President Trump urges passage of House immigration bills

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Atlanta, Georgia, in February. Photo courtesy of Bryan Cox/ Immigration and Customs Enforcement via Reuters WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is urging the House to pass legislation that would stiffen punishments on people who re-enter the U.S. illegally and for “sanctuary” jurisdictions that refuse to cooperate with federal deportation forces. To highlight the bills up for vote...

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