amnesty for illegal aliens

Will Obama Throw Repubs. Into the Briar Patch on Amnesty?

Leon H. Wolf, Red State

Obama’s plan to slow deportations (and subsequently declare amnesty via executive order) unilaterally gives Repub. candidates another powerful arrow in their quiver, given that this policy in general is broadly unpopular with Repubs. and Independents and wouldn't even serve to motivate his party’s base.

Is U.S. Ready for the Next Big Central American Crisis?

Silvio Canto, Jr., American Thinker

There is another crisis about to explode in Central America and it could mean that many more will try to come north.

Right Fumes as Business Backs Obama's Immigration Exec. Action

Sean Higgins, Washington Examiner

Some of the nation's largest business groups say they are likely to back Obama's plans to take executive action on a new comprehensive immigration policy, a further sign of the widening fracture between the Republican Party and one of its biggest groups of supporters.

Rubio's New Tune on Immigration

Peter Sullivan, The Hill

Rubio was a leading champion of the comprehensive immigration reform bill that passed the Senate last year. But in a letter to Obama and a series of media interviews this week, he clarified that he now favors additional measures to secure the border before there is even talk of a pathway to legal status for illegals.    

Obama Hopes Illegal Immigration Is Out of Sight Out of Mind

We've got some polling data from top pollster Kellyanne Conway at The Polling Company that the establishment media, Big Business and President Obama don't want you to see because it shows they've been lying about illegal immigration from the git go.

Obama's Focus On Border Crisis Angers African-Americans

Todd Beamon, NewsMax

Obama's attention to the illegal immigration crisis, which could lead him to issue orders to delay deportations and grant work permits to as many as 6 million migrants, has outraged African-Americans. Many blacks are angry that he has neglected the problems facing inner cities while working on the border crisis.

Vulnerable D's Turn on Obama Over Amnesty

Dan Riehl, Breitbart

Vulnerable Dems who are up for re-election are warning Obama to go slow when it comes to taking exec. action on illegal immigration. "This is an issue that I believe should be addressed legislatively & not through exec. order," said Sen. Kay Hagan.

1k TX Guards Head to Border, Mission Unclear

Richard Berkow, BizPac Review

Rick Perry announced that he's deploying 1,000 TX Nat'l Guard troops to the border as a “force multiplier,” but the scope of their mission and level of authority remain a secret. The Guardsmen are destined to support the TX Dep't of Public Safety, as they cope with the influx of illegal immigrants.

What Are Illegal Aliens Costing Schools In Your Neighborhood?

More than 37,000 children unaccompanied by parents are estimated to have crossed our southern border this year adding at least $4.74 billion to the burden on America's taxpayers.

Feds Won't Tell TX Schools How Many Illegal Kids to Expect

Kristin Tate, Breitbart

TX taxpayers will likely be on the hook for approximately $45Mill. to educate the wave of Central Am. children who entered the U.S. illegally. Thousands of unaccompanied minors are expected. But the TX Educ. Agency is unable to plan for them--the fed. gov't hasn't revealed the number of foreigners to expect.

Boehner's Hollow Rebuke Of Obama: Do Your Job

Speaker John Boehner, Politico

"President Obama faces a choice: He can work with Congress to deal with the tough issues, or he can go it alone and cement a legacy of increased polarization, partisanship and lawlessness."

Why Doesn’t Boehner’s Lawsuit Mention Immigration?

Our friend Andrew C. McCarthy, author of Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama’s Impeachment asks the fundamental question about Boehner's lawsuit against Obama: Why doesn't it include any mention of Obama's failure to enforce our immigration and border security laws?

Alexander Claims He Voted to 'End Amnesty,' Against Obama Immigration Bill

Michael Warren, Weekly Standard

TN Sen. Lamar Alexander is making his final pitch to primary voters with a radio ad in which he claims he has voted to "end amnesty" for illegal immigrants. Alexander has been hit hard on the issue of immigration by his chief GOP challenger, Joe Carr, ahead of Thursday's primary.

Feds, State to VA Schools: Law Says Educate Undocumented Kids

Kathryn Watson, Watchdog.org

With less than a month until school starts in September, Virginia taxpayers will be footing the bill for some of the thousands of undocumented school-age children who have come here in recent months.

Tennessee: If You Want Amnesty for Millions of Illegal Aliens Vote Lamar Alexander

Tennessee's incumbent establishment Republican Senator Lamar Alexander will fight Obama on executive amnesty the same way Mitt Romney fought Obama on Obamacare – he won’t. Vote Joe Carr in today's Tennessee Republican Primary Election.

Timeline: Border Surge Began Right After O's 1st Exec Action on Immigration

John Sexton, Breitbart

Obama's exec. actions on immigration did not begin with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in mid-2012. It began in 2011 with his announcement of "prosecutorial discretion" on deportations. A few months later the border patrol noted the first uptick in unaccompanied children at the border.

Krauthammer: ‘I Would’ Legalize 11 Million Illegals

Breitbart TV

Supposedly-conservative Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer said that he would legalize 11 million illegal immigrants currently in the United States in exchange for enhanced border security.

Obama Eyes Exec. Action On Immigration By Sept.

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

Obama could announce executive action on immigration, including a possible amnesty-like distribution of work permits to several million illegal immigrants, by early Sept., White House spokesman Josh Earnest suggested Mon.

The Real Win For Conservatives In The GOP Border Bill

After the conservative grassroots melted the phone lines in opposition to the House GOP border bill something utterly unprecedented happened – the leadership actually started listening to conservatives and having a good faith discussion about what the border bill should look like.

HOW THE RIGHT WON THE SUMMER IMMIGRATION BATTLE

Caroline May & Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Nobody, even those among their ranks, thought it could happen, but House conservatives cracked GOP leadership to get almost everything they wanted out of a supplemental appropriations immigration bill before the Congress broke officially for recess.