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Coretta Scott King in 1991: Hold Employers Accountable for Hiring Illegal Aliens

Pro-amnesty activists trying to co-opt the civil rights messages of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to push immigration reform [amnesty for illegal aliens] through Congress seem to be directly contradicting the wishes of the late Dr. King and his wife, Coretta Scott King. Mrs. King carried on her husband's civil rights activism...

Amnesty Immigration reform's No. 1 enemy: Time

Immigration reform [amnesty for illegal alien] advocates have a new enemy: the congressional calendar.

Fall’s fiscal fights have lined up in a way that could delay immigration reform [amnesty] until 2014, multiple senior House Republican leadership aides tell POLITICO, imperiling the effort’s prospects before the...

Media Ignore Americans Killed by Illegal Alien 'DREAMers'

An illegal alien brutally murdered Laura Wilkerson's 18-year-old son in Texas, tied his body up, and then doused him with gasoline before burning him.

Wilkerson recalled the harrowing details on Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125, yet her story has gone unheard in the broader press.


Civil rights and immigration history connected
The United States has its roots in being a welcoming place for immigrants but that wasn't always the case
The Denver Post

[...] While the United States has its roots in being a welcoming place for immigrants, that hasn't always been the case.

 It is true that a wave of new arrivals flooded U.S. shores in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but a movement to restrict who was allowed into the country took hold as well.

In 1882...

Population growth drives need to transform flushed toilet water to tap water
Every corner of Colorado is facing a future with more people and less water
9 News

[...] Every corner of Colorado is facing a future with more people and less water ...

"The state continues to develop and we've got to provide for the long-term future of the residents here in Castle Rock as well as around the state," Marlowe said.

More and more communities are turning wastewater into drinking...

A slow-motion Colorado River disaster - a people longage in the Southwest
La Times

On Aug. 7, the head of the Southern Nevada Water Authority called for federal disaster relief to address the consequences of water scarcity in the Colorado River system. On Friday, the Bureau of Reclamation announced it would be forced to cut the flow of water into Lake Mead in 2014 to a historic low...

A nearly...

Liberal Voice Laments Mass Immigration’s Inequitable Impact on the Labor Market
Center for Immigration Studies

WASHINGTON, DC (August 21, 2013) — An internationally recognized authority on immigration policy and a Fellow of the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), Mr. David North, argues in a new video that the United States immigration policy is “tilted against the people at the bottom of the American labor market.”


EEOC’S Miami District Office & Mexican Consulate Offices Sign Historic Outreach Agreement
Pact Establishes Ongoing Collaborative Relationship Between the Two Entities
The Miami District Office of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

The Miami District Office of the U.S.  Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Orlando today with the Consulate General of Mexico in  Miami and Consulate of Mexico in Orlando.   The agreement establishes an ongoing collaboration between these  entities to provide...

House will proceed with individual immigration bills once lawmakers return to Washington
House chairman rejects 'special' citizenship path
The Denver Post

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee is rejecting the idea of giving immigrants in the U.S. illegally a special pathway to citizenship.

Republican congressman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia told a town hall meeting in the Shenandoah Valley on Monday that the House must chart its own course on immigration even if...

Multi-million dollar Vietnam visa scam tied to Colorado-told its easy to overstay their visas & disappear into the United States.
CO College Grad behind scheme "Concern is terrorism"-recruited customers who could not legally enter the U.S.
9 News

Federal prosecutors call it a multi-million dollar global scheme with strong ties to Colorado.

A University of Denver graduate is in federal custody, accused of helping hundreds of Vietnamese citizens enter the United States illegally ...

The 28-page criminal complaint from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the ...

Obamacare backlash a lifeline for Immigration Reform [amnesty]
Pressure seems to be working-in first weeks of the congressional recess, a number of Republicans have come forward in support of Imigration Reform
ABC News

Distaste for one of President Obama's priorities seems to be offering a lifeline to a second.

One is already law; the other is working its way through Congress. One is Obamacare; the other, immigration reform.

As Congress enjoys its remaining two weeks at home over the August recess, Obamacare is dominating...

[CA] Lawmakers OK noncitizens on juries
Two immigrant-rights bills advanced in the Legislature Monday.
U-T San Diego

[California]  State lawmakers pressed ahead with controversial immigrant-rights legislation Monday, including a measure that would open up jury pools to noncitizens who have proof of residency and a separate bill to protect unauthorized immigrants when they seek legal help to stay in the U.S.

The full Senate vote...

Requests for asylum in the United States along the border with Mexico have more than doubled over the last three years
An average of 30 people per day have arrived at San Diego ports seeking asylum
The New York Times

[...] The issue gained new attention last month after a group of nine immigration rights activists presented themselves at the Arizona border in Mexico seeking asylum. After spending several weeks in detention, they have been released into the United States pending hearings before an immigration judge who will make a final...

RNC Ups Immigration Reform Pressure On Congressional GOP — But Rejects Path To Citizenship
President Barack Obama has said that any immigration reform bill must include a path to citizenship.
'Swampland' Time Magazine

The Republican National Committee passed a resolution Friday calling on Congress to pass an immigration reform bill by the end of the year—but it stopped well short of the bipartisan compromise passed by the Senate earlier this year, omitting a “path to citizenship” for any class of illegal immigrant.

The resolution...

CSU extends in-state tuition to first class of immigrants [illegal aliens]
More than 500 brought to the country without authorization are expected to enroll at Colorado universities this year.
The Coloradoan

[...] Until this year, students at Colorado colleges without legal U.S. citizenship status qualified for the nonresident rate of tuition, which at Colorado State University exceeds the in-state rate more than three times over.

But when the Colorado Legislature passed the ASSET law this year granting in-state tuition...

Can Obama write his own laws?
Washington Post

As a reaction to the crack epidemic of the 1980s, many federal drug laws carry strict mandatory sentences. This has stirred unease in Congress...

Traditionally — meaning before Barack Obama — that’s how laws were changed: We have a problem, we hold hearings, we find some new arrangement ratified by Congress and...

Report: Nuclear plants 'naked' to terror threat-San Onofre Nuclear Plant on beach
* Related article " Border Station is more than checkpoint"
Orange County Register

America's nuclear power plants and research labs remain vulnerable to terrorist attacks from the sea, sky and control room, despite tighter security imposed since 9/11, says a scholarly study prepared for the Pentagon and released Thursday ...
"The spent fuel pools are a very significant vulnerability, as we saw in...

Immigration Facts: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

As Congress debates the fate of the “DREAMers”—those undocumented immigrants [illegal aliens] who arrived in the United States as children—the one-year anniversary of the start of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program occurs on August 15. The DACA program—an initiative of the Obama administration—does...

Why Republicans didn't win in 2012
GOP will keep losing if it doesn't learn these lessons

At last Republicans can read a coherent explanation of why they didn’t win in 2012, despite high unemployment and a dismal economy, the unpopularity of Obamacare, and many scandals such as Fast and Furious. Best-selling author Dr. Jerome Corsi, who spent three weeks traveling with the Mitt Romney campaign, listening to...

Half of eligible immigrants sign up for deferred deportation program
Stifled by a variety of obstacles — from fees to fear
Los Angeles Times

Stifled by a variety of obstacles — from fees to fear — fewer than half of those eligible for immigration relief have taken advantage of an Obama administration program launched a year ago, according to a new study.

About 49% of those eligible have applied for a work permit and a two-year reprieve from possible...

Upcoming Townhalls & Immigration Reform activists in Denver
HIspanic Pastoral Alliance and Global Pastors Network - Civic Center Park, Denver
CAIRCO Updates

Durango Town Hall with Congressman Scott Tipton

Start:September 3, 2013 6:00 pm
End:September 3, 2013 7:00 pm



1:30-3:00 PM

Centennial Hall, El Paso County Commissioner's Chambers, 200 S. Cascade, Downtown Colorado Springs...

VIDEO: Rally urges Coffman to support path to citizenship for all immigrants
Dreamers want citizenship for all
Fox 31 news

Rally urges Coffman to support path to citizenship. 

CAIRCO Research

Related articles, click here "Latest Pathway To Citizenship News" - ABC

New Mexico says non-English speakers can be jurors
The New Mexico Supreme Court is cautioning courts in the heavily Hispanic state that citizens who don't speak English still have the right to serve on juries.
MSN News

The New Mexico Supreme Court is cautioning trial courts and lawyers in the heavily Hispanic state that citizens who don't speak English have the right to serve on juries — a right enshrined in the state constitution even if people are non-English speakers.

The court issued the admonition Monday in a unanimous ruling...

Gallup Poll: Hispanics Favor Democrats 2 to 1
The Tea Party Economist

Hispanics in the U.S. identify with or lean toward the Democratic Party over the Republican Party by about a 2-to-1 margin, regardless of whether they were U.S.-born. Hispanics born outside the U.S. do have slightly less attachment to either party, and are more likely to be politically independent, but these differences do...

GOP's lost opportunity with Hispanic citizens

History will record that in 2013, the Republican Party establishment gambled away its historic opportunity to change the course of politics in America. The Republican Party leadership decided to play 2014 politics with the deck of cards handed them by the Democrats.

Despite all the evidence, all the lessons of...

Media Bias: Why can’t we talk about IQ?

“IQ is a metric of such dubiousness that almost no serious educational researcher uses it anymore,” the Guardian’s Ana Marie Cox wrote back in May. It was a breathtakingly ignorant statement. Psychologist Jelte Wicherts noted in response that a search for “IQ test” in Google’s academic database yielded more than 10,000 hits...

Gallup: Hispanics, Immigrant and Native-born, More likely to be Democrats

New polling data from Gallup shows that Hispanics, both those born inside U.S. and immigrants, are exponentially more likely to be Democrats than Republicans. In fact, the data show that as Hispanics become more integrated into American society (i.e., they and both their parents are born in America) they become more likely...

Former Border Patrol Officers: US Politicians Protecting Mexican Drug Cartels

Several former Border Patrol Officers warned in an open letter that some American politicians are protecting the activities of Mexican drug cartels operating in the U.S.

“We must never lose sight of the fact that the United States is the market place for the bulk of transnational criminal businesses engaged in human...

Illegal alien community activist from Aurora facing deportation
A mother from Aurora has been an outspoken advocate for immigrants in Colorado who, like her, are facing deportation. Supporters of immigration reform are using her story to turn up the heat on Colorado’s congressional delegation.   The people at a rally held Wednesday are hoping to get the representatives attention. They...
[House] Majority whip calls for immigration system 'that actually works'
Sees ways for Republicans to work toward legal status for the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants [illegal aliens]
Orange County Register-Washington Bureau
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy said in an interview Monday that he sees ways for Republicans to work toward legal status for the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants, but cautioned that border security must come first.   McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, is scheduled to speak Tuesday in Newport Beach at an event hosted...
Denver Police recruits hear from reps of "special populations-includes "immigrants"
Immigrants are sometimes reluctant to report crimes for fear of deportation
The Denver Post
[...] The 30 recruits Friday scribbled notes as Desmond and a host of other representatives for the homeless, deaf, gay and lesbian, immigrant and refugee communities visited the academy with tips on interacting with what the department calls "special populations."  ...   Immigrants are sometimes reluctant to report crimes...
Colorado delegation remains deeply divided on immigration reform
Coffman will work to pressure House leadership to pass immigration reform
The Denver Post
As Congress heads home for a five-week summer break, the evolving and contrasting views of Colorado's seven House members on comprehensive immigration reform illustrate why an overhaul may be an impossible feat in this Congress.   Three of the four Republicans — Reps. Cory Gardner, Doug Lamborn and Scott Tipton — are...
Under President Obama, same-sex spouses now allowed to apply for U.S. visas
John Kerry makes announcement from London
Los Angeles Times
Spouses in same-sex marriages will be given the same preferential consideration in their visa applications now enjoyed by those in opposite-sex marriages, Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Friday.   Kerry made the announcement in the consular section of the U.S. Embassy in London, one of the largest of the 222 visa...
Mexicans migrants not deterred by threat of arrest immigration study shows
Economic incentives alone typically do not induce otherwise law-abiding people to violate the law
The Guardian

Mexicans intending to cross the border illegally into the US are not significantly deterred by threats of arrest or the severity of possible punishment – the primary method for dealing with illegal immigration in the US – according to a new study of potential migrants.

[...] Ryo, a research fellow at Stanford Law...

Top Colorado GOP donors urge congressmen to support immigration reform
"Doing nothing is de facto amnesty"
The Denver Post
A who's who of top Republican donors in Colorado sent a letter Tuesday beseeching Colorado's GOP delegation to embrace comprehensive immigration reform and provide a path to legal status for the 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States.   The seven donors have collectively contributed hundreds of...
McCain Concedes Immigration Reform Bill Won't Gain GOP 'A Single Hispanic Voter'

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) conceded on Monday that Republicans will not win one new Hispanic voter over by passing a comprehensive immigration reform bill.

"Let's say we enact it, comprehensive immigration reform, I don't think it gains a single Hispanic voter," McCain said in an interview with PBS's Gwen Ifill. ...

Report could hurt immigration deal-Homeland Security loses track of 1 million foreign people-and are years overdue in setting up a system to track departures
DHS lost track of 1.6 million people 2 years ago-1,901 of them were deemed a significant national security threat
The Washington Times
The Homeland Security Department has lost track of more than 1 million people who it knows arrived in the U.S. but who it cannot prove left the country, according to an audit Tuesday that also found the department probably won't meet its own goals for deploying an entry-exit system.   The findings were revealed as Congress...
Homeland Security loses track of 1 million foreigners; report could hurt immigration deal
Washington Post

The Homeland Security Department has lost track of more than 1 million people who it knows arrived in the U.S. but who it cannot prove left the country, according to an audit Tuesday that also found the department probably won’t meet its own goals for deploying an entry-exit system...

The government does track...

Immigration Agents Raise Questions on GOP's DREAM Act Efforts

The head of the labor union representing law enforcement officers of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Tuesday pressed House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), and Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) to...

Mike Coffman talks [in Spanish] to large crowd in Aurora on immigration reform
Related: Minorities have more optimism about the future after Obama's election, while struggling whites do not
The Denver Post
U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman addressed a packed church Sunday afternoon, discussing the future of immigration reform in America.   The Colorado Republican spoke at St. Pius X Catholic Parish to a predominantly Hispanic crowd, many sporting mini American flags.   The event was organized by Together Colorado, a nonpartisan,...
Changing Colorado 6th could be 2014’s tightest race

With the trifecta of big money, deep investment from both parties and a split electorate with a sizable swing vote, the race between Republican Rep. Mike Coffman and Democrat Andrew Romanoff in Colorado’s 6th Congressional District stands to be the state’s — and potentially the nation’s — toughest House battle of 2014....

Sessions to Republicans: GOP Elite View on Immigration Is ‘Nonsense’

In a sharp memo sent this morning to fellow Republicans on Capitol Hill, Senator Jeff Sessions argues that the GOP elite view on immigration–shared by President Barack Obama and Senator Chuck Schumer–is “nonsense.” Instead, Sessions, the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, advises his fellow Republicans to adopt...

Population growth, consumer demand drive U.S. increase of imported foods - 8 out of past 19 foodborne illnesses are from imported food-
FDA proposes rules for safer imported foods
9 News & University of Georgia
Chances are that about 15 percent of the food you eat - more if your diet includes lots of fruits, vegetables and cheese - comes from abroad, and the government is taking steps now to make it safer.   New rules proposed Friday by the Food and Drug Administration would make U.S. food importers responsible for ensuring that...
Denver metro area home to 30,000 Ethiopians, Eritrean immigrants
Because of countless languages and past political alliances, their culture is divided
The Denver Post
There are more than 30,000 Ethiopian immigrants in the Denver area, but because of countless languages and past political alliances, their culture is divided.  ---------   [...] A bloody, 17-year civil war that began in 1974 drove a mass migration to the United States ...Others followed to join families, for education,...
International: U.K. to Illegal Immigrants: Go Home Or Face Arrest

The British government has introduced a series of programs intended to reduce illegal immigration. One of them involves mobile billboards which are cruising around six London districts, telling illegals to “go home or face arrest.” They also give data on how many illegals have been apprehended in the neighborhood, and a...

Amnesty drags Rubio to 6th in polls
Paul, Cruz rising for 2016
Public Policy Polling

PPP's newest look at the Republican field for 2016 finds some big changes from our previous polling. Marco Rubio, who had led all of our polling since December, has dropped all the way to 6th place. Rand Paul now has the lead nationally, to go along with the leads he posted in our most recent Iowa and New Hampshire polls....

Coffman underlines support for citizenship through military service
H.R. 435-will allow undocumented [illegal alien] residents of the United States to apply for military service
Fox 31-Denver
On Tuesday, Coffman spoke on the record at a hearing of the Immigration and Border Security sub-commission of the Judiciary Committee “addressing the immigration status of illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.”   Interestingly, his microphone didn’t work, making it impossible for anyone outside the hearing...
Coffman pulls away from rest of Colorado GOP on immigration
Coffman's sentiment contradicts earlier statements he has made against the DREAM Act
The Denver Post
Two of Colorado's most prominent Republicans pushed varying messages Tuesday on how to achieve comprehensive immigration reform to a House subcommittee — a rift that exemplifies the uphill battle the issue has in getting accomplished before the end of the year.   Rep. Cory Gardner, a Republican from Yuma, said that while...
Obama's Homeland Security No. 2 official is under investigation re company that provides U.S. visas for foreign investors
Company is run by Hillary Clinton's brother
NBC News
President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the Homeland Security Department’s over alleged intervention to obtain approval for a company run by a brother of Hillary Clinton to participate in a program that provides U.S. visas for foreign investors, according to an email the department’s inspector general sent to lawmakers Monday...
No Amnesty says NAFBPO - National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers

The National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers wishes to draw America's attention to the fact that the massive alien population illegally present in the United States, often typified as benign huddled masses yearning to breathe free, is simply not as so often characterized. Based on past arrest figures, there is...

Immigration Bill's Health Care Provisions Could Get U.S. Workers Fired

The Senate-passed immigration bill exempts millions of non-American workers from the health insurance mandate imposed on most Americans. Thus employers would not be penalized for failing to provide them with health coverage, making the newly legalized workers much cheaper to hire. See the problem?

Most of the...

Poll: Latino Illegal Immigrants Favor Dems 8-to-1

A poll released Monday by Pew Research Center shows that Latino illegal immigrants [illegal aliens], given the opportunity to vote, would vote Democratic at an eight-to-one clip. 31 percent of illegal immigrants of Latino descent identify themselves as Democrats, compared to just 4 percent who identify as Republicans;...

National Journal Flat-Out Lies About Immigration Poll Findings

“The Media” are just people, and all people have their biases. Inevitably, those biases subtly creep into the stories they report. Rarely do you find bald-faced, deliberate distortions of the truth, especially in reputable media outlets. The July 17th edition of the Inside-the-Beltway publication, National Journal, isn’t...

Video: March for Jobs, Washington, DC, July 15, 2013
Videos: Speakers Discuss S.744's Effect on American Workers
Center for Immigration Studies

The Black American Leadership Alliance (BALA) organized the the DC March for Jobs, which was held on July 15, 2013, along with community leaders of all races from around the country. The march was organized in an attempt to stop Congress’ amnesty push, enforce immigration laws as written, and support policies that put black...

Pennsylvania Ave. blocked half-hour by anti-amnesty/pro-jobs march sponsored by Black American Leadership Alliance

Send free faxes to Congress to make sure they get the message from the march/rally.

You would have been so proud to have been on Capitol Hill yesterday and seen all your fellow citizens braving incredible heat to support the Black American Leadership Alliance and its attempt to get Congress to...

IRS Gave $14 Billion in Refundable Tax Credits to Illegals
CNS News

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., both said the immigration bill they helped push through the Senate was designed to "bring people out of the shadows."

Yet, if illegal aliens are truly in the shadows, why has the Internal Revenue Service been able to find enough of them to pay them more than...

Alinsky and amnesty: Plan is designed to fail
Tom Tancredo on tactics that serve 'political ambitions of the Democratic Party
World Net Daily

If you have been wondering how a 1,200-page bill so full of contradictions, waivers, exemptions and loopholes garnered unanimous support from 54 Senate Democrats and 14 open-borders Senate Republicans, the answer is so obvious that even the smartest pundits have missed it. The bill’s stupidities are not an accident: It is...

UN Warns: Mexican Border 'Global Pathway' to U.S. for Illegals from Horn of Africa

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) recently released a report, "Transnational Organized Crime in Central America and the Caribbean," that identifies both Mexican cartels and street gangs as conduits for individuals from Africa and Asia entering the U.S illegally. The report identifies the Islamic terrorist...

Southern border fence? Works great here!
World Net Daily

While the merits of building a fence along the USA’s southern border are debated in Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says his nation’s new border fence is working very well, thank you...

Netanyahu, speaking publicly ahead of his weekly cabinet meeting, argued the fence has blocked 99 percent of...

June Jobs: Record Immigrant Displacement Of American Workers

Just as the U.S. House of Representatives is returning from the July 4 recess to take up the Schumer/Rubio Amnesty/ Immigration Surge bill, the Labor Department has reported that unemployment remained stubbornly stuck at 7.6% in June, although the reported 195,000 jobs created in June was better than expected. This...

Marketing citizenship... Push on to turn green cards into citizenship
"...There are at least 8 million people not participating because they don't have the right to vote"
Orange County Register
Guadalupe Prado used to celebrate the Fourth of July as this country's Independence Day: carne asada and hot dogs on the grill, the grandkids playing outside, neighbors and fireworks.   But now, the day holds new meaning: "It's the Independence Day of the country where I live and that adopted me" ...   Locally and...
In South Texas, Some Blame Senate For Rush Across the Border
Law enforcement sources say [illegal aliens] see reform as opportunity to get legalized.
US News

Amnesty opponents say the Senate bill is partly to blame for a recent increase in illegal border crossings.

If you ask almost anyone in south Texas whether the immigration debate in Washington is having an effect on their daily life, you'd be hard pressed to find anyone to tell you 'no.'

In the last few years...

All Employment Growth in Last Decade Went to Immigrants
Foreign-born employment up 5.3 million since 2000, US-born down 1.3 million
Center for Immigration Studies

A Center for Immigration Studies analysis of government data shows that from the first quarter of 2000 to the first quarter of 2013 the number of native-born Americans holding a job fell by 1.3 million, even though the overall size of the working-age (16 to 65) native population increased by 16.4 million. Over the same time...

Gessler alerts Colo. DAs of suspected noncitizens who have voted
The 155 have voted in one or more past elections
The Denver Post
The names of 155 suspected noncitizens who have cast ballots in Colorado elections are being sent to prosecutors, Secretary of State Scott Gessler said Monday, continuing a contentious debate between Gessler and critics who question the validity of his findings.   The voters are among 4,201 people who have received letters...
Loopholes mean amnesty before border security

There are significant unreported loopholes and exceptions in the immigration-reform bill that could allow illegal immigrants to achieve permanent status before the border security portions of the legislation are executed...

...WND review of the latest text of the bill, with the new Republican “border surge”...

New State Polls: Voters Overwhelmingly Oppose Amnesty
Immigration Reform

Voters overwhelmingly oppose the Gang of Eight amnesty bill according to new polling conducted in seven key states including Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio and West Virginia by Pulse Opinion Research for FAIR. Read below to see an overview of the results.

Arkansas: 60% of likely voters...

Video: Living on US-Mexico Border, Native Americans Face Daily Struggles
ABC News

This investigative video reveals that drugs and illegal aliens cross the US-Mexico border into the Tohono O'odham Nation. Drug cartels are becoming more aggressive in smuggling drugs into the United States, while the US Border Patrol is becomming more aggressive in trying to halt criminal activity. Native Americans on the...

CO's four House Republicans Thursday uniformly said they were not impressed with Senate immigration package.
Senate immigration bill may face trouble in House
The Denver Post
To boil the political narrative of the Senate's massive immigration bill down to Colorado is to see the lengths Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet went through to woo Republican Rep. Cory Gardner.   Bennet was one of the eight architects of the bill that worked with key Republican senators to commit to spend an extra $38...
S.744 Passes Senate - Pyrrhic Victory For Treason Lobby

The Treason Lobby won a Pyrrhic victory on Thursday, passing the nation-breaking Amnesty/ Immigration Surge bill through the Senate. This widely-anticipated action led to predictable Main Stream Media ululations, maudlin sentimentality, and veiled racial threats against the historic American nation on the part of the...

Foreign-Born Share Would Hit Historic High in 7 Years Under S.744
One in seven U.S. residents would be immigrants by 2020
Center for Immigration Studies

According to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) the Gang of Eight Bill (S.744) would dramatically increase legal immigration, while reducing future illegal immigration by only 25 percent. Based on CBO's numbers, the Center for Immigration Studies projects that under S.744 the foreign-born (legal and illegal) share of the...

The Corker-Hoeven visa overstay loophole
Washington Examiner

You can build the largest fence in the world, and man it with a million border patrol agents, but if you invite hundreds of thousands of immigrants [illegal aliens] to enter the country legally every year on a “temporary” basis, and then fail to track whether or not they leave, you’ll still get a large illegal [alien]...

Gallup Poll: Virtually No One Trusts the Mainstream Media

The results are in: virtually no one trusts the scripted mainstream media. We’ve known it for years, but a new Gallup poll shows that a whopping 77% of Americans distrust mainstream media television.

Only a bit more ‘trustworthy’ than Congress, which scored in at a record low of 90% saying they do not trust the...

Supreme Court strikes down Arizona law requiring proof of citizenship to vote
NBC News

The Supreme Court on Monday struck down an Arizona law that requires people to submit proof of citizenship when they register to vote.

The vote was 7-2. Justice Antonin Scalia, writing for the majority, said that a 1993 federal law known as the Motor Voter Act takes precedence over the Arizona law because of its...

LA Supervisor Report: Children of Illegal Aliens Cost L.A. Co. $54M a Month
Additional $54 million in welfare payments issued in April to illegal alien parents
The children of undocumented immigrants cost Los Angeles County more than $54 Million per month, Supervisor Mike Antonovich announced Friday.   In a press release,  Antonovich said that the tally came from figures provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS).   The DPSS estimated that...
Jeb Bush touts family-focused, 'fertile' immigrants as economic boon
"Immigrants create far more businesses than native-born Americans,” Bush said
NBC News
Speaking to religious conservatives Friday, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush said that welcoming immigrants to the United States will be an economic boon because they are hard-working, family-oriented and “more fertile.”   Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks at the Faith & Freedom Coalition conference on June 14 in...
Senate Bill Doubles Annual Flow of Guest Workers
Center for Immigration Studies

The Schumer-Rubio bill, which will be debated by the full Senate starting next week, would allow unprecedented increases in the number of temporary workers. A new Center for Immigration Studies analysis of the bill finds that, in the first year, the bill (S.744) would admit nearly 1.6 million more temporary workers than...

Why the brazen dishonesty about amnesty bill?
Tom Tancredo decires 'Rubio Circus' pushing Obamacare-like proposal
World Net Daily

One question keeps popping up in the debate over the U.S. Senate’s “Gang of Eight” amnesty bill, S.744. It’s not a question about what’s in the 1,000-page bill, it’s about the packaging. The arguments for the amnesty bill are so blatantly dishonest that they defy conventional logic and analysis...

If the amnesty...

Obama: [Lies] Illegals Must Learn English, Go to Back of Line for Citizenship

In President Barack Obama's weekly address [June 8, 2013], he makes a hard sell for the Senate to pass the immigration reform bill currently under consideration. While describing a path to citizenship, the President takes an uncharacteristically harsh stance:

This bill would provide a pathway to earned citizenship for...
National Data | May Jobs: Immigrants Still Far Ahead Of Americans—And Native-Born Hispanics Grab Most New Jobs

Unemployment ticked up to 7.6%, in May, according to the Payroll Survey. The economy created 175,000 jobs about the same average monthly job growth for the past year, but the labor force grew faster than employment. Nevertheless, the labor force participation rate for native-born Americans is lower this May than it was last...

What Americans Need to Understand about 'Comprehensive Immigration Reform'

Next week, the U.S. Senate is expected to begin deliberation on S.744, the Gang of Eight's secretly-negotiated bill that promises to deliver "comprehensive immigration reform." By "comprehensive," the sponsors mean giving amnesty to an estimated 12 million [to 20 million to 40 million] illegal aliens...

They also...

House Votes to Overturn Obama Administration No-Deportation Policies

During debate on the Department of Homeland Security’s appropriations bill, the House voted cut off funds for implementing Administration policies that shield most illegal aliens from the threat of deportation. The 224-201 vote on an amendment sponsored by Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) could be a harbinger of the difficulties...

Another Lesson From 1965: More Immigrants = More Poverty

The story so far: the 2013 Schumer-Rubio Amnesty/ Immigration Surge bill, which aims to double legal immigration from what are already historic highs, must be regarded as the 1965 Immigration Act on steroids. The 1965 Act notoriously unleashed an era of mass immigration after a 40-year lull, and shifted the ethnic mix of...

Colo. gov. signs Drivers License law for illegal aliens in private
The governor also signed dozens of bills in private Wednesday, some of them quite controversial.   Those included a measure to allow Colorado residents without legal immigration status to receive driver's licenses. Another would take firearms from domestic abusers. He insisted the private signings weren't meant to avoid...
U.S. Suffers Biggest Pay Drop On Record, As Workers Squeezed Tighter
Huffington Post

The economic "recovery" just keeps getting worse for the average worker: U.S. employers squeezed their employees even harder than usual in the first quarter, leading to the biggest drop in hourly pay on record.

Hourly pay for nonfarm workers fell at a 3.8 percent annualized rate in the first quarter, the Bureau of...

Why do we have immigration laws?
National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers
National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers
Why do we have immigration laws?   It's really quite simple: they are designed to protect Americans and U.S. society from things that are seen at the time as dangerous or bad for us. While immigration to this country is, overall, a good thing, not all things about it are good. Immigration laws are designed to control those...
The immigration threat can come from within
USA Today

A proposal of amnesty does nothing to make our country safer. It does nothing to make it easier for legal residents to find a job. And it is fiscally irresponsible. So, exactly why would we do this?

Is it safe now to talk about illegal immigration in terms of national security and fiscal prudence?

For some...

Immigration reform will hurt black Americans most

A recent letter signed by a bipartisan group of black leaders states that with black unemployment at nearly double the rate as the national average, the new immigration reform  bill will hurt the black population more significantly than other segments. The letter and commentary is highlighted in a June 3, 2013 article on...

Immigration Reform 2013: The Road to Socialism Is Paved With Amnesty

As the U.S. is recovering from the Great Recession, Americans in general consider the economy, jobs, and budget deficit as their top priority. However, it is a critical moment for them to carefully examine current immigration bills, which are making remarkable progress in both the Senate and House. These bills amount to...

Immigration Deluge Will Drain Water Resources
Santa Barbara NewsPress

As the Obama administration attempts to press its version of immigration reform through Congress, here are three relevant issues unlikely to be considered in the debate.

First, you probably won't hear a thing about droughts, either present or future. Yet according to the Science World Report website, 2013 has the...

Senate Immigration Bill Could Create Millions of New Voters in 6 Months
The Rubio-Schumer immigration bill in the Senate would legalize around 11 million [to 30 million] currently illegal immigrants [illegal aliens] 6 months after passage. Most would have to wait over a decade to become citizens, but they would be legal immigrants under Federal law.    If a current proposal in New York City is...
Video: US border intelligence report
National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers
  "This border [the US-Mexico border] is not secure, but is a dangerous and lawless place."

Highlights from the video, published May 26, 2013.

In 2010-2011, Tucson sector on-duty agents reported apprehending 3% of the illegal aliens they know entered, and were patrolling effectively less than...

Video: Inside Immigration Reform: Securing the U.S.- Mexico Border

[Transcript excerpts. See original article for video.]

...RAY SUAREZ: It's critical to the debate over immigration reform: security along the United States' nearly-2,000-mile border with Mexico.

Nogales, Ariz., is a case in point. A long stretch of fencing separates the 20,000 residents there from more than...

The Romeike Case—What’s Wrong With Wanting White Immigrants?

"Back in March, I reported on the predicament of music teachers Uwe and Hannalore Romeike, who fled Germany in 2008 due to government harassment they received for home schooling their children. They had been fined and were facing the possibility of losing custody of their children... The Romeikes settled in Tennessee and...

How Many Amnestied Illegals Will There Be in Your State?
Center for Immigration Studies

The proposed legalization of some 10 million [to 40 million] illegal aliens has been debated as a national issue, as it should be, but the on-the-ground impact will vary tremendously from place to place within America.

To get estimates of the likely state-by-state distribution of those to be amnestied should S.744...

DHS Can’t Locate 266 Illegal Overstays that ‘Pose National Security’ Risks
CNS News

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) cannot find 266 potentially dangerous foreign nationals who have overstayed their visas, according to the Government Accountability Office (GAO).

According to testimony from Rebecca Gambler, director of the Homeland Security and Justice for GAO, on May 21, 2013 before the...

Big Media Lobby for Immigration Bill
Canada Free Press

Big media corporations are lobbying for passage of the Gang of Eight’s 844-page immigration bill, S. 744. Critics call it amnesty.

In addition to Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation (the parent of Fox News), the companies include:

Walt Disney Co. (owns ABC News) Hearst Corp. (owns 15 daily newspapers,...
DHS to be granted total dictatorial power in immigration bill, all laws nullified, voters silenced
Minority Report

Sen. Jeff Sessions, an Alabama Republican, has entered a letter into the congressional record from law enforcement personnel around the country who are warning S.744, officially titled the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act,” would grant sweeping, discretionary powers to “political...

Lesson From 1965: More Immigrants = More Violent Crime

The 2013 Schumer-Rubio Amnesty/ Immigration Surge bill now being debated aims to double legal immigration from what are already historic highs. In many ways, it can be regarded as the 1965 Immigration Act on steroids.

The 1965 Act notoriously unleashed an era of mass immigration after a 40-year lull, and shifted the...

AFL-CIO: We Have No Higher Priority than Amnesty for Illegal Aliens

One might think that given more than 20 million Americans unable to find full-time jobs, and testimony by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke that the American job market remains weak, that organized labor’s highest priority would be getting Americans back to work...

The highest priority for the labor movement is amnesty for...

Is America’s Economy Being Sovietized?

The foundation of the Soviet model of trade and investment was centralization under the guise of "universal public ownership". The entire goal of communism in general was not to give more social and political power to the people, but to extinguish alternative options and focus power into the hands of a select few. The...