Jan 25, 2017: Excerpts from Trump’s border orders

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Executive departments and agencies shall employ all lawful means to enforce the immigration laws of the United States .

Executive departments and agencies shall remove all removable aliens, with priority given to removable aliens who have committed criminal offenses or abused any program related to receipt of public benefits.

The Secretary shall immediately take all appropriate steps to immediately plan, design, and construct a physical wall along the southern border.

The Secretary shall issue new policy to terminate “catch and release” and the abuse of parole and asylum provisions.  Unaccompanied alien children shall be properly processed, receive appropriate care and placement, and, when appropriate, be safely repatriated.

The Secretary shall, on a weekly basis, make public all sanctuary cities. Jurisdictions that fail to comply with applicable Federal law shall not receive Federal funds, except as mandated by law.

The Secretary shall, on a weekly basis, make public a comprehensive list of criminal actions committed by aliens.  Victims of crimes committed by removable aliens shall receive support.

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One response to “Jan 25, 2017: Excerpts from Trump’s border orders

  1. chrissythehyphenated

    After Trump signed the executive order about sanctuary cities, the mayor of Miami-Dade reversed his city’s policy of not detaining illegal immigrants.

    http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article128984759.html

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