The backlog of immigration cases from Texas has grown almost 60 percent in two years. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, is trying to get Congress to cough up funding for 55 more immigration judges.
Congress has passed legislation that will fund the Department of Homeland Security without touching President Obama's immigration actions.
Senate works to pass Homeland Security funding bill derailed by immigration fight.
The Department of Justice will ask a higher court to stay a Texas judge's ruling that put on hold plans to provide deportation deferrals to people here illegally.
Temporary injunction issued against President Obama's unilateral immigration orders that would allow millions of undocumented immigrants to stay in the United States.
Thirteenth District Congressman Mac Thornberry says securing the borders is the federal government's job.
A federal judge in south Texas will hear oral arguments Thursday from Texas and 24 other states over the president's executive action on immigration.
House Republicans voted Thursday to block President Obama's immigration executive actions.
The President unveiled his plan allowing millions of undocumented immigrants to stay in the U.S. legally. Tracie Potts reports.
President Obama is expected to lay out his executive order on immigration Thursday night.
President Obama will announce new executive actions on immigration reform during a visit to Las Vegas on Thursday. Steve Handelsman reports.
Nearly half of Americans disapprove of President Barack Obama’s expected plan to take executive action that would potentially allow millions of undocumented immigrants to stay legally in the United States.
The President is asking congress for close to four billion dollars in emergency funds for the flood of young illegal immigrants.
Politicians speak out about the growing immigration crisis on our Southern border.
Thirteenth District Congressman Mac Thornberry says illegal immigrants should be sent back to their home countries as soon as they cross the US border.
The day after he declared immigration reform dead, president Barak Obama ran into the realities of trying to fix, on his own, a system flooded by the new wave of children arriving from poor and violent nations like Honduras and Guatemala.
Buried within the 844 pages of the bipartisan immigration bill are pet provisions of the senators who crafted it.
Immigration reform bill would remove threat of deportation for 11-million immigrants.
A big week on Capitol Hill could be coming as compromise may help bring immigration and gun control legislation up for a vote.
Eight Senators have come to an agreement on the immigration debate.