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Kentucky groups stand against attack on immigrant families

A radical and punishing "public charge" rule change would harm immigrant families across Kentucky and the country, and is an affront to our commonwealth.
A woman, part of the caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. border, prays at a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

Asylum seekers are not breaking the law. Trump is.

Parents and children who have walked 1,000 miles to ask for asylum are not breaking US laws by crossing the border, no matter what Donald Trump says.

Why you should care about undocumented immigrants

Millions of undocumented immigrants live in the U.S. – and most of them work, playing vital roles in the economy. Here's why you should know and care.

Latest stories on our DC electeds in re separating children crisis

Here are three stories that all broke on Tuesday afternoon and evening about our DC electeds and their responses to the "separating children" crisis.

‘Tricked by the devil.’ They backed Trump. Now, his foreign labor cuts may ruin...

Eddie Devine voted for President Trump because he thought he would be good for American business. Now, the Trump administration’s restrictions on H-2B visas for foreign workers may put him out of business. “I feel like I’ve been tricked by the devil,” said Devine, of Harrodsburg-based Devine Creations Landscaping.

Kentuckians stand in solidarity with striking Mexican farmworkers

About 20 union members and union allies converged on a rural Garrard County tobacco farm Sunday to back seven striking Mexican migrant workers.

Are Sanctuary Cities Safer? (video)

As we were researching this topic, we found this video and thought it was worth sharing as well. Are Sanctuary Cities Safer? from Olivia Crellin on Vimeo.

MKF1735 – Ryan Eller on Immigrants in Kentucky

We talk immigrants in KY w/ Ryan Eller of Define American, and we learn a LOT! Financial impact, ICE, DACA - all covered here. Listen and learn!