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Members of a migrant caravan walk into the interior of Mexico after crossing the Guatemalan border on October 21, 2018 near Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico.

Trump administration reportedly won’t send thousands of migrants to Florida after reports spark local backlash

Customs and Border Patrol officials reportedly have no plans to send migrant families to Florida, despite announcements from state officials.
Migrants, mostly from Central America, wait to board a van which will take them to a processing center, on May 16, 2019, in El Paso, Texas.

The Trump administration plans to send thousands of migrants to 2 Florida counties, and officials are wondering if it’s to punish Democrats

Florida officials announced that the Trump administration will move thousands of migrants to Florida counties with no plan for how to care for them.

2 key Homeland Security officials pushed back on a plan to arrest thousands of migrants in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles before they were pushed ...

Former DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's and head of ICE Ronald Vitiello's reason for pushing back was logistical, according to The Washington Post.
Suspected smugglers load men, women, and children into a raft on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande just before illegally crossing the Mexico-US border near McAllen, Texas on May 9, 2018.

The Trump administration’s tough border policies could be worsening a thriving black market of smugglers that’s only growing more sophisti...

President Donald Trump's policies have created a bottleneck of thousands of migrants in Mexican border cities, in conditions ripe for exploitation.

Trump smiled and joked after a supporter at a rally yelled that Border Patrol should ‘shoot’ migrants at the border

President Donald Trump had mentioned Border Patrol agents couldn't use violence to keep migrants from the US and asked how to "stop these people."
Pope Francis gives his thumb up upon arriving to preside over an evening vigil with young people at the Campo San Juan Pablo II in Panama City, on January 26, 2019.

Pope Francis donated $500,000 to help migrants in Mexico headed for the US border

Pope Francis donated $500,000 to support migrants in Mexico headed to the US border, according to an announcement from the Vatican.

Lara Trump says Angela Merkel’s decision to welcome refugees led to ‘the downfall of Germany’

"It was one of the worst things to ever happen to Germany," Lara Trump said of the more than 1 million migrants who found refuge in Germany in 2015.
A migrant family runs away from tear gas in front of the border wall with Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico, on November 25, 2018.

Kirstjen Nielsen’s departure signals Trump wants an even more extreme Homeland Security chief

"She was tasked with putting a smiling face on the policy of enforced cruelty. If I were her I wouldn't be able to sleep at night."

Trump mocks asylum-seekers at the border, says they ‘look like they should be fighting for the UFC’

His remarks came amid a surge of asylum-seekers that has overwhelmed border agents and fueled Trump's cries of an "emergency" at the southern border.
Migrants inside a makeshift detention center in Texas.

Photos show migrants being held in a makeshift facility under a bridge as Trump threatens to close the border entirely

A massive surge of undocumented immigrants has been entering the United States from Mexico, overwhelming law enforcement agencies.