Sheriffs across the country are planning a massive gathering in Washington, D.C., to speak out against President Obama’s potential executive action on immigration.
Sheriff Thomas M. Hodgson of Bristol County, Mass., sent a letter to organize a meeting of sheriffs in Washington, D.C., on December 10, two days before the existing government-funding bill expires, to meet with congressmen and encourage them to take action to secure the border. Continue reading
EPHRATA, Wash. — The Grant County Health District is responding to a local outbreak of whooping cough among migrant workers in Mattawa and Quincy.
Three cases have been confirmed and 210 people were given antibiotics from Friday through Monday.
The health district says workers also are being offered the vaccine known as the Tdap shot for pertussis. The shot is especially important to prevent spreading the disease to infants.
The health district says the farm where the workers are housed has been responsive and cooperative.
Information from: KVEW-TV, http://www.kvewtv.com/
July 1, 2014 – 11:05 PM
Protesters turn back three buses carrying 140 immigrants as they attempt to enter the Murrieta U.S. Border Patrol station for processing on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Murrieta, Calif.(AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, David Bauman) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Homeland Security buses carrying migrant children and families were rerouted Tuesday to a facility in San Diego after American flag-waving protesters blocked the group from reaching a suburban processing center. Continue reading
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