Politics
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Religious groups ask U.S. to help more refugees

by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/20/19, 12:39 pm

WASHINGTON—A coalition of religious organizations wrote to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, asking the Trump administration to increase the number of refugees it resettles, particularly those fleeing religious persecution.

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Former Trump aide Hicks testifies to Congress

by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/19/19, 11:27 am

WASHINGTON—The House Judiciary Committee is interviewing Hope Hicks, former White House communications director and a trusted confidante to President Donald Trump, behind closed doors Wednesday. Hicks is the first former Trump aide to agree to testify in the House Democrats’ ongoing investigation into the Trump administration.

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Trump announces immigration crackdown

by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/18/19, 10:48 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump announced Monday that starting next week, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement will begin deporting millions of immigrants who live in the United States illegally.

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