Florida is home to more than 1 million Puerto Rican residents,‭ ‬the second largest of any state.‭ Many have come to the state in search of better economic opportunities that can be provided stateside,‭ ‬in part because the island's current...
This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody joined other states in a legal challenge to the Biden administration’s immigration policies. On Wednesday, Moody announced she was joining the challenge on “interim guidance, which drastically and intentionally curtails immigration enforcement.” Moody’s...
At the end of last week, state Attorney General Ashley Moody sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to ask if the Biden administration will defend a federal immigration statute that prohibits illegal reentry to the U.S....
As buzz continues to build that he could seek the presidency in 2024, on Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis ramped up his war of words with President Joe Biden, calling on the White House to “cease any further resettlement in...
On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., sent a letter to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas demanding a full accounting of steps taken to ensure that terrorists that have been released by the Taliban are...
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection noted that last month saw 200,000, a 21-year record high number, illegal immigrants being apprehended at the border. Now under the Biden administration, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced it is...
Following a nationwide court-ordered injunction, last week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody urged Florida sheriffs to transfer criminals in the country illegally to federal authorities for deportation, upon the completion of their sentences. The guidance comes after the U.S. District...
This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that state and local law enforcement officers have committed to deploying to Texas and Arizona to provide additional resources in response to the border crisis. “America’s border security crisis impacts every state and every...
When he first introduced the bill back in March 2019, Steube insisted his proposal will “limit family-based immigration visas to spouses and minor children of U.S. Citizens and Legal Permanent Residents” and will create a “renewable, five-year term, nonimmigrant visa for parents of citizens that does not include work authorization.”
On Thursday, U.S. Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., questioned Jessica Vaughan, the director of policy studies at the Center for Immigration Studies, during a hearing titled the “Juvenile Justice Pipeline and the Road Back to Integration” for the U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.