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ICE Confirms Last Week's Arrests Were "Broader" Than Usual
ICE Confirms Last Week's Arrests Were "Broader" Than Usual
By Raquel Reichard | 02/15/2017 - 10:11

Last week, hundreds of undocumented immigrants were detained in raids that activists and lawyers alike described as unusual.


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Trump Administration Imposes Sanctions on Venezuela's Vice President
Trump Administration Imposes Sanctions on Venezuela's Vice President
By Raquel Reichard | 02/14/2017 - 10:01

The Trump administration imposed sanctions against Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami on Monday, calling him a drug "kingpin" in its first move against the South American country.


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Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Employed an Undocumented Housekeeper for Years
Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Employed an Undocumented Housekeeper for Years
By Raquel Reichard | 02/10/2017 - 11:15

President Donald Trump’s nominee for Labor secretary, Andy Puzder, disclosed this week that he employed an undocumented immigrant to clean his home for years.


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Dallas Vows to Welcome Undocumented Immigrants as Texas Passes Bill Banning Sanctuary Cities
Dallas Vows to Welcome Undocumented Immigrants as Texas Senate Passes Bill Banning Sanctuary Cities
By Raquel Reichard | 02/10/2017 - 10:06

On Tuesday, Dallas County passed a "Welcoming Communities" resolution noting that undocumented immigrants are "integral members to our community" and calling for law enforcement to "end nonessential collaboratio


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U.S. Appeals Court Unanimously Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban
U.S. Appeals Court Unanimously Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban
By Raquel Reichard | 02/09/2017 - 18:57

On Thursday, a U.S.


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Kellyanne Conway Being Reprimanded for Advertising Ivanka Trump's Products
Kellyanne Conway Reprimanded for Advertising Ivanka Trump's Products
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/09/2017 - 17:27

President Donald Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway was "counseled" after telling TV audiences to "go buy Ivanka's stuff" on live television.


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This is How Betsey DeVos Bought Her Vote From Marco Rubio
Did Betsy DeVos Buy Marco Rubio's Vote?
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/08/2017 - 10:49

While Marco Rubio promised he and his fellow U.S.


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Latina in Trump's Administration Says Latinos Weren't Best Fit for Cabinet Job
Latina in Trump's Administration Says Latinos Weren't Best Fit for Cabinet Job
By Raquel Reichard | 02/07/2017 - 13:32

Helen Aguirre Ferré is one of a few Latinas in the Trump administration, and she’s speaking out about the absence of Latinxs in the new president’s cabinet – just not how you might think she wou


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TK Times Donald Trump & His Administration Have Lied While in Office
11 Times Donald Trump & His Administration Have Lied While in Office
By Raquel Reichard | 02/07/2017 - 12:13

Donald Trump hasn’t been in office for a month, but the lies coming out of his administration already exceeds the number of days since his January 20 inauguration.


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