Immigration

Stories related to immigration reform and immigration amnesty

The Tea Party’s Immigration Plan

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

TheTeaParty.Net’s “America First Immigration Alternative” is fair and would solve the problem.

When GOP Ignores Grassroots It Loses

Republican House members who hold town hall meetings know very well who is opposed to the Gang of Eight immigration bill. It is the grassroots limited-government constitutional conservative voters who actually show-up and vote in Republican primaries, and, as the GOP wipe-outs of 2006 and 2008 showed (and the Tea Party wave of 2010 proved), Republican politicians ignore those voters at their peril.

Rubio’s Immigration Bill: Suicide for the GOP

Writer Ben Hart argues we need to have an admissions policy for America that is highly selective.  American citizenship is not a right.  It’s a privilege that must be earned. You are admitted for citizenship (and quickly) if you can show why you, by becoming an American, will make America a better, richer, and stronger country.

Open Borders Pols are Anti-American

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

If pro-amnesty supporters call us anti-immigrant, then we’re just as apt to label them anti-American.

Marco Rubio’s Iowa Problem

Steve Deace, Politico

Conservatives in Iowa aren’t likely to forget Rubio was the face of a policy they roundly despise.

Major Tests Loom for Boehner

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

Speaker John Boehner has largely avoided public controversy recently, but that’s about to change.

The Neo-Statist Establishment Lies

Jeff Poor, Daily Caller

Mark Levin named names (Rove, Bush, Ryan, Rubio) in railing against support for amnesty.

The Neo-Statist Establishment Lies

Jeff Poor, Daily Caller

Mark Levin named names (Karl Rove, Jeb Bush, Paul Ryan, etc.) in railing against support for amnesty.

Rubio Aide: U.S. Workers Are Lazy

Rich Lowry, National Review Online

A Rubio aide was caught justifying immigration amnesty by saying U.S. workers are basically lazy.

House Leaders Plan to Capitulate

Tom Tancredo, WND

They’ll pass a comprehensive bill and then sell out their base with a “compromise” in conference.

Jeff Sessions’ Conservative Populism

Matthew Walther, American Spectator

The Alabama Senator is a leading opponent of amnesty, and for him, it’s all about principle.

Cornyn Emerges as Key to 70 Votes

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

The Texas senator’s support for the amnesty bill would theoretically bring many more Republicans.

Rubio: Same-Sex Extras Kill Deal

Alec Hill, Daily Caller

Rubio stated that he would walk away if the bill were altered to give more privileges to illegal gays.

Will R’s Suffer if Amnesty Fails?

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Democrats are falling over themselves predicting dire political fates for Repubs who try to stop it.

Rubio and GOP Suckers On The Immigration Bill

Until Senator Marco Rubio actually steps up and offers or supports a border security amendment that clearly articulates his bottom line on the improvements he deems necessary to the Gang of Eight bill, it is hard to see him as anything more than a Judas Goat leading the Senate GOP lambs to slaughter.

Rubio Invokes Bible to Tout Amnesty

Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart

Rubio says the evangelical community is rallying in support, but it’s more like the church elites.

How Amnesty Serves the Left

Tara Servatius, American Thinker

When current illegal immigrants eventually gain the vote, it’ll be one-party big government rule.

Schumer Repubs Roll Amnesty Train

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

We need to call Repubs who voted for it: “What part of enforcement first do you not understand?

Rubio Amnesty Bill=Next Obamacare

John Hawkins, Townhall

First off, the bill puts enforcement in the hands of the IRS and DHS Sect. Napolitano. Madness!

Border Revision to End Amnesty Bill?

Mike Flynn, Breitbart

Cornyn's pending revision would make securing the border a must before any kind of legalization.