Colorado's refugee arrivals are rapidly decreasing under a Trump administration order that more than halved the number of displaced people who are being allowed in the U.S. this year.
"It was a message," Carmel told Denverite. “Anything’s possible. You can become somebody too.”
Members of Denver's Immigrant and Refugee Commission wanted to know what the city can do -- and what it will do.
How is Customs and Border Protection implementing Trump’s immigration ban at DIA? ACLU of Colorado wants details.
The ACLU of Colorado has filed a request under the Freedom of Information Act to find out how Customs and Border Protection officers are interpreting and implementing President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees and citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States.
They'll be there to watch for entry and re-entry issues.
The FBI is helping police investigate.
Refugee youths find safe haven in Boy Scouts of America
Five working mothers discussed their struggles working for minimum wage, often without paid sick leave, in a Denver that has experienced a 13.6 percent increase in the cost of living in the last five years.