Border and Immigration

Tucson Sector Gets New Border Patrol Chief

Oct 5, 2017 Chief Rodolfo Karisch will be in charge of almost 4,000 Border Patrol agents.

Mexican Baseball Fiesta Returns for Seventh Year

Oct 5, 2017 Event brings more than $1 million to community in tourism.

Bill Seeks to Block Eminent Domain in Border-Wall Building

Oct 4, 2017 Two members of Congress want to prohibit the use of eminent domain for wall construction.

Diocese of Tucson Introduces New Bishop

Oct 3, 2017 Edward Joseph Weisenburger comes to Tucson after serving as Bishop of Salina, Kansas.

SCOTUS to Hear Arguments on Bond Hearings for Undocumented Immigrants

Oct 3, 2017 Case to decide if noncitizens have same due process right to bond hearing as citizens.

Immigration Lawyer: Get DACA Renewal Applications In Early

Oct 2, 2017 Recipients are encouraged to have their application in the mail no later than Monday, Oct. 2.

Reduced Refugee Cap May Mean Fewer Come To Arizona

Sep 29, 2017 Security and safety cited as driving forces of reducing next year's cap.

Farm Lobby Looks to Put Guestworker Program Under Agriculture Department

Sep 28, 2017 Some hope to create a pliable labor force that will not organize, one analyst said.

Episode 334: DACA Application Deadline Approaches

Sep 22, 2017 The Mexican Consulate in Tucson is offering legal help to 'Dreamers' in Southern Arizona.

Arizona Town Losing Landmark Business As Border Shopping Habits Change

Sep 21, 2017 The announcement that one Nogales department store is closing reverberated across two countries.

Census Bureau: Arizona's Imports, Exports Drop in 2016

Sep 21, 2017 Dollar value of goods moving in and out of the state decreased slightly year-over-year.

Some Employers Refusing to Pay Undocumented Workers

Sep 20, 2017 Federal officials say they will sue employers that don't pay workers, regardless of immigration status.

California Sues to Stop Border Wall Build

Sep 20, 2017 The lawsuit claims the Trump administration is in noncompliance with environmental laws.

Rep. Raúl Grijalva Arrested in New York

Sep 19, 2017 Congressman joined pro-immigrant protest outside Trump Tower.

McSally, Other US Representatives Meet With Trump on DACA

Sep 15, 2017 House group pushing bipartisan solution to immigration deadlock.

Feds Waive Environmental Laws Again for Section of Border Wall

Sep 13, 2017 The agency lifted 28 laws for border-wall construction near Calexico, Calif.

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