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Reporting on Immigration

What crimes make immigrants eligible for deportation?
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What crimes make immigrants eligible for deportation?

A variety of crimes can get immigrants detained and deported — and even if they are in the country legally.

Business leaders warn Trump of economic fallout from mass deportation
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Business leaders warn Trump of economic fallout from mass...

Still grappling with Donald Trump’s surprise election, the nation’s business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to abandon campaign-trail pledges.

Sessions, Trump AG pick, could influence immigration policy
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Sessions, Trump AG pick, could influence immigration policy

Immigration laws are enforced by other agencies, but the Justice Department plays a crucial role in setting the policies and legal underpinnings that shape the system.

Concerned Catholic bishops ask Trump for humane immigration policies
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Concerned Catholic bishops ask Trump for humane immigrati...

The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops on Monday urged President-elect Donald Trump to adopt humane policies toward immigrants and refugees.

Trump promises to block funding to sanctuary cities
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Trump promises to block funding to sanctuary cities

As part of his 100-day action plan, President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to block all federal funding to sanctuary cities.

Trump, Clinton and immigration
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Trump, Clinton and immigration

Here’s what Hillary Clinton says she would do, versus what Donald Trump promises.

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NPR Coverage of Inauguration 2017

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Follow the LIVE Blog

Follow coverage of the day Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the U.S.

Fact-Checked: The Inaugural Address
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Fact-Checked: The Inaugural Address

The NPR Politics team, with help from reporters and editors across the newsroom, annotated Trump's speech.

Repeat After Me: The 35 Most Important Words Of Inauguration Day
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Repeat After Me: The 35 Most Important Words Of Inaugurat...

"I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution..