On this week’s Beyond the Bubble, Albert Morales, senior political director for the Democratic polling firm Latino Decisions, says the president can't do much worse with Hispanic voters. That could make solving the current border crisis a challenge.
The House bill expected to get a floor vote this week will mean 55,000 less spots for immigrants to enter the country legally every year, and switch 78,400 spots for family-based migration to a merit-based system.
Conventional wisdom says it costs hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars to win a congressional primary election. But a handful of wanna-be House members are advancing to the November ballot having spent less than $5,000.
A civil rights group has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Chicago Police Department relies on an error-plagued database that names up to 195,000 people as gang members, including many who have never been in a gang.
Vice President Mike Pence says he doesn't want to see children taken from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border but repeated the administration's position that "loopholes" in immigration laws are to blame.
Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson said Monday afternoon the busted pipe and resultant flooding of areas of the Columbus Government Center are related to the age of the building, and related structural issues.