border crisis

Uncle Sam Pays Huge Tab on Big Biz of Sheltering Illegals

Don Noel, Biz Pac Review

Sheltering minors who enter the U.S. illegally is a big business – and Uncle Sam is paying the bill with your tax dollars.

Conservative Leaders Tell Boehner No New Money For Illegals

Conservative leaders tell Speaker Boehner it is past time to demand the faithful execution of our immigration laws, which should precede any appropriation or legislation. JOIN RICHARD VIGUERIE BY SIGNING THE PETITION DEMANDING JOHN BOEHNER STOP ALL NEW SPENDING ON ILLEGALS!

GOP Bill Sends Guard to Border

Peter Schroeder, The Hill

House R's would deploy the National Guard to the border, change trafficking laws to more quickly process Central American children and beef up judicial and law enforcement resources under a party plan for tackling the surge of child immigrants entering the U.S.

Obama And His Allies Are Counting On You To Give Up

Obama and his allies are counting on Republicans on Capitol Hill to get worn down and ready to “compromise” on amnesty and open borders because they know that any “compromise” is going to move the ball in their direction.

Ken Cuccinelli: Fed. Government Can’t Stop Border States From Protecting Themselves From Illegal Invaders

Former Virginia Attorney General, constitutional conservative, and current Senate Conservatives Fund President Ken Cuccinelli shares his constitutional viewpoint of Gov. Rick Perry’s plans to deploy the Texas National Guard to the Rio Grand Valley section of the Texas-Mexico border.

Laura Ingraham Rips McCaul Border Bill

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Radio host Laura Ingraham lit into an immigration proposal from House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), saying it would actually weaken border security.

1/4 Of Illegal Border-Crossers Have Criminal Records

Kristin Tate, Breitbart

"The media would have you believe that the whole crisis on the border is exclusively about unaccompanied children," TX Lt. Gov. Drew Dewhurst said.

Cartels Fire on Border Patrol in Texas

Katie Pavlich, TownHall

U.S. Border Patrol agents on the American side of the Rio Grande were forced to take cover Friday night when high-caliber weaponry was fired at them from the Mexican side of the river.

We Like Governor Perry’s National Guard Deployment, But…

Much as we like Governor Perry’s plan to deploy the Texas National Guard to the Rio Grande valley that, by itself, won’t stem the flow of illegal aliens crossing the border.

Perry Announces Details Of Texas National Guard Border Deployment

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told President Obama and the House Committee on Homeland Security that the border between the U.S. and Mexico is less secure today than at any time in the recent past. Now he's deploying 1,000 Texas National Guardsmen to the Rio Grande Valley because the federal government has failed to adequately secure the border.

New Round of Historic Illegal Immigration Protests Announced

Americans for Legal Immigration PAC Staff

Two of the national groups that helped organize and conduct the historic July 18-19 protests against illegal immigration in more than 300 U.S. locations announced a new round of targeted protests to take place August 2 in the states that have GOP primary elections on August 5-7.

Obama Knew of 'Catch & Release' Before Illegal Arrested For Murder

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Three months before the Obama admin. released an illegal immigrant from Central America who would later bludgeon a woman to death, Obama's Dept. of Homeland Security was warned that its "catch and release" policy on illegal aliens only encouraged more of them to make the journey to America. 

Obama Aides Were Warned of Brewing Border Crisis

David Nakamura, Jerry Markon and Manuel Roig-Franzia, Washington Post

The Obama admin. did too little to heed warnings from 2013, according to interviews with former gov't officials, outside experts and immigrant advocates, leading to an inadequate response that contributed to this summer’s escalating crisis.

Weekend Illegal Immigration Protests A Success: What’s Next?

The way we see it, the weekend’s anti-illegal immigration protests took the illegal immigration issue off the border and put congressional Republicans on notice that this is not only a problem on the border – it is a problem for them at the polls this November.

Jenny Beth Martin of Tea Party Patriots: No Border Bailout!

It is neither moral nor compassionate to force the American public to borrow another three point seven billion dollars from China to pay for a border bailout.

Goodlatte: Fraud Rampant in Asylum Requests

Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia reports that an internal Department of Homeland Security report shows that at least 70% of asylum cases contain proven or possible fraud and that begs the question: What will Chairman Goodlatte and his Republican colleagues do about it?

Judge to Alien: Come Back to See Me in 2017

When immigration judges constantly postpone determinations and give so-called asylum seekers as many as three years to come back you know giving Obama the power to appoint more immigration judges will not stop the invasion of our southern border.

Hundreds of Cities Fight Back Against Invasion

Leo Hohmann, WND

A massive protest scheduled for July 18 & 19 across the U.S. is aimed at stopping the influx of Central American children flooding across the border, and more than a dozen smaller community protests already have played roles in stopping the children from being brought there.

Ted Cruz And Jeff Sessions Stand Almost Alone Against Amnesty

Most Republicans in Congress seem to be willing to chase the latest bunny that the leadership has released to distract them from the real problem -- Obama's lawless refusal to faithfully execute the laws Congress passes and secure our southern border.

Amnesty Critic Warns: Border Bill Spells Doom

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

A key veteran of the immigration wars on Capitol Hill is warning that legislation to amend a 2008 law being cited for cumbersome, years-long deportations would theoretically open the door to a conference committee on the controversial amnesty bill.