Is it an impeachable offense to promise someone a pardon if they commit a crime for you?
Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach could hardly wait to get in front of the cameras and suck up to President Stephen Miller and his sidekick Donald Trump.
There is no end to the cruelty Trump will inflict on migrants seeking refuge in the United States, seeking to separate families any way he can.
Senator Mitch McConnell conveniently had an 1,100 page bill waiting after Donald Trump's Saturday announcement that he might deign to trade temporary DACA protections for permanent barriers at the border. It turns out there was more. There's always more.
Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley tells Chris Hayes whistleblower documents indicate that the Trump administration manufactured a border crisis and took thousands more children from their parents than previously reported.
"We have a legal structure which allows people to apply for asylum through the customs enforcement wherever and however they enter the country," Laura Leader, founder of All In Together, said.
The South Carolina Republican dutifully repeated Trump talking points, but did not appear to be aware that the caravans are made up of asylum seekers, a *legal* immigration process.
In a rare and strong rebuke, Chief Justice Roberts pushed back on Trump's criticism of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals after they denied him the right to arrest asylum-seekers who cross the border.
Federal District Judge Jon Tigar did not sugarcoat his ruling: Trump cannot write or re-write immigration law to keep out people he or his supporters don't like. US asylum laws are actual laws that even the so-called president has to obey.
A federal judge was furious with the Department of Justice for deporting asylum-seekers when he ordered deportations to be halted.
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