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Jim DeMint: A conservative’s conservative

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 9, 2007 10:38 AM

“Jim is leading an effort to try to change the culture of the Senate, and I think he’s succeeding.”

Fairness Doctrine Watch: Still “on track?”

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 5, 2007 11:39 AM

It’s not over.

Arizona takes immigration enforcement into its own hands again

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 5, 2007 10:03 AM

Update: La Shawn Barber writes in today’s Washington Examiner–“Now that amnesty is dead, locals must act against employers.” *** Take that, John McCain: Beginning in January, employers in Arizona could face having their business licenses suspended or revoked if they get caught hiring illegal immigrants. A new law signed Monday by Gov. Janet Napolitano created […]

The McCain campaign death watch

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 2, 2007 03:49 PM

Low on cash. Bleeding staff. Swirling rumors of an imminent end. Shamnesty was the final nail in the coffin. So, what will the exact expiration date of the McCain ’08 campaign be? Place your bets.

The diminished credibility of the Dept. of Homeland Insecurity

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 2, 2007 08:58 AM

Update: Chertoff plays down report of imminent al Qaeda attack. Plays up shortage of lettuce pickers. And here’s more Chertoff finger-wagging. *** Actions have consequences. One of the negative consequences of the Department of Homeland Security’s push for shamnesty is its shrinking credibility. From the dog-and-pony show raids before shamnesty hit the Senate floor to […]

Recall Mel Martinez

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 30, 2007 10:32 AM

The shamnesty backlash begins.

In the No-Spin Zone tonight

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 29, 2007 11:12 AM

Set your Tivos.

A new attack ad: Meet Senator Switchback

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 28, 2007 04:27 PM

Smile, Sen. Switchback. You’re on YouTube! Plus: The open-borders Wall Street Journal puts on a tinfoil hat. Update: The WSJ gets a bloggy ribbing and takes off its tinfoil hat.

SCOTUS decides racial preference cases Update: Equality wins!

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 28, 2007 09:43 AM

If any of you followed my work at the Seattle Times, you know how closely I covered the battle against government racial preferences in Washington state. You may remember that Washington passed Initiative 200 to ban government racial preferences in public hiring and education. Despite massive establishment opposition (led by my then-publisher), the measure was […]

Senators ask Reid for a “free, open, and transparent amendment process”–so who’s standing in the way? Update: Reid’s response…it’s the White House and GOP Update: The seven who could stop amnesty

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 26, 2007 01:39 AM

Today, five GOP senators appealed to Harry Reid not to use a cherry-picking amendment trick and cut off debate on the Bush-Kennedy shamnesty bill. Here’s their letter: Wanna know what Reid’s response was? Stay tuned. This entire process has stunk to high heaven from the get-go. No matter what happens on the Senate floor tomorrow […]

Border follies: U.S. sorry for building barrier that encroaches on Mexico

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 26, 2007 01:38 AM

You can’t make this stuff up: “Part of a vehicle barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border was erected in the wrong country and soon will be removed and rebuilt on American soil, federal officials confirmed Monday.”

Muchas gracias, Sen. Graham-nesty Update: Keeping track of the wafflers Update: The amendment list

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 25, 2007 12:55 PM

Over the weekend, one of Mickey Kaus’s readers proposed that shamnesty opponents use YouTube to deliver a message to open-borders senators up for re-election. Bryan and I whipped up our first one–a quick, straightforward Hot Air negative ad with Lindsey Graham’s name on it: Muchas gracias, Señor Graham (click to play): *** Here again, via […]

Fairness Doctrine Watch: A “progressive” attack on talk radio

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 21, 2007 12:08 PM

The Center for American Progress, a left-wing think tank seeded with Soros money and possessing a vested interest in a government talk radio grab, attacks conservative talk radio and renews the push for resurrecting the Fairness Doctrine. All in the name of the “diversity.” Meanwhile, the Left is mum about overwhelmingly Democrat campaign contributions from MSM journalists.

Et tu, Michael Chertoff?

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 21, 2007 12:07 PM

Name-calling Michael Chertoff decries name-calling by exclamation point-wielding bloggers.

Goat talk with Trent Lott

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 21, 2007 09:56 AM

Yet another GOP Maalox moment: Trent Lott gives reporters his sophisticated analysis of illegal immigration. ““Now people are at least as smart as goats…Maybe not as agile.” Lawd help us.

Bush uses his veto

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 20, 2007 03:36 PM

The Dems’ embryonic stem cell research bill goes down. 28 veto threats to go. But shamnesty lives.

Security first, No amnesty

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 19, 2007 05:02 PM

***Update 9:25pm Eastern:*** The Grand Schemers have settled on amendments to the shamnesty bill in a bid to win over the wafflers: Sixteen of the two dozen amendments the Senate will consider attaching to a revived immigration bill come from senators who helped derail the legislation earlier this month. A list of the proposed changes […]

Memo to Washington: Clear the damn backlogs first

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 17, 2007 02:33 AM

Pile-on.

A strike against Sanctuary Nation

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 15, 2007 07:48 PM

There was a glimmer of hope on the shamnesty landscape today in the House. Stalwart immigration enforcement proponent Tom Tancredo won approval–by a significant margin–of his amendment banning DHS funds for renegade sanctuary cities. From Rep. Tancredo’s website: U.S. Representative Tom Tancredo’s (R-CO) amendment to cut funding from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Bill […]

Kill the Bill, Part Deux: Redouble your efforts; Lott blames “talk radio,” threatens GOP dissenters; Bush speaks at National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast; Kennedy and Mel Martinez laugh it up

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 15, 2007 09:27 AM

Photoshop: David Lunde Military-smearing Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell released this statement about the shamnesty last night: Thursday, June 14, 2007 WASHINGTON, D.C.–Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following statement today: “We met this evening with several of the Senators involved in the immigration bill negotiations. Based on […]

Kill the Bill, Part Deux: Redouble your efforts

By thisistwitchy  •  June 15, 2007 09:27 AM

Photoshop: David Lunde Military-smearing Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell released this statement about the shamnesty last night: Thursday, June 14, 2007 WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following statement today: “We met this evening with several of the Senators involved in the immigration bill negotiations. Based on […]

Kill the Bill: Amnesty waffles, anyone?

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 14, 2007 02:02 AM

It’s what’s for breakfast this morning in Washington: On Tuesday, I mentioned the list of 15 GOP senators that the Shamnesty Grand Schemers want to flip to their side (asterisked senators are up for re-election in 2008): * Alexander (R-TN) Bennett (R-UT) * Cochran (R-MS) * Coleman (R-MN) * Collins (R-ME) * Cornyn (R-TX) * […]

Illegal alien advocates on the march

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 13, 2007 08:50 PM

Eduardo “Piolin” Sotelo, a leader who organized the massive illegal alien marches in Los Angeles last year, is headed back to Washington to push for shamnesty. He’s due to arrive tomorrow with his open-borders caravan: A popular Spanish-language disc jockey began a cross-country trip Sunday to encourage Congress to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws, planning […]

Welcome to the deportation abyss

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 13, 2007 01:00 PM

On Monday, I reported on how Congress gives special relief to convicted murderers, smugglers, and other alien law-breakers through private claims bills that sabotage deportation efforts. Today in my syndicated newspaper column, I report on another aspect of the deportation abyss–the endless appeals process and immigration litigation lottery played by deportable aliens and their open-borders […]

A message for the RNC

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 13, 2007 09:41 AM

Reader T.K. e-mails: Several months ago, when rumblings of a possible amnesty for illegal immigrants supported by President Bush and the GOP started to hit the blogosphere, I held back from sending in a check to renew my 2007 RNC membership, instead sending in a note that I would not financially support the party if […]

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