Artesia Local Business
Local business in Artesia, NM
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Farmington Daily Times
The Obama administration will close a temporary family immigration detention center in rural New Mexico by the end of the year, The Associated Press has learned. The government told some members of Congress about its plans Tuesday, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement later confirmed the closure to the AP. Comment?
Saturday Nov 15 | via Carlsbad Current-Argus
Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Robert Defer and city workers Randy Baker and Jesus Torres discuss placement of decorations atop the Carousel House at the Pecos River Village Conference Center in preparation for the 2014 Christmas on the Pecos. "There is something new ... now, we can't tell you because it's a surprise," said Lisa Boeke, director of tourism and marketing for the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce. Comment?
Oct 16, 2014 | via Humans Rights Watch
The US government's rapid-fire screening of unauthorized migrants at the border is sending Central Americans back to the risk of serious harm, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The 44-page report, "'You Don't Have Rights Here': US Border Screening and Returns of Central Americans to Risk of Serious Harm," details the US border policies and practices that place migrants at risk of serious harm back home, based on the accounts of people sent back to Honduras, people in detention, and an analysis of deportation data obtained through the Freedom of Information Act. Comment?
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC