Supreme Court declines Biden administration’s efforts to end ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied the Biden administration’s request to pause the implementation of a Trump-era immigration policy. The Justice Department had asked the court late last week to delay the reinstatement of the policy, known as “Remain in Mexico,” arguing in its brief that the policy had been dormant for more than a … Read more

Supreme Court upholds order keeping ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy in place

The Supreme Court Tuesday declined the Biden administration’s request to block a lower court order keeping the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy for asylum-seekers in place. The unsigned order stated that the Biden White House failed to show that its move to end the program, which required asylum claimants to wait in Mexico until their case … Read more

U.S. Supreme Court requires Biden to revive Trump-era ‘remain in Mexico’ immigration policy | Reuters

WASHINGTON, Aug 24 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied President Joe Biden’s bid to rescind an immigration policy implemented by his predecessor, Donald Trump, that forced thousands of asylum seekers to stay in Mexico awaiting U.S. hearings. The court, with three liberal justices dissenting, rejected the Biden administration’s effort to block a … Read more

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott bans COVID-19 vaccine mandates | The Texas Tribune

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday announced an executive order banning COVID-19 vaccine mandates regardless of a vaccine’s approval status with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. He also said he was adding the issue to … Read more

SCOTUS Denies Biden Plea to Halt Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) denied a plea from President Joe Biden’s Department of Justice (DOJ) to halt the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) program while a lawsuit brought by Texas and Missouri makes its way through the courts. On Tuesday evening, in a 6-3 decision, SCOTUS issued an order denying DOJ’s request for the … Read more

SCOTUS ‘Remain in Mexico’ ruling marks latest immigration defeat for Biden administration | Fox News

Former U.S. Border Patrol chief Ron Vitiello tells ‘Fox News Live’ that criminal organizations are ‘benefiting from this chaos’ The Supreme Court’s ruling late Tuesday, which ordered the Biden administration to reinstate the Trump-era Remain-in-Mexico policy, marks the latest legal defeat for the administration on the subject of immigration. In a 6-3 decision, the court … Read more

Fifth Circuit Denies Stay To Restart Remain In Mexico Policy

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday denied the Biden administration’s attempt to halt a Texas federal court judge’s ruling demanding the government restart a controversial Trump-era program that forced asylum-seekers to remain in Mexico for the duration of their US immigration cases. The policy, titled the Migration Protection Protocols, led to tens of … Read more

Jill Biden’s spox demands apology from Fox News over ‘disgusting,’ ‘trash’ remark from host

First lady Jill Biden’s office is demanding Fox News apologize for remarks made by weekend host Rachel Campos-Duffy, who stated recently that Jill Biden “failed the country” by permitting her husband to run for president. What did Campos-Duffy say? Speaking on Fox News over the weekend, Campos-Duffy said Biden should be impeached over the Afghanistan … Read more

Texas hospitals running out of ICU beds as COVID-19 cases overwhelm them | The Texas Tribune

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. Dozens of Texas hospitals have run out of intensive care unit beds as COVID-19 surges faster than any other time during the pandemic, propelled by the new delta variant. The state is divided into 22 … Read more

Garland ISD COVID-19 Cases Top 300 After Early Start To School Year – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

GARLAND, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – One week after returning to school, Garland ISD is reporting 314 active cases of COVID-19 among students and staff. The district’s website began displaying confirmed cases among enrolled students as of July 1, but the count appeared to jump after the start of school. Between Friday and Monday, it grew by … Read more