Immigration

Report: Mitchell asks for Trump meeting over ‘Send her back’ chant

At least two non-Democratic members of Michigan’s congressional delegation have publicly pushed back on a xenophobic chant that took place during President Donald Trump’s...

Slotkin, Upton, Mitchell to embark on bipartisan border trip

Three members of Michigan’s congressional delegation will travel to the U.S.-Mexico border this week to visit migrant detention facilities and attempt to find a...

U.S. House holds top Trump officials in contempt over census citizenship...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Wednesday voted to hold two of President Trump’s top officials in contempt of Congress for refusing to hand...

Tlaib on Trump’s ‘bigoted’ tweetstorm: ‘We know this is who he...

President Donald Trump on Monday doubled down on his racist attacks against four progressive members of Congress, while U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) called...

3 Michigan Republicans disappointed with Trump’s racist tweets against Tlaib, AOC

Updated, 2:01 p.m. 7/15/19 with comments from Congressman Huizenga: Three* GOP U.S. House members aren't on board with President Donald Trump's racist tweetstorm against U.S....

Peters stresses need for accurate census count as Trump backs away...

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters says he's "pleased" that the President Trump administration appears to finally be abandoning a plan to ask about citizenship on...

Immigrant rights supporters rally in Lansing against migrant camps

Updated 11:25 a.m., July 15 Immigrant rights activists descended on Michigan’s Capitol lawn Friday evening as part of a national movement to protest conditions at...

Tlaib tears up over migrant detention facilities, Slotkin hopes to draft...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) talked to the Advance this week about a planned bipartisan trip to the U.S.-Mexico border next week...

Nessel joins coalition asking court to address ‘immediate threat’ to migrant...

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has signed an amicus brief advocating for migrant children detained by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). Nessel announced Tuesday...

Slotkin visits northern border facilities, plans bipartisan trip to southern border

As part of her oversight role as a member of the U.S. Homeland Security Committee, U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) on Tuesday visited Michigan’s...

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