“Central Florida immigration groups prepare as ICE deportation raids delayed”

Originally posted in Orlando Sentinel and written by Monivette Cordeiro Despite President Donald Trump announcing a two-week delay in mass-deportation raids that had been expected to start last Sunday, Central Florida advocates are readying immigrants by offering legal aid and training them on what to do if federal agents show up at their door. A spokesman for… Leer más “Central Florida immigration groups prepare as ICE deportation raids delayed”

Conservative SCOTUS Justice Casts Deciding Vote in Immigration Case

Justice Neil Gorsuch, appointed by Trump in 2017, recently casted the deciding vote in a Supreme Court ruling that struck down a provision in a federal immigration law.… Leer más Conservative SCOTUS Justice Casts Deciding Vote in Immigration Case

Trump-endorsed immigration bill might not benefit anyone

By Carla  Sanchez Image: White House This week, Trump announced his support for a “merit-based” immigration system. The Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act, or the RAISE Act, targets legal immigration by limiting entry to the United States. The RAISE Act aims to reduce the number of green cards distributed every year. The… Leer más Trump-endorsed immigration bill might not benefit anyone

Hispanic Republican Governor Reportedly Being Considered for U.S. Supreme Court

Photo Credit: The Atlantic Written by Carla Saskia Sanchez Not long after the passing of Justice Antonin Scalia, speculation about President Barack Obama’s SCOTUS nominee has begun. Although there are several potential candidates for the position, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid has hinted that Republican Brian Sandoval may be a potential nominee. The Washington Post… Leer más Hispanic Republican Governor Reportedly Being Considered for U.S. Supreme Court

Third Democratic Presidential Debate – Summary, Highlights, and Commentary

Article and Commentary by: Carla Saskia Sanchez, political science student (@carlasanchez_fl)   Live from Manchester, New Hampshire in Saint Anselm College, the three Democratic presidential candidates joined for their third debate. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont) and former governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley discussed foreign policy, health care, education, taxes,… Leer más Third Democratic Presidential Debate – Summary, Highlights, and Commentary