Items Tagged with 'immigration'
LANSING — Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer blocked the sale of a former state prison that was proposed as the site of a privately operated federal immigration detention center, drawing praise from immigrant rights activists and criticism from a Republican lawmaker whose district stood to gain jobs. Read More
A company has proposed opening a privately operated federal immigration detention center at the site of a prison in the region that was closed in 2009. Read More
Four Representatives of Congress visited Bethany Christian Services on Thursday to discuss the care of unaccompanied children and the separation of those children from their parents at the border between Mexico and the United States. Read More
Arrests of unauthorized immigrants without criminal records up in 2017.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) In the past few months, immigration has been an increasingly hot topic discussed around dinner tables, law offices, school campuses and, especially, in the United States Congress. Read More
West Michigan is a landscape vastly populated by private, family-owned businesses, the majority of which expect to remain family owned. Read More
People say there ought to be “a law” that changes the way that we address immigration. Or maybe just “a wall.” Read More
The random selection process used by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to award H-1B visas ends this week on May 16 for the 2017 fiscal year. Read More
President Barack Obama’s expansion of deferred action to include parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents, as part of his executive order on immigration, means employers across the region should be prepared to administer newly eligible workers. Read More