Klarize Medenilla

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Trump unveils plan for opioid crisis, mirrors Duterte in first address 

President proposes death penalty for certain drug dealers, frames sanctuary policies, immigrants as a reason for drug circulation President Donald Trump’s campaign plan to combat the nationwide opioid addiction calls for a tough-on-crime approach that includes urging Congress to strengthen sentencing laws … Continue reading

March 20, 2018

Labor organizations denounce Trump’s immigration policies

California leaders sound off on Trump amid his first visit to the state as president Since President Donald Trump took office, immigrant advocates have not been shy about voicing their disapproval of arguably the most controversial Commander-in-Chief. California, in particular, … Continue reading

March 16, 2018

Russia probe: Intelligence committee Republicans say ‘no collusion’

GOP ends the announcement despite the special counsel’s push for further inquiry  Following a year of political discord on the issue, Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee announced on Monday, March 12 that they had concluded the investigation into possible collusion … Continue reading

March 13, 2018

New lawsuit challenges Trump’s plan to end temporary protected status

Plaintiffs fire back on Trump’s alleged controversial ‘sh-thole countries’ remark The Trump administration has just been hit with yet another immigration policy-related lawsuit. On Monday, March 12, a group of immigrants and their children have filed a class-action lawsuit against the … Continue reading

March 13, 2018

Trump to visit California to inspect border wall site

Border wall approved by a federal judge despite Congress’ refusal to fund the project Next week, President Donald Trump plans to visit California to inspect the site of his long-desired border wall, the White House announced on Wednesday, March 7. During … Continue reading

March 09, 2018

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