On the heels of the Senate’s announcement of a bipartisan proposal for immigration reform, a rally on the issue is held in Dearborn.
Of the 97 arrested, 60 had prior convictions for crimes such as: sex with a minor, assault, illegal firearm possession, drug possession and theft.
An illegal immigrant from Mexico, wanted by police for having sex with a minor in Oakland County, was arrested in Detroit after being tracked down by federal agents.
Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.
A rally outside the Immigration office in Detroit calling for an end to the deportation proceedings against local construction business owner Gustavo Vargas-Mendez, who’s been in Michigan for 24 years.
More than 3,100 criminal aliens, immigration fugitives and violators are arrested as part of a six-day national “Cross Check” operation.
Michigan Congresswoman Candice Miller says the government needs to take a closer look at U.S. visitors who overstay their visas, becoming illegal aliens.
Current law says any immigrant here for more than a year who then leaves — can’t return for 10 years.