immigration legislation

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts migrant policy, Russia probe

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump mischaracterized the plight of children who were taken from parents at the Mexico border and what’s known about Russia’s interference in the 2016 election investigation in his wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press. A look at his comments on those subjects Tuesday: IMMIGRATION TRUMP: “We have the worst laws in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts migrant policy, Russia probe

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump invites Pelosi, Schumer to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the immigration controversy (all times local): 1:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says he’s “officially” inviting Democratic leaders to the White House to discuss immigration legislation. Speaking ahead of a Cabinet meeting, Trump says he was making the open invitation through the press. Trump says: “We should be able to … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump invites Pelosi, Schumer to White House

WASHINGTON | Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chaos among House Republicans this past week on immigration shows just how problematic and risky the issue is for a party that badly needs unity heading into the elections in November that will decide control of Congress. GOP leaders thought they had found a way by Friday morning to make the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach