Immigration

Stories related to immigration reform and immigration amnesty

New Amendment Adds Jobs Bill

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Dems and the Gang of 8 couldn’t resist expanding the scope of “reform” to include jobs pork.

Rand Paul, Unfiltered

Peter Robinson, WSJ (video)

Paul talks political philosophy, immigration, tax reform, Obamacare and the future of the GOP.

Will Immigration Sink Rubio?

W. James Antle III, Daily Caller

Rubio’s reputation will likely survive this debate, but what about the consequences of the policy?

Amnesty Bill: Mixed Predictions

Katie Glueck, Politico & Matt Canman, The Salt Lake Tribune

Sen. Sessions says it’s losing steam, while Mike Lee thinks it’ll pass, but vows to fight on.

Rand Paul Rejects Amnesty Bill

Alexander Bolton, The Hill Blog

"I think the bill has too strict caps and that's why we'll get more illegal immigration," Paul said.

IRS Paid $46M to Immigrant Frauds

Michael Dorstewitz, Bic Pac Review

Two IRS employees tried to report thousands of undocumented aliens filed & received tax refunds.

Ted Cruz’s Father’s American Dream

Breanna Edwards, Politico

Ted’s dad (Rafael Cruz) had to bribe a Cuban official to get to the U.S., then made his own way.

IMMIGRATION SCAM EXPOSED

M. Stanton Evans' critique of the Gang of Eight immigration bill, and exposure of the liberal interest groups behind Senator Marco Rubio’s attempt to scam conservatives into supporting it, should carry special weight with movement conservatives.

Rubio vs. Rubio

Erick Erickson, Red State

Rubio is trying hard to reconcile irreconcilable past positions on amnesty and border security.

Conservatives Rip Rubio on Amnesty

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

As the amnesty bill’s lack of enforcement comes to light, the potential “yes” votes are now “no.”

House: Senate Amnesty Bill is DOA

Jake Sherman and Seung Min Kim, Politico

House conservatives aren’t at all swayed by what the Senate’s done, vowing to forge their own way.

New Evangelical Group Opposes Gang

Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart

Evangelicals for Biblical Immigration lays out the Biblical concepts behind opposing amnesty.

House GOP’s Aggressive Opening Bid

Fawn Johnson, National Journal

House Repubs are taking a page out of the Obama strategy book in coming out swinging on amnesty.

Police Block DC Tea Party Rallies

Mike Flynn, Breitbart

TP Patriots say the police are intimidating and violating their rights to assembly and association. 

Senators Rand Paul And Ted Cruz May Save GOP From Itself

Senators Cruz and Paul aren’t going to let Capitol Hill’s Republican establishment continue to pretend that they have no responsibility for the results of the legislation they pass. The conservative Senators are going to get their establishment Republican colleagues on record on the issues that matter to Republican primary voters and the bracing thought of primary challenges from limited-government constitutional conservatives just might be what is necessary for the GOP establishment to save itself from itself.

GOP Not Fighting Amnesty Push

David Drucker, Washington Examiner

Harry Reid is working to move the amnesty bill through quickly, and Republicans aren’t resisting.

CBO Clueless on Amnesty’s Costs

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

The government’s claim that amnesty will reduce the deficit requires suspension of disbelief.

Boehner Will Adhere to Hastert Rule

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

Pressure from conservatives no doubt led to the Speaker’s decision to get tough on immigration.

The IRS Immigration Fraud Scandal

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan are losing credibility over amnesty as a shocking fraud issue returns.

Paul Aims to Alter Citizenship Path

Melanie Batley, Newsmax

Paul’s amendments to the amnesty bill would take DHS’ powers away & make citizenship hard to get.