Immigration

After two months, an uneasy coexistence at NM immigration facility continues

By   /  August 15, 2014  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Local Government, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

TWO MONTHS ON: The Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia. N.M. has been renovated to house up to 700 women and children who entered the U.S. illegally.

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia has been turned into an immigration facility for up to 700 women and children. After two months, here’s a progress report.

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Who’s teaching the kids at New Mexico’s immigration facility?

By   /  August 14, 2014  /  Immigration, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

KRQE-TV

Immigrant children at the federal facility in Artesia will receive educational opportunities but the details are still up in the air

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Obamacare: 93,800 Florida ACA customers have immigration ‘inconsistencies’

By   /  August 13, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

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Almost 100,000 Floridians who signed up for health insurance through the federal health exchange have citizenship or immigration “inconsistencies.”

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For VA schools, educating undocumented students is nothing new

By   /  August 13, 2014  /  News, State Government, Virginia  /  No Comments

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The influx of undocumented and even unaccompanied minors coming to Virginia may be new and news to many, but not to those who work in the commonwealth’s public school systems.

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Feds, state to VA schools: Law says educate undocumented children

By   /  August 6, 2014  /  News, State Government, Virginia  /  No Comments

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With less than a month until the start of school in September, Virginia taxpayers will be footing the bill for some of the thousands of undocumented school-age children who have come to the commonwealth in recent months.

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What should be done about the border crisis?

By   /  July 30, 2014  /  Immigration, National, News  /  No Comments

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By Watchdog.org
About 52,000 undocumented children have been caught at the border since last October, double the number from the previous year. Many of them have turned themselves into border authorities.
Here are the facts about the border situation as reported by Watchdog.org thus far:
Many critics point to a 2008 human-trafficking law that allows minors entering the country [...]

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