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Sanctuary Cities Are Hurting America, Making Us Less Safe

Hans von Spakovsky, CNS News

There are literally millions of Americans like Kate Steinle who have been victimized by crimes committed by illegal aliens that should not have happened and would not have happened if we actually enforced our immigration laws and if local jurisdictions cooperated with federal authorities instead of trying to obstruct them.

The Poor Need Paths to Wealth, Not Vouchers to Affluent Zip Codes

Vouchers and zip codes don't pull people out of poverty, income does. Financial success requires attitude, skills, and opportunity. Today, HUD and the administration are in the position to work with Congress to provide all three.

How Dr. Ben Carson can heal the wounds of Obama's racism

Helping our inner city poor effects our entire nation.  Done properly, helping the poor builds their self-esteem, provides opportunities and reduces costly welfare programs.  Equally important, it can remove HUD from meddling in local government and jeopardizing property rights.

Trump is right about violent crime: It’s on the rise in major cities.

Sean Kennedy and Parker Abt, The Washington Post

The FBI reports nationwide data for the first six months of the previous year every January. In January 2016, it reported crime figures for the first half of 2015. That data showed significant increases in violent crime categories. Homicide was up 6.2 percent across the country, while rape was up 9.6 percent.

Republicans must save the cities

Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

It shouldn’t be too hard to look at a place such as Chicago and ask: “Does Rahm Emanuel really act in your interest?” The answer is obviously not. Crime, corruption, dysfunctional schools, unsatisfactory public services from transit to sanitation: There’s a great deal of fertile ground for Republicans and conservatives there.

Obama Kills Another Innocent American

The evidence mounts every day that Donald Trump was right – Mexico is pushing violent criminals across the border and plenty of those illegal aliens out on the streets are not hardworking folk doing the jobs Americans don’t want to do while committing an “act of love” as Jeb Bush so memorably put it.

Law Enforcement Realizes Good People w/ Guns Deter Crime

Emily Miller, Washington Times

Obama is losing the debate on gun ownership and concealed-carry permits.  

Obama Administration Turns Antique Collectors And Dealers Into Criminals

In typical Obama fashion the administration is overstepping its authority and common sense in pursuit of a radical agenda to ban the sale or possession of ivory objects, even if acquired legally decades before current treaties went into effect.

From Our Big Surprise Department: Study Shows Religion Cuts Crime

Researchers asked respondents about eight varying types of delinquency including littering, skipping school or work, using illegal drugs, fare dodging, shoplifting, music piracy, property damage and violence against the person. The results of the research imply that the act of visiting a place of worship may trigger a significant reduction in the likelihood of involvement in certain types of criminal and delinquent behavior.

Obama and The Far Left’s Obsession with Collective Guilt

In Obama’s formulation all of America is guilty of racism any time one American violates the old-time Mother’s rule against judging a book by its cover.