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Interview: Trans-Awareness Group Blocks Traffic In Front Of White House

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“The president does not need to use the dysfunctional and costly and definitely unnecessary detention of LGBT people who we know cannot be protect by DHS,” Felipe Sousa-Rodriguez told TRNS.

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Undocumented Trans Women Can Now Be Held In Women’s Detention Centers

According to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, one in 500 immigrant detainees are transgender, yet one in five of sexual assaults in U.S. immigration detention centers happens to trans people.

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Kerry Appoints Former WH Council To Guantanamo Closure Task

After a six-month vacancy of the State position, Lee Wolosky will continue the engagement and process of closing the Guantanamo detention facility.

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Univision Cuts Ties With Miss USA After Trump’s Comments On Immigration

Univision will not air the Miss USA pageant on July 12 nor will the broadcasting company ever work with the Trump Organization again after Donald Trump made recent negative remarks about Mexican immigrants.

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Dem. Leaders Reflect On Visit To Immigration Detention ‘Prisons’

“This is a prison for women and children” Rep. Jackson-Lee (TX) claimed, with several of the inmates have attempted suicide and are currently suffering from severe medical illnesses and diseases.

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House Dems. To Visit Immigration Detention Centers

“Detaining children puts them at risk for medical and developmental problems…young children are being held in prison like conditions” House Democrat Minority Whit Steny Hoyer said.

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Obama: I’ll Continue Push For Immigration Reform

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”We will continue to push as hard as we can on all fronts to fix a broken immigration system administratively,” Obama said at the G-7 summit in Germany.

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Poll: Vast Majority In Support Of Undocumented Workers

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The poll shows that a national average of 72 percent of Americans support undocumented workers staying in the U.S., with 56 percent of Republican support

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House Dems Call On WH To End Detainment Of Undocumented Mothers and Children

In a letter sent to Obama, House Democrats reveal concerns of sexual and physical abuse and sex trafficking that mothers and children face while in U.S. detention.

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Court Sides To Continue Stay On Obama’s Immigration Orders

The executive action, rendered by Obama in November and blocked by a Texas judge in February, would protect nearly 5 million undocumented workers living in the U.S. from deportation.

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Wednesday, July 1

● Court affirms Apple e-book price-fixing decision

● Chemical warfare test subjects are entitled to Army care

● Judge dismisses suit against Catholic hospital

● Making Chad whole again

● Crop outlook: More soybeans, less corn

● Cardiac arrest survival depends on location

Interview: Trans-Awareness Group Blocks Traffic In Front Of White House

Trangender flag

“The president does not need to use the dysfunctional and costly and definitely unnecessary detention of LGBT people who we know cannot be protect by DHS,” Felipe Sousa-Rodriguez told TRNS.

Bon Jovi Gave Christie Permission To Use His Music

“My friendships are apolitical,” Bon Jovi said. “I absolutely gave him permission to use my songs.”

Bobby Jindal Sued For Marriage Executive Order

The order protects individuals or businesses who oppose same-sex marriage for religious reasons from government action.

Anti-Climb Fence Modification To Begin At White House

The anti-climb feature will consist of sharp metal points throughout the fence and will be used temporarily while a long term solution is implemented.

Obama: America Needs Export-Import Bank

“Congress is taking a step backward,” said President Barack Obama in an op-ed for the Boston Globe.