Border and Immigration

Border Wall Funding Gets Through House in Defense Budget

Jul 27, 2017 The U.S. House approved $1.6 billion for border wall construction.

Border Patrol To Test at Least 3 Types of Drones In Arizona

Jul 27, 2017 More types of unmanned aerial vehicles could be coming to the border.

$300K On the Line for Tucson With DOJ 'Sanctuary City' Threat

Jul 27, 2017 City labels itself 'immigrant-friendy,' and Mayor Rothschild is confident Tucson will not lose the funding.

Auditors Question Success of Border Surveillance Towers

Jul 26, 2017 Comes amid Customs and Border Protection plans to obtain and test new border surveillance, technology, like drones.

Border Officials Praise Technology, Ask for More

Jul 25, 2017 Mobile towers and drones are on the Border Patrol's list.

Flake: Upgrade, Don't Get Rid of, NAFTA

Jul 25, 2017 The senator took to the floor to relay trade messages from Arizona.

Episode 325: 1st-Time Crossers Face Tougher Border Policy

Jul 21, 2017 The Border Patrol will prosecute first-time crossers; the agency's Missing Migrant Team; a visit to the Kino Border Initiative.

Document Outlines Trump's NAFTA Renegotiation Goals

Jul 18, 2017 Necessary step before negotiations can begin in August.

Program Aims to Help Refugee Women Connect to Community

Jul 11, 2017 Women RISE aims to help immigrant women navigate a new culture.

Hispanic Chamber Looks for Wider Audience Via Mexican Radio

Jul 10, 2017 A new agreement allows business to get their message deep into Mexico

'Business as Usual' for Border Businesses Despite Politics

Jul 7, 2017 Relationships trump what national leaders say.

Mother Keeps Promise to Become Citizen

Jul 5, 2017 20 individuals from 18 countries become were naturalized on July 4.

Report: Mexican Green Card Holders Seek Citizenship Less Than Other Groups

Jul 3, 2017 Middle Eastern green card holders are quick to turn green cards into citizenship.

Temporary Farmworkers Increase, But Not Agents Protecting Labor Rights

Jul 3, 2017 Arizona farmers are increasingly using migrant workers, but Labor Department enforcement is not keeping pace.

A Woman from Syria Shares Flavors of her Homeland

Jun 29, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: A public forum at TMC examines the future of Arizona health care; how this week's Supreme Court ruling affects immigration; and join some of the estimated 1,500 people who walk and run on Tumamoc Hill every day.

Regents Vote to Keep In-State Tuition for 'Dreamers'

Jun 29, 2017 Board says it will keep current plan for immigrant students in place pending court appeal.

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