — including Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden — in signing a letter urging the Trump Administration to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...

Harris County hearing hints at Paxton's fate - The Texas Monitor

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton arrives at a press conference where he announced Texas' lawsuit to challenge President Obama's transgender bathroom order in Austin, Texas, Wednesday May 25, 2016. Texas and several other states are ...

DACA recipients fight new proposal to end program - KHOU

Undocumented immigrants brought to the US as children are fighting a new effort to remove them. Jason Miles, KHOU 4:40 PM. CDT June 30, 2017. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST. HOUSTON - Children brought to the U.S. by their ...

Otter, Wasden join call to end DACA program for 'Dreamers' - The Spokesman-Review

You can read the attorneys generals' and Otter's full letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions online here; and the ACLU of Idaho's full statement here. BOISE - Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is the only governor who's joined 10 state attorneys general ...

After Paxton letter, DACA beneficiaries say they're ready for fight - MyStatesman.com

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked the Trump administration to end the DACA program by Sept. 5. More than 100,000 initial DACA requests have been approved in Texas. Yunuen Alvarado struggled to hold back tears as she stood on a sidewalk ...

Republican officials in 10 states push Trump to end DACA immigration program - Philly.com

Top Republican officials in 10 states are threatening to take legal action against the Trump administration if it does not end an Obama-era program that has granted deportation reprieves to nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants who arrived in this ...

State Officials Call for End to DACA Program for US Undocumented Immigrants - Voice of America

Officials from 10 states are calling on the administration of President Donald Trump to end an Obama-era program that granted temporary immunity to undocumented young people who were brought to the United States as children. In a letter to U.S ...

Idaho Governor And Attorney General Threaten To Sue Trump Administration - Boise State Public Radio

Governor Butch Otter and Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden are threatening to sue the Trump Administration if it does not end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Credit Idaho Statesman. Governor Butch Otter and state Attorney ...

Texas to Trump: Repeal DACA or Face Lawsuit - LifeZette

Texas and nine other states are on a collision course with President Donald Trump over a de facto amnesty program for illegal immigrants brought to America as children. Trump promised to eliminate the program, known as Deferred Action for Childhood ...

Immigration advocate to Trump Administration: Do not rescind DACA - Talk Media News

WASHINGTON- An attorney and immigration advocate implored the Trump Administration not to rescind an Obama Administration executive order designed to help undocumented immigrants work toward a path to U.S. citizenship. “DACA (Deferred Action for ...

Anti-immigrant Texas attorney general threatens to sue Trump unless he ends DACA - Daily Kos

You'd think that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton would have other things to worry about, like the fact that the three felony charges hanging over his head could land him in the slammer for up to 99 years. But on the very same day Paxton's legal team ...

Republican States Threaten to Sue Trump Over Obama Immigration Policy - Newsweek

Ten Republican Attorney Generals are threatening to sue the Trump administration over its refusal to immediately rescind the Obama administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program benefiting young undocumented immigrants. In a letter to ...

10 red states will sue Trump if he doesn't end the Dreamer program - VICE News

Ten conservative-leaning states have a message for President Donald Trump: End Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), the program that offers temporary protection for people who immigrated to the United States without documentation as children, ...

States Threaten to Sue if Trump Administration Refuses to End DACA - NumbersUSA

Ten states have asked to Trump Administration to end the 2012 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program by September 5th, and to refrain from renewing or issuing new DACA permits. Failure to do so will prompt the states to amend a case ...

FIEL officials respond to Att. Gen. Paxton's demands Trump rescinds DACA - CW39

HOUSTON — FIEL, an organization that supports immigrant families, is hosting a press conference Friday morning to discuss the Texas attorney general's request for President Donald Trump to rescind the DACA program. Attorney Gen. Ken Paxton, along ...

Texas attorney general leads 10-state coalition calling for end to 'Dreamers' protection - Spectrum News

Watching Spectrum News on the go is easy with our app. Download it now for Android and iPhone to stay connected with the region's only local 24-hour news, weather and sports channel. Not a customer? Sign up for full access. NATIONWIDE — Texas ...

State AG's Threaten Legal Action if Trump Admin Keeps DACA - LawNewz

A recent fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced that President Donald Trump's administration intends to maintain President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. DACA gave allowances for ...

Time To Rescind Unconstitutional 'Dreamers' Amnesty - The Daily Caller

It's now been five years since President Obama's extraconstitutional June 2012 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) amnesty — which he repeatedly insisted he had no authority to grant until he did so anyway. Donald Trump vowed on the campaign ...

Paxton Leads Charge to End DACA, A 2012 Program For Undocumented Young Immigrants - Houston Public Media

Fully end an Obama-era immigration program or we'll see you in court, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton told the Trump administration. Cassandra Pollock Texas Tribune. | Posted on June 30, 2017, 10:23 AM. Hundreds gathered in front of the U.S. ...

Texas AG Leads Charge to End Protections for Young Undocumented Immigrants - San Antonio Current

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will lead the charge to end an Obama-era program that granted relief to so-called "Dreamers", undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. In a Thursday letter to U.S. Attorney General ...