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Cuban migrants head back to sea as relatives pray in the U.S.

Sixteen Cuban migrants who sought refuge in Grand Cayman have resumed their voyage in a small, homemade aluminum boat after local officials turned them away, citing a migration agreement with Cuba ...

"I am praying as hard as I can," said the anxious mother of a 23-year-old passenger, who was interviewed by phone in...

Obama signals timing of new immigration measures in question

President Barack Obama said on Thursday that he still planned to take steps on his own to improve the U.S. immigration system but that his timeline for taking action has been affected by the need to deal with a flood of migrant children from central America.

Obama had previously said he planned by the end of summer...

The Politics of Executive Amnesty: Obama Would Be 'Pointing a Gun at Sitting Senators and Firing'

As President Obama considers going forward with a unilateral amnesty for millions of illegal aliens, even some proponents of immigration reform [amnesty] are warning the political consequences will be calamitous.

“Some Democratic senators are probably not going to come back. And it’s stunning, right, it’s literally...

Immigration judges push to be independent from Department of Justice
Recommendation No. 1: Double the number of judges
7 News

Congress might be on recess, but the immigration issue isn’t.

Two judges called on Congress earlier this week to tap into its constitutional power to make the swamped immigration court system an independent judicial agency.

“The immigration courts are the forgotten stepchild of the U.S. Department of Justice...

Immigration Crisis Reaches Court System In Denver

More than 60,000 children have crossed into the U.S. border by themselves and now the immigration crisis is reaching Colorado. Many of those children are being processed through the immigration court system in Denver.

Some of those children are from South American countries beyond Mexico. They headed toward the U.S....

Imminent Terrorist Attack Warning By Feds on US Border
Judicial Watch

Islamic terrorist groups are operating in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez and planning to attack the United States with car bombs or other vehicle born improvised explosive devices (VBIED). High-level federal law enforcement, intelligence and other sources have confirmed to Judicial Watch that a warning bulletin...

ISIS border threat conformed with leaked document

Breitbart Texas has exclusively obtained a leaked document warning federal agents about an ISIS-related terrorism threat across the entire US-Mexico border. Though the document focuses on the Texas-Mexico border, Breitbart Texas has confirmed that federal agents across the entire US-Mexico border have received the ISIS...

Imminent Terrorist Attack Warning By Feds on US/Mexico Border
Judicial Watch

Islamic terrorist groups are operating in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez and planning to attack the United States with car bombs or other vehicle born improvised explosive devices (VBIED). High-level federal law enforcement, intelligence and other sources have confirmed to Judicial Watch that a warning bulletin...

Riverside: Council says no to immigration resolution

Riverside [California] council members rejected a proposed statement in support of humane and fair treatment of migrants in the city. Council members said it veered too close to immigration policy, which is a federal issue. Here's what the resolution would have done.

...It would have affirmed that "Riverside supports...

"Historic" Settlement Would Allow Some Improperly Deported Migrants To Return
San Diego 6

Some migrants who were deported to Mexico under a controversial procedure could be allowed to return to the U.S. under a class-action settlement announced Wednesday between the Department of Homeland Security and civil rights groups.

The settlement, which requires final approval from a judge, was hailed as “historic...

Mass arrests outside White House as protesters ask relief for illegal immigrants
The Washington Post

More than 140 protesters, including Maryland Del. Ana Sol Gutierrez (D-Montgomery) and dozens of labor and immigrant leaders, were arrested Thursday outside the White House while staging a sit-down rally to demand protection from deportation for millions of illegal immigrants.

The demonstrators, representing more...

Immigration could set stage for big U.S. budget showdown
MSN News

White House-Congress tensions rose on Wednesday when Obama spokesman Josh Earnest said the president's upcoming decision on steps to possibly ease some immigration rules would not be affected by Republican tactics.

"The president is determined to act where House Republicans won't," Earnest said, citing support from...

Grand Junction couple jumps into the immigrant rights battle
The Denver Post

Estrella Ruiz and Alejandro Solis are tired of living with the constant threat that their family could be split apart because immigration policy isn't changing. So they are leaving their three children behind this week and traveling to Washington, DC to take part in a demonstration — and likely to get arrested.


White House preps legal case for immigration steps
MSN news

With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows whatever executive actions he takes on immigration will face intense opposition. So as a self-imposed, end-of-summer deadline to act approaches, Obama's lawyers are carefully crafting a legal rationale they believe will withstand scrutiny...

Mexican president praises California policies
The Denver Post

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto praised Gov. Jerry Brown and state lawmakers Tuesday for approving a series of immigrant-friendly laws, saying California is taking a lead role in the absence of national immigration reform.

He specifically mentioned a law that allows immigrants in the country illegally to obtain...

Pew Survey: 1/3 of Mexicans Want to Move to America; 60% Disapprove of Peña Nieto's Economy

As Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto travels across California and declares America to be "the other Mexico," a Pew Research survey has found that 60% of Mexicans disapprove of Peña Nieto on the economy. Perhaps as a result, a plurality of Mexicans think that life is better across the border, and a third want to move to...

Lawmakers move to scrap English-only instruction
Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens), center, says: “I think the time has come for us to revisit multilingualism, bilingualism and language immersion programs”
The Los Angeles Times

California lawmakers took a step Tuesday toward an overhaul of the voter-approved 1998 law requiring English-only instruction in public schools, another victory for Latino legislators seeking to strip away polarizing laws aimed at immigrants.

Legislators passed a proposed ballot measure that would ask voters in two...

One-Third of Mexicans would migrate [legally and illegally] to U.S., survey finds

A new survey about preferences and trends in Mexico concludes that one out of every three Mexicans would migrate to the United States if given the opportunity. The survey published Tuesday by the Washington-based Pew Research Center also says that of the 34% of Mexicans who indicated they would like to move to the U.S., 17...

Facing Deportation, Mexican Woman Offered Sanctuary At Arizona Church [Note: ICE has decided to exercise prosecutorial discretion-not actively pursuing her arrest]
Fox Latino

Rosa Imelda Robles Loreto, 41, was detained after a routine traffic revealed she was in the country illegally. The mother of two, who lives in Tucson, received a deportation order requiring her to leave the country by August 8th.

But instead of returning to Mexico, the day before her deportation order she packed her...

Bob Beauprez draws criticism for border remarks [from one person]
The Denver Post

Republican gubernatorial nominee Bob Beauprez drew criticism Wednesday after saying in a radio interview he would send the Colorado National Guard to the Mexican border if asked.

Host Peter Boyles, on his 710 KNUS radio show, asked Beauprez whether he would send troops if the Texas governor asked him to.


Protesters, lawmakers criticize Mexico's handling of Marine case
The Los Angeles Times

Demonstrators, including a Republican lawmaker, gathered outside the historic Leland Stanford Mansion in Sacramento on Tuesday to protest the jailing of a U.S. Marine in Mexico.

Gov. Jerry Brown is hosting a luncheon for Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto at the mansion, part of Peña's two-day visit to California...

A Town Near You? ICE Reveals Locations of Convicted Murderers It Freed
Center for Immigration Studies

The 169 aliens with homicide-related convictions who were freed by ICE in 2013 were booked out of detention facilities in 24 different states, with the largest number in California, according to information provided to Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa). ICE records show that these convicted killers were associated with 96...

Signs Posted For Illegals Increasingly Written In Chinese

The Border Patrol is increasingly posting signs written in Chinese near the U.S./Mexico border, which underscores the booming human smuggling trade as illegal aliens from China flood into America.

Case in point, the emergency beacons placed in desolate border regions which allow stranded illegals to request help...

Gallup: Immigration More Important Than Obamacare to Republican Voters

A new poll from Gallup has found that Republican voters think the immigration woe facing America is the most important issue in the country.

Of Republicans and Republican-leaning voters, the Gallup poll found that 22 percent believe immigration is the “most important problem” in America. Republicans rank the issue as...

US Border Patrol Erects More Rescue Beacons for Illegals in Distress

The U.S. Border Patrol recently erected more desert rescue beacons near Tucson, beacons aimed at saving the lives of illegal aliens in distress.

Reports revealed on Friday that the new beacons are part of an effort dubbed the Blue Light of Life campaign. The effort is designed to alert illegal immigrants to the...