Day: January 22, 2019

Supreme Court's inaction leaves DACA program for young migrants intact for now

  Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients and other young immigrants walk with supporters outside the U.S. Capitol last March, when the program was threatened with extinction by President Trump. (Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP) WASHINGTON – The fate of the Dreamers – more than 700,000 undocumented […]

Supreme Court allows Trump's partial military ban on transgender people in military to take effect

  President Trump’s ban on transgenders serving in the military produced protests in 2017. (Photo: Jacquelyn Martin, AP) WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court will allow President Donald Trump’s partial ban on transgender people serving in the military to take effect while court challenges continue. Responding to Justice Department […]