Mexico holding 49% more northbound migrant minors from Central America

Jun 23, 2015

Mexico holding 49% more northbound migrant minors from Central America

While the wave of child and teen migrants has receded at the U.S. border, detentions of Central American minors are up sharply in Mexico this year, the country's National Immigration Institute reported Monday It said detentions of Central American minors have risen 49 percent compared ...

Feb 3, 2015

Obama wants $1 billion to curb Central American immigration

President Barack Obama wants to spend $1 billion to help curb illegal immigration from three Central American countries, according to the president's budget request. The request was outlined in the president's $4 trillion budget request sent to Congress Monday. The administration first proposed financial aid to ...