Appeals Court Limits Trump Travel Ban and Allows More Refugees

The court exempted grandparents, other family members and thousands of refugees from President Trump’s travel ban, now under Supreme Court review.

On DACA, President Trump Has No Easy Path

Delaying a decision on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program would buy the president some breathing room but displease nearly everyone else.

Appeals Court Appears Inclined to Exempt Relatives From Travel Ban

As the Supreme Court prepared to hear the case, an appeals court considered who may be barred from entering in the meantime. The judges were more circumspect about refugees.

Trump to Roll Back Obama’s Flood Standards for Infrastructure

By LISA FRIEDMAN August 15, 2017 President Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to roll back standards that demanded the federal government account for climate change and sea-level rise when building new infrastructure, the White House confirmed....

A Refugee Family Arrives in Arkansas, Before the Door Shuts

By MIRIAM JORDAN July 13, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Watata Mwenda’s family had it good. There was no electricity in their village in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but Mr. Mwenda, an itinerant salesman of cattle, gold and other commodities,...