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In this Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 photo Hawaii state Sen. Karl Rhoads talks about legislation he proposed that could change the way foreign fishermen get permits in Honolulu. A federal legal loophole allows the fishermen to fish off the coast of Hawaii, even though they are technically not allowed to enter the United States. Rhoads wants to change that by barring state officials from issuing fishing licenses to crew members who don't have permission to land in the country. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz)
February 22, 2017 - 6:52 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — A proposal in the Hawaii Legislature has the potential to shake up the fishing industry and the permit process for foreign fishermen. An Associated Press investigation found that foreign fishermen were confined to boats off Honolulu and living in subpar conditions. Some are earning...
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Molly Hitt, of Boston, displays an American flag while standing in front of a memorial to the Irish potato famine, right, during a rally called "We Will Persist," Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Boston. According to organizers the rally was held to send a message to Republicans in Congress and the administration of President Donald Trump that they will continue to press for immigration rights and continued affordable healthcare coverage. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
February 21, 2017 - 8:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under a sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday by the Trump administration. Any immigrant who is...
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