Tag: Barack Obama

EPA chief to sign rule on Clean Power Plan exit

EPA chief to sign rule on Clean Power Plan exit

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Union Leader EPA chief to sign rule on Clean Power Plan exit The Union Leader Then-Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on Jan. 18 in the Dirksen … WASHINGTON — The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday he would sign a proposed rule on Tuesday to begin withdrawing from the [...]

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Because Hillary Clinton Definitely Would Have Dismantled Obamas Clean Power Plan Rules…

Because Hillary Clinton Definitely Would Have Dismantled Obamas Clean Power Plan Rules…

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Daily Banter Because Hillary Clinton Definitely Would Have Dismantled Obama's Clean Power Plan Rules… The Daily Banter This week, Trump's team opens a new front in that war. Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , announced on Monday that he will fully repeal the Clean Power Plan , the [...]

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The US Will Begin Withdrawing From Obamas Clean Power Plan Emissions Rule

The US Will Begin Withdrawing From Obamas Clean Power Plan Emissions Rule

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday he would sign a proposed rule on Tuesday to begin withdrawing from the Clean Power Plan , former President Barack Obama’s centerpiece regulation to fight climate change. “Here’s the president’s message: The war on coal is over,” EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt told a gathering [...]

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Dreamers Vow To Fight Like Hell To Defend DACA Amid Rumors Trump Will End Program

Dreamers Vow To Fight Like Hell To Defend DACA Amid Rumors Trump Will End Program

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

HuffPost Dreamers Vow To 'Fight Like Hell' To Defend DACA Amid Rumors Trump Will End Program HuffPost The White House said Friday that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is “currently under review,” and a spokesman for DHS said no updates are expected on Friday. … Advocates fear that instead of Trump maintaining protections [...]

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The Canadian dream?

The Canadian dream?

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

CBS Los Angeles The Canadian dream ? UC Berkeley (blog) This is the moment for Canada to extend the Canadian dream southward to young adults entangled in U.S. immigration and border control. A planned policy … There is no chance of new DREAM Act legislation in the near future. As a stopgap measure, the … [...]

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The Canadian dream?

The Canadian dream?

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

CBS Los Angeles The Canadian dream ? UC Berkeley (blog) This is the moment for Canada to extend the Canadian dream southward to young adults entangled in U.S. immigration and border control. A planned policy … There is no chance of new DREAM Act legislation in the near future. As a stopgap measure, the … [...]

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UC President Janet Napolitano blasts idea of ending DACA

UC President Janet Napolitano blasts idea of ending DACA

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Mercury News UC President Janet Napolitano blasts idea of ending DACA The Mercury News SAN FRANCISCO — University of California President Janet Napolitano blasted the idea of ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program on Thursday afternoon. The program, also known as DACA, which Napolitano helped enact in 2012 as … and more » …

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The GOP Wants DACA Dead

The GOP Wants DACA Dead

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Slate Magazine The GOP Wants DACA Dead Slate Magazine On Friday, CNN and NBC News reported that President Donald Trump may end DACA, an Obama-era program that allows undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children to live and work here lawfully. … President Barack Obama introduced DACA … The Canadian dream ? UC [...]

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DACA, explained: why Donald Trump holds the fate of a generation of immigrants in his hands

DACA, explained: why Donald Trump holds the fate of a generation of immigrants in his hands

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Vox DACA, explained: why Donald Trump holds the fate of a generation of immigrants in his hands Vox After months of indecision, President Donald Trump may be about to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program started by President Obama in 2012 — which allowed young unauthorized immigrants who'd come to the US as [...]

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Providence mayor vows to protect immigrant children if DACA ends …

Providence mayor vows to protect immigrant children if DACA ends …

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Providence Journal Providence mayor vows to protect immigrant children if DACA ends … The Providence Journal Mayor Jorge Elorza was among four mayors who spoke on a Tuesday conference call in support of the Obama-era program protecting children brought into the … and more » …

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