List of Top News Stories from the last two weeks related to Undocumented Immigrants:
BBC News (BBC.com), 5/18/17:
ICE arrests of suspected undocumented immigrants rose by 38% in the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency, according to government data.
Immigration arrests surge 40% under Trump
The Orange County Register (OCregister.com), 5/17/17:
Immigration detainees facing deportation have no right to government-appointed counsel, so Orange County, CA is starting an immigration legal defense fund.
Santa Ana wants to create legal defense fund for immigration detainees facing deportation
Boston Business Journal (bizjournals.com), 5/18/17:
With the Trump administration putting the topic of immigration in the limelight in recent months, a new report from MIT sheds some light on how much immigrants contribute to the Greater Boston economy.
Economic effects of restricting immigration called ‘grim’ in MIT report