Trump Wants to Change the Rules of birthright Citizenship -By Jim Owen President Trump has demanded the repeal of birthright citizenship, the constitutional guarantee that anyone born in the United States is automatically an American citizen regardless of their parents’ immigration status. History of Birthright Citizenship The law, embodied in the 14th Amendment, dates to […]
Mid-term congressional elections, so named because they occur half-way through a president’s four-year term, traditionally serve as a referendum on the commander-in-chief’s popularity. The elections also can shift control of the Senate or House of Representatives from one party to another, resulting in significant policy changes.
Immigrant Caravan Threatens Trump’s Pledge to Defend Border -By Jim Owen With thousands of Latinos marching in a so-called caravan toward the U.S.-Mexico border, President Trump is facing a major challenge to his “no-tolerance” policy concerning illegal immigration. Throughout the 2016 campaign and since entering the Oval Office, Trump has vowed to stop undocumented foreigners from entering […]