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DHS Announces New Office to Aid Victims of Immigrant Crimes

Court Blunts Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Crackdown

Trump’s Second Travel Ban Blocked by Hawaii Judge

President Trump Signs New Immigration Executive Order

Fact Check: Trump Says Immigrants Cost Taxpayers Billions. But They Give Back More Over Time

“According to the National Academy of Sciences, our current immigration system costs America's taxpayers many billions of dollars a year," President Trump said.

The Facts: Estimating the cost of immigrants is tough, but the study Trump cites on immigration found that first-generation immigrants do cost taxpayers about $57 billion a year. However, second and third-generation immigrants become a boon to government coffers, adding $30 billion and $223 billion dollars a year. The report said immigration was “integral to the nation’s economic growth,” and particularly praised high-skilled workers, who create jobs and have a significant “positive effect” on the economy.

Fact Check: Trump Claims Immigration Enforcement Makes Us Safer. Does It?

“By finally enforcing our immigration laws, we will … make our communities safer for everyone,” President Trump said.

The Facts: Trump, who has often talked about violence committed by undocumented immigrants, has said he'll enforce immigration laws by deputizing local police, but law enforcement experts tell NBC News that this is likely to drive crime up — not bring it down — as communities stop reporting crime and cooperating with the police for fear of deportation.

Police rely on family and friends outing criminals, experts stressed in interviews. 

"It's hard enough to get someone to tell on their friends and family" without threatening them with deportation, one expert said.

Homeland Security Puts Out Notice for Border Wall Design Pitches

Experts: Trump’s Immigration Orders Could Drive Crime Up

DHS Memos Reveal Possible Reach of Immigration Order

Lawmakers, After Meeting With ICE, Say All Undocumented Immigrants at Risk of Deportation