Immigration

Levin calls for an end to deportations ahead of vigil for...

Updated 2:13 p.m., 8/20 U.S. Rep. Andy Levin (D-Bloomfield Twp.) told the Advance on Thursday the recent death of Jimmy Aldaoud was unnecessary, preventable and...

Nessel joins multistate lawsuit over federal immigration rule changes

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined a dozen other colleagues from around the country in suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security over...

Study: New Trump admin rule cracking down on legal immigrants could...

Updated 1:10 p.m. 8/13/19 President Donald Trump’s Department of Homeland Security finalized a new rule Monday that will allow immigration officials to deny green cards...

Iraqi Oakland County resident dies after deportation

Updated 2:24 p.m. Jimmy Aldaoud, an Iraqi national who lived most of his life in the United States, died Tuesday from complications of diabetes after...

Chang plans bill granting driver licenses for immigrants

A Democratic state lawmaker is taking action on issuing driver licenses to undocumented immigrants, just days after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer indicated her support for...

Whitmer appears to back undocumented immigrant driver licenses

Updated 2:35 p.m. 8/5/19 with comments from Whitmer spokesperson Following last week’s Democratic presidential debates in Detroit, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer appeared to signal support for...

Column: Michigan must count all kids in 2020 census 

It might be hard to believe, but young people will be trickling into school over the coming weeks for a new year with friends....

Night 2: Every time candidates brought up Michigan in the debate

“All politics is local” is one of the biggest maxims in the business — and it remained true on Wednesday evening as the second...

Protesters arrested during border shutdown hours before 2nd Dem debate

Immigrants and allies blocked traffic on Wednesday at the Windsor Tunnel, an international crossing between Detroit and Ontario, Canada. The group of about 300...

Moderators try to pit Warren, Sanders against moderates in 1st Detroit...

Ten candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination argued Tuesday night that they represent the best chance to deny President Donald Trump re-election, with their...

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