border crisis

Conservatives Gathering Strength To Oppose Boehner Border Bill

Republicans can lose 17 votes within their own party if no Democrats support the House leadership's expedited asylum plan. Please call your Congressman (the Capitol switchboard is 1-866-220-0044) and urge him or her to vote NO on this flawed attempt to address our country's border security needs. UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.

BREAKING: NumbersUSA Opposes House Immigration Bill

Anti-amnesty group Numbers USA calls the House GOP bill an "open borders bill." UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.

Cruz Takes Aim at Boehner Border Bill

Robert Costa, Washington Post

Sen. Ted Cruz will meet with a group of House Republicans Wedness. to urge them to oppose Speaker John Boehner’s plan to stem the flow of migrant children at the U.S.-Mexico border, according to several House mems. who plan to attend the 7 p.m. gathering at Cruz’s office.

New Polls: Obama Losing, GOP Gaining, On Immigration

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

Two more polls show that Americans are becoming more hawkish toward immigration while they watch Obama's administration welcome a growing wave of at least 100,000 Central American illegal immigrants.

Pence: O Sent Illegals to IN Without Telling Me

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence wrote to President Barack Obama on Tuesday, asking him to return the illegal alien children his administration sent to Indiana without warning.

Are Obama's Immigration Moves Unstoppable?

Josh Gerstein, Politico

Lawyers are debating the legality of immigration-related exec. actions Obama is repotedly considering, but there’s broad agreement suing the president isn’t likely to work.

Democrats Want The Whole Enchilada

Democrats have a long term political goal of granting amnesty to millions of current illegal aliens whom they see as Democratic voters in-waiting. And by all indications House Republican leaders are playing right into their hands. UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.

Are The “Takers” Taking Over America?

On everything from subsidies for Obamacare to food stamps to Social Security Disability, the bill keeps getting bigger, but the percentage of Americans willing and able to pay it keeps getting smaller.

Reid: GOP Border Bill Could Be Vehicle for Amnesty

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Harry Reid said Tues. that if the House passes a $659 million border bill with policy changes, he could use it as a vehicle to attach the comprehensive immigration reform bill that the Senate passed last year with the support of 14 Repub's.

Ben Sasse to Obama: Go to Central America & Tell Them US Borders AREN'T Open

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Neb. GOP Senate nominee Ben Sasse urged Obama to fly to Central America and directly—and unambiguously—tell Central Americans that America will not give migrants amnesty if they make it across the U.S.-Mexico border.

Peaceful Protest Held At Home of Pro-Amnesty Judge

Merrill Hope, Breitbart

On July 26, about 30 Dallas area residents lined up for a small and peaceful protest of Clay Jenkins, the Dallas County judge who took it upon himself to invite 2,000 of the unaccompanied alien minors who have crossed into the U.S. illegally, to come up to Dallas for shelter.

GOP Plans $659M Border Bill

Cristina Marcos and Peter Schroeder, The Hill

House Repubs. plan to vote Thurs. on $659 million in funding to assist authorities at the border, far less than the $3.7 billion requested by Obama weeks ago. Repubs. say they aren't sure the measure has the votes to pass the House.

Military Bases Being Turned Into Permanent Refugee Camps

Three U.S. military bases are now being used to house illegal aliens, but according to our research several more are being considered. Unless Congress acts these bases may become permanent "refugee" camps.

Huge Majority Wants Illegals Deports; Say It's 'Serious Issue'

Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner

A huge majority of Americans, 81%, believe the new immigration crisis of unaccompanied children streaming over the U.S.-Mexico border is serious, and almost as many want them gone -- some even if it's not safe to return, according to a new poll.

Illegals Demand Representation in WHouse Meetings

Stephen Dinan, Washington Times

Illegal immigrants plan to picket the White House Mon. afternoon, calling on fellow immigrant-rights advocacy groups to refuse to meet with the Obama administration until the President specifically includes illegal immigrants in any future meetings.

Sessions: This Week 'Critical' For Congress to Stop Obama's Nullification of Immigration Laws

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) said this week will be one of the most critical weeks in the history of the republic for Americans who want to preserve the rule of law that has made America so exceptional.

Have You Called Congress About The Illegal Alien Invasion?

How Congress chooses to act in the coming hours and days will determine whether the President succeeds in his plan to nullify the immigration laws of the United States, said Sen. Jeff Sessions. Conservatives must be unrelenting in their demand that Congress, specifically House Republicans, get serious about stopping the invasion of our southern border.

Illegal Alien Disaster Awaiting Your School District

Obama's open borders policy could cause a disaster when school starts. Local officials are not being told how many illegal alien children are being released in their school districts. No one knows whether these children have had any immunizations, how old they are, or how long they will stay.

House R's Closer to Vote on Slimmer Border Bill

Peter Schroeder and Cristina Marcos, The Hill

House R's are moving toward a vote on a (bad) slimmed-down border bill that would give Obama less than $1 billion to deal with the migrant influx. R's said there's an overwhelming sense that the House should pass legislation to address the border crisis before the Aug. recess.

Layoffs Prove the Deceit of Amnesty

Phyllis Schlafly, EagleForum.org

One Senator who always speaks up for Americans, Jeff Sessions, said, “I don’t think you can make the argument that we have a labor shortage.” The answer should be: close the border; absolutely no amnesty masquerading as “immigration reform.”