Tag: asylum

News Wrap: Trump slams court that blocked new asylum rules

JUDY WOODRUFF: The people of Puerto Rico celebrated today after embattled Governor Ricardo Rossello announced that he is resigning at the end of next week. Crowds turned out to mark the occasion after days of protests demanding that Rossello step down. MISAEL VELEZ, Protester (through translator): His resignation was expected. There was too much pressure. The whole country is against...

News Wrap: Supreme Court allows new asylum policy to take effect

AMNA NAWAZ: Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have taken another tentative step towards impeaching President Trump. They set out ground rules today, amid questions about how ready they are to go further. White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor has our report. YAMICHE ALCINDOR: Today, Democrats insisted, no matter what you call the process, the possibility of impeaching President Trump...