In a major victory for the president, the Supreme Court gave his administration permission to implement a sweeping ban on asylum seekers who pass through another country en route to the U.S.
With a reduction in asylum cases, Cuccinelli suggested, resources might be redirected to processing refugee claims.
in fiscal year 2020 — possibly even reducing levels to zero.“It hasn’t necessarily been connected yet, but last night’s Supreme Court decision does affect the humanitarian space,” Cuccinelli said Thursday morning.The acting USCIS director said it’s a question of resources, since the same personnel can be used to process asylum applications domestically and refugee claims overseas. The agency faces a 330,000-case backlog of asylum claims, he said.
“All the same people have to do that work,” he said. “I haven’t even been back to the office yet since the Supreme Court ruling, so how that may affect our analysis is yet undetermined.”Cuccinelli also fielded a question about Trump’s decision to designate him one of the 10 officials to receive a special government-funded personal driver from his home to the office, which POLITICO
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👍👍 And the illegitimate, corrupt, criminal President feels so PROUD of saying the decisions judges make in his favor are happening because of the judges he has appointed. Isn't that shameful, that the decisions aren't based on merit and the rules of law? Instead totally political. Sick Seems half of Central American just became Mexican.
Temporary victory for hate. Policy will be reversed when he gets dumped in the next election. What is impeachment designed for Isn't this how the good old stacking of the deck by way of courts is supposed to work? Whomever is truly in charge here is a brilliant sycophant. Imagine how many lives will be saved because they're no longer traveling thousands of miles for a US asylum claim that was going to get denied anyways.
Thousands are already en route to the USA through Mexico jungle. AmericaFirstPol Trump piling up the wins 14 more months of these criminals huge victory for more death Trump 2020... keep America great.
Mexico rejects U.S. top court ruling on migrationMexico took issue on Thursday with a U.S. Supreme Court ruling granting a Trump ... Imagine what our country would be like if 25 years ago we had a leader who could get this kind of cooperation. Thanks Mexico! Looks like the caravans will not be allowed anymore. Did his reason include the words 'muy loco'?
NPR Choice pageDo they think the public will trust them again? I know 100% I never will. Justices Sotomayor and Ginsburg dissented. 'Once again the Executive Branch has issued a rule that seeks to upend longstanding practices regarding refugees who seek shelter from persecution,' Sotomayor wrote. Trump’s biggest concern at the border . . . “You white?”
Scottish court rules Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament is unlawfulA Scottish court rules Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament was unlawful, but leaves final decision to British Supreme Court. So what? Call US when the crazy ride is over. Wow, this guy can’t catch a break- not that he deserves one. Get it right it was a Scottish Court that is a different ruling system to England and Wales. The English courts have already ruled it Lawful. It will now be decided by the Supreme Court that can only rule in favour of the Prime Minister.
Supreme Court allows broad enforcement of asylum limitsWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American immigrants from seeking asylum in the United... Hand them over at the border, no names just pictures and numbers on the green card. Make it a drive threw boarder! Hola welcome to America! Last nights victory and now this! Woohoooo!!!! Winning!!!
Supreme Court allows broad enforcement of asylum limitsThe Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American immigrants from seeking asylum in the United States Perm not temp.
In victory for Trump, top US court permits asylum restrictionsSupreme Court gives green light for administration to roll out new rules that would make it harder for Central American migrants to claim asylum in the US.