The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has released draft guidance on how it plans to implement the Trump administration policies on immigration enforcement at the borders and within the United States. Our video below summarizes some of the major elements of the p
On January 25, 2017 President Trump signed two executive Executive Orders:
- “Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements,” described aggressive new measures at U.S. borders.
- “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States,” announced a massive expansion in immigration
enforcement within the United STates.
On February 17, 2017, DHS Secretary John Kelly issued two policy memoranda, explaining how DHS will implement the Executive Orders. It is standard for the immigration agencies to issue such memoranda to describe how a general policy will be implemented. The following video gives an overview of the Kelly Memos.