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Since Day One of the Obama administration, I’ve shed light on the White House illegal alien amnesty-by-fiat strategy. I’ve obtained yet another memo, unleashed during the holiday season, that is enraging rank-and-file DHS officers. This is just the latest in a series of enforcement-sabotaging memos from ICE chief John Morton. In a nutshell, the Morton […]
When President Obama’s minions put their policy wishes on paper, we’re told it’s nothing. Just “brainstorming.” Idle chatter. No worries. It’s what they said about the BLM’s land grab scheming. and the DHS’s amnesty-by-administrative fiat musings. And it’s no doubt what they’ll say about the latest draft memo from ICE chief John Morton to his […]
The SEIU needs more dues-paying members. The open-borders lobby needs something to do. Voila! Meet the new illegal alien shamnesty push via the Washington Times (readers: note that this is an excerpt from a NEWS story from the Times, NOT a Times editorial endorsement of amnesty!): Democrats on Tuesday begin their new push for an […]
A Democrat governor is calling for illegal alien criminals to be deported faster. Do my eyes deceive me? Are pigs flying? It’s true: Washington state Gov. Christine Gregoire has proposed a partnership with the feds to finally expedite the illegal alien criminal deportation process through the 287(g) program, which I’ve reported on extensively. (See here […]
Update 1/7 9:09am Eastern. Questions about one of those focus group members. 9:35pm Eastern. Wow. Interesting. Frank Luntz’s focus group was just asked about Romney. Only a few raised their hands to say they supported him before the debate. Almost all raised their hands to say they were supporting him afterward. Look: Loud agreement among […]
Update 12/31: Lonewacko has reax. *** The Sunday edition of the Dallas Morning News carries a lengthy lead editorial extolling the “illegal immigrant” as the 2007 “Texan of the Year.” The full piece is here. (hat tip – Freedom Folks and MM.com readers). I’ll cut to the chase and give you the paper’s rather underwhelming, […]
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Sanctuary Nation or Sovereign Nation: It's your choice Update: Illegal alien deportation evader Elvira Arellano will leave church sanctuary to participate in amnesty march
Update: Rudy-come-lately, Rudy the Flip-Flopper. Update: So, what does Michael Chertoff plan to do about this? Chicago Tribune: Elvira Arellano, the illegal Mexican immigrant who has avoided deportation for a year by taking refuge inside a Humboldt Park church, plans to leave her sanctuary next month to participate in an immigration march in Washington, according […]
First, watch this as Harry Reid eats crow (hat tip: Senate tipster): After Reid and the Dems tangled with the GOP last night, the Senate just passed a good border security funding amendment today, 89-1. The goat who voted against it? Babbling George Voinovich. The Corner has some back story. Yeah, Lindsay Grahamnesty was involved, […]
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Showdown in Waukegan: Open borders lobby protests program to deport criminal aliens Update: Waukegan stands firm; votes for deportation
The battle to stop the criminal alien revolving door is being waged in the heartland of America. Washington, are you listening? Update: Tonight, the Waukegan City Council voted 8-2 to proceed on its partnership with the feds to deport criminal aliens. Police Chief William Biang: ”It has nothing to do with race,” Biang said. ”This has to do with getting criminals out of Waukegan.”
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We need to stop the criminal alien revolving door.
Kill the Bill: Shamnesty showdown Update: Telephone system has shut down Update: Video of Kennedy’s “Gestapo” diatribe Update: Reid attacks talk radio Update: VICTORY! Roll added Update: Goat of the day–Sen. Sam Brownback Switchback Video of the switchback added
9:30pm Eastern update. The venerable economist George Borjas weighs in on his blog with a sober and sobering assessment: The President bet all his remaining political capital on a proposal he knew would tear his party apart. And the Senate came close to enacting very bad policy. It really makes me wonder: what the heck […]
We heard a lot of whingeing on the Senate floor–and across the cable airwaves (see Geraldo)–about how illegal aliens will now be forced back “into the shadows” because the shamnesty bill failed. Reality check number 999,998: Cook County, Ill., declares sanctuary A month after rejecting an identical proposal, the Cook County Board today voted to […]
We all know about Bernard Kerik’s withdrawal in the wake of his disclosure that he had hired an illegal alien nanny. But two other Bush choices–AG nominee Al Gonzales and Agriculture Secretary nominee Mike Johanns –have far worse records on immigration enforcement. Gonzales was (and may still be) a member of the National Council of […]