Video: Live updates: Protesters gather to welcome Trump to Los Angeles

Donald Trump is in California Tuesday — his first visit to the state as president. The trip comes as the Trump administration battles California over its refusal to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. The president visited eight prototypes for the massive wall he wants built along the U.S. border with Mexico and spoke with troops. He later made his way to a fundraiser in the Beverly Hills area. Protests and counter-protests were held in San Diego and Los Angeles. Follow our coverage below for live updates throughout the day. 6…

Hidden camera captures a Michigan nursing home employee allegedly abusing a resident Video

Transcript for Hidden camera captures a Michigan nursing home employee allegedly abusing a resident Back now tonight with a family looking for justice after allegations of elder abuse. They say their father targeted because of his ethinity and the video you’re about to see is disturbing. Here’s Zachary kiesch. Stop, stop, stop. Reporter: Tonight, a Michigan nursing home under fire, after a hidden camera caught these disturbing images. Shut up. Reporter: That’s a caretaker grabbing 87-year-old hussein yunis, yelling at him, then throwing him on to a bed. His family…

Republican lawmaker pushes for vote on immigrant bill

Subscribe to our channel! Republican Mike Coffman of Colorado claims he’s trying to force a House vote on a DACA deal. On the day Donald Trump set as the deadline for Congress to extend the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, Coffman says he wants to give Congress more time. Read the full article here: Republican lawmaker pushes for vote on immigrant bill —————————————– Don’t forget to subscribe – Click here: https://goo.gl/iYnuv5 Follow Us : Home Page Tweets by theGrio http://thegrio.tumblr.com/ https://www.facebook.com/theGrio http://instagram.com/thegrio https://foursquare.com/thegrio http://www.pinterest.com/thegrio/ https://plus.google.com/u/0/+thegrio Republican lawmaker…

Pamela Geller’s anti-migrant video is a hoax. There’s even a complete film crew in the shot.

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters Update: Geller removed the video from her YouTube channel and website, but doubled down on her claim of “Muslim migrant violence” in an update: “Left-wing propaganda sites and Muslim supremacist terror-tied orgs have taken issue with one of the videos I previously ran saying it wasn’t real. The fact is there are thousands of videos exposing Muslim migrant violence and destruction that elicit no response from the enemedia. Left-wing propaganda sites and Muslim supremacist terror-tied orgs continue to ignore those videos and the widespread horror…

Panel Video: How Immigration Reform Failed at the Worksite

Media Panel Press Release Panel Testimony Book: What Happened to Worksite Enforcement? Panel Summary The Center for Immigration Studies hosted a panel discussion on Thursday, December 7, focusing on the history of the bi-partisan 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act banning the employment of illegal immigrants and the subsequent bipartisan failure to follow through. The speakers will included Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), who has re-introduced mandatory E-Verify in the House, and Dr. Lindsay Lowell, previous Director of Research at the Congressionally-appointed Commission on Immigration Reform where he was also Assistant Director for the…

Panel Video: Immigration Fixes | Center for Immigration Studies

Panel Summary Media Press ReleasePanel TranscriptReport: Immigration Multipliers – Trends in Chain Migration Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 9 a.m. Location: National Press Club, Lisagor Room, 529 14th St, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, D.C. The Center for Immigration Studies hosted panel discussion focusing on past and present attempts to change the immigration system. The speakers will included U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-Ga), co-author of the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act, Michael Teitlebaum, Vice Chairman of the bipartisan U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform (which was the last officially appointed advisory group to offer detailed immigration recommendations chaired…

Panel Video: Immigration Court Backlog

Panel Summary Media Press ReleaseTranscriptReport Date: August 22, 2017, at 9:30am Location: National Press Club, 529 14th St, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, D.C. Nine new immigration judges were appointed in an effort to address the 600,000-plus backlog of cases in the nation’s immigration courts. The Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) hosted a panel discussion on Tuesday, August 22, on this issue, focusing on a recently published CIS analysis on the management of the immigration court system. Former immigration judge Andrew Arthur, now a CIS fellow, discussed his paper, “The Massive Increase…

Video: 2017 Katz Award | Center for Immigration Studies

Award Ceremony Summary   Media Press ReleaseTranscript Date: June 2, 2017, at 12pm Location: National Press Club, 529 14th St, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, D.C. Kevin Rothstein and Mike Beaudet, of WCVB-TV in Boston, are the 2017 recipients of the Eugene Katz Award for Excellence in the Coverage of Immigration. This year was the 20th anniversary of the award, which is intended to highlight good reporting on a topic when sentimentality and unquestioned assumptions are the norm. The keynote speaker at the award luncheon in Washington, D.C., was Barbara Gonzalez,…