The Real Cost of ‘Free’ Health Insurance for Illegal Immigrants

Fri, Oct 11th 2019 @ 10:53 am EDT At the June 27 Democratic presidential debate, all of the candidates endorsed giving government health benefits to illegal immigrants, but there was no discussion of exactly how that would work or how much it would cost. In addition, according to a subsequent survey by The Atlantic, Bernie … Read moreThe Real Cost of ‘Free’ Health Insurance for Illegal Immigrants

Canadian Conservatives seek to stop inflow of migrants from U.S.

Wed, Oct 9th 2019 @ 5:03 pm EDT Canada’s Conservative Party pledged today to renegotiate the terms of a deal with the United States to limit migrants who cross from the U.S. into Canada, but it offered few details on how it would do so. Under the current terms of a 2002 agreement, Canada and … Read moreCanadian Conservatives seek to stop inflow of migrants from U.S.

State Dept. Made the Right Call on FY2020 Refugee Admissions

Fri, Oct 4th 2019 @ 8:49 am EDT  by  Eric Ruark The State Department last week released its ceiling of 18,000 for refugee admissions for FY2020. While refugee resettlement organizations criticized this number, down from 30,000 from the previous year, the Trump Administration showed that it is prioritizing the interests of the American people by … Read moreState Dept. Made the Right Call on FY2020 Refugee Admissions

MoI: Britain Will Introduce Points-Based Immigration System post Brexit

Wed, Oct 2nd 2019 @ 10:23 am EDT British Interior Minister Priti Patel will say on Tuesday the government will end free movement and introduce an Australian-style points-based immigration system once the country leaves the European Union. Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister who recently replaced Theresa May as Conservative Party leader, has been talking about … Read moreMoI: Britain Will Introduce Points-Based Immigration System post Brexit

Britain Will Introduce Points-Based Immigration System post Brexit

Wed, Oct 2nd 2019 @ 10:23 am EDT British Interior Minister Priti Patel will say on Tuesday the government will end free movement and introduce an Australian-style points-based immigration system once the country leaves the European Union. Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister who recently replaced Theresa May as Conservative Party leader, has been talking about … Read moreBritain Will Introduce Points-Based Immigration System post Brexit

Judge Upholds Florida ‘Sanctuary City Ban’ says Police Must Comply with ICE

Tue, Oct 1st 2019 @ 12:39 pm EDT A federal judge has blocked part of a Florida law that required local police to cross state lines to help federal immigration authorities but left in place a provision where the officers would have to detain illegal immigrants until the feds come to collect them. Please follow … Read moreJudge Upholds Florida ‘Sanctuary City Ban’ says Police Must Comply with ICE

Florida Judge Upholds State ‘Sanctuary City Ban’ says Police Must Comply with ICE

Tue, Oct 1st 2019 @ 12:39 pm EDT A federal judge has blocked part of a Florida law that required local police to cross state lines to help federal immigration authorities but left in place a provision where the officers would have to detain illegal immigrants until the feds come to collect them. Please follow … Read moreFlorida Judge Upholds State ‘Sanctuary City Ban’ says Police Must Comply with ICE

Courts Take on Trump Admin’s Immigration Agenda

Mon, Sep 30th 2019 @ 10:24 am EDT President Trump’s immigration agenda was dealt more legal setbacks this weekend, with three federal judges blocking three separate immigration reforms. Two U.S. District Court Judges from Los Angeles and one from D.C. blocked two Trump Admin. immigration reforms and the remnants of the Secure Communities, a Bush/Obama … Read moreCourts Take on Trump Admin’s Immigration Agenda

Immigration may explain the media’s blind spot on population

Thu, Sep 26th 2019 @ 8:26 am EDT  by  Jeremy Beck To acknowledge the elephant in the room, mainstream media will have to venture outside its comfort zone on immigration. The destruction of ecosystems often occurs around heavily populated cities and is closely related to the increase in the number of Americans. Please follow and … Read moreImmigration may explain the media’s blind spot on population

‘France Can’t Host Everyone,’ says Macron in New Immigration Stance

Wed, Sep 25th 2019 @ 12:20 pm EDT French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said France “cannot host everyone”, intensifying his tough rhetoric on immigration. “France cannot host everyone if it wants to host people well,” Macron told Europe 1 in an interview from the United Nations in New York where he is attending the … Read more‘France Can’t Host Everyone,’ says Macron in New Immigration Stance

Not Yet a “Silent Spring,” But a Subdued One

Wed, Sep 25th 2019 @ 10:47 am EDT  by  Leon Kolankiewicz Fewer flocks and feathers grace our skies, forests, coasts, grasslands, and deserts these days. That’s not just a coincidence. As human population increases and millions of acres of natural lands and habitats are permanently altered or lost to development, the survival of our avian … Read moreNot Yet a “Silent Spring,” But a Subdued One

Sec. McAleenan: Migrant Families Will No Longer Be Released Into U.S.

Mon, Sep 23rd 2019 @ 5:34 pm EDT Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said today that migrant families arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border will no longer be released into the interior of the United States. “This is a vital step in restoring the rule of law and integrity to our immigration system,” Please follow … Read moreSec. McAleenan: Migrant Families Will No Longer Be Released Into U.S.

Sec. McAleenan: Migrant Families Will No Longer Be Released Into U.S.

Mon, Sep 23rd 2019 @ 5:34 pm EDT Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said today that migrant families arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border will no longer be released into the interior of the United States. “This is a vital step in restoring the rule of law and integrity to our immigration system,” Please follow … Read moreSec. McAleenan: Migrant Families Will No Longer Be Released Into U.S.

Study: Law Enforcement Refusals of ICE ‘Detainers’ Up 37% over 5 Years

Mon, Sep 23rd 2019 @ 11:38 am EDT Law enforcement agencies in California and Florida have seen large spikes in the number of immigration “detainer” orders by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency, even as the overall number of refusals to honor those requests is increasing, according to the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC). … Read moreStudy: Law Enforcement Refusals of ICE ‘Detainers’ Up 37% over 5 Years

Trump Administration Reaches Asylum Deal with El Salvador

Fri, Sep 20th 2019 @ 3:30 pm EDT The Trump Administration has brokered an asylum deal with El Salvador, according to a senior administration official and another person familiar with it, as reported by Politico. The agreement — known as a “safe third country” pact — would require El Salvador to accept asylum seekers who … Read moreTrump Administration Reaches Asylum Deal with El Salvador

Indian Firm Settles Visa-Fraud Allegations

Fri, Sep 20th 2019 @ 1:58 pm EDT Mu Sigma, an Indian data analytics firm based in Chicago, agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle allegations that it committed visa fraud and induced aliens to enter and remain in the U.S. A government investigation revealed the firm had illegally circumvented H-1B visa regulations by actively employing about … Read moreIndian Firm Settles Visa-Fraud Allegations

Chinese National Pleads Guilty For Running ‘Birth Tourism’ Scheme

Wed, Sep 18th 2019 @ 4:49 pm EDT Just as President Donald Trump revived the suggestion of ending birthright citizenship, a policy practiced by few other developed countries, a Chinese national pleaded guilty to federal charges of running a “birth tourism” racket. Dongyuan Li, 41, admitted that she used to cater to Chinese nationals to … Read moreChinese National Pleads Guilty For Running ‘Birth Tourism’ Scheme

Poll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Wed, Sep 18th 2019 @ 2:18 pm EDT Nearly three-in-four swing voters say they oppose giving driver’s licenses to illegal aliens living in the United States, along with a majority of whites, black Americans, Hispanics, Republicans, and Democrats, a new poll finds. Experts have said that the law will soon allow illegal aliens to more … Read morePoll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Poll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Wed, Sep 18th 2019 @ 2:18 pm EDT Nearly three-in-four swing voters say they oppose giving driver’s licenses to illegal aliens living in the United States, along with a majority of whites, black Americans, Hispanics, Republicans, and Democrats, a new poll finds. Experts have said that the law will soon allow illegal aliens to more … Read morePoll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Poll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Wed, Sep 18th 2019 @ 2:18 pm EDT Nearly three-in-four swing voters say they oppose giving driver’s licenses to illegal aliens living in the United States, along with a majority of whites, black Americans, Hispanics, Republicans, and Democrats, a new poll finds. Experts have said that the law will soon allow illegal aliens to more … Read morePoll: 3-in-4 Swing Voters Oppose Democrats’ Driver’s Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Population and Immigration Denialism in the Climate Debate

Mon, Sep 16th 2019 @ 5:42 pm EDT  by  Leon Kolankiewicz For those who care about the consequences of U.S. carbon emissions, it matters a great deal whether the U.S population remains at 330 million, or is pushed by immigration to more than 400 million by 2060, and more than 500 million (half a billion) … Read morePopulation and Immigration Denialism in the Climate Debate

Bernie Sanders: ‘Moratorium on Deportations,’ No ICE Raids, More Enticements

Mon, Sep 16th 2019 @ 9:57 am EDT Sen. Bernie Sanders told a group at a fundraiser that he backs a moratorium on all deportations from the U.S., a video surfaced on Saturday revealed. The Senator told a group that, under a Sanders administration, the U.S. would cease ICE raids and deportations. Please follow and … Read moreBernie Sanders: ‘Moratorium on Deportations,’ No ICE Raids, More Enticements

Dems Presidential Hopefuls Provide Few Immigration Details During Third Debate

Fri, Sep 13th 2019 @ 8:06 am EDT  by  Chris Chmielenski There’s little doubt that the issue of immigration will be on the minds of voters throughout next year’s presidential elections. That’s why I was somewhat surprised at how little time ABC dedicated to the issue during last night’s third Democratic Presidential debate. But here’s … Read moreDems Presidential Hopefuls Provide Few Immigration Details During Third Debate

El Salvador to Send Hundreds of Police to Border

Thu, Sep 12th 2019 @ 10:41 am EDT El Salvador’s government will deploy at least 800 police to its borders with Honduras and Guatemala in a bid to thwart U.S.-bound migrants, officials said on Wednesday. A government statement said the deployment is set to begin on Thursday at La Hachadura, a border crossing with Guatemala … Read moreEl Salvador to Send Hundreds of Police to Border

Supreme Court Allows Trump Admin. Asylum Restriction to Proceed

Thu, Sep 12th 2019 @ 10:06 am EDT President Donald Trump scored a major legal victory on immigration on Wednesday as the Supreme Court gave him the go-ahead to proceed with a new policy barring asylum for migrants who pass through another country en route to the U.S. The high court order allows the policy, … Read moreSupreme Court Allows Trump Admin. Asylum Restriction to Proceed

We Unveil First 2020 Rating for Top Democratic Candidates

Wed, Sep 11th 2019 @ 4:29 pm EDT  by  Roy Beck Our Prez Grid focuses on the 7 Democratic candidates whose Real Clear Politics average polling number exceeded the 2% mark on September 1. As a Republican Primary becomes more clarified, we will rate and grade its candidates on the same criteria, which are 11 … Read moreWe Unveil First 2020 Rating for Top Democratic Candidates

Nationwide Injunction Against Trump Admin. Asylum Rules Placed on Hold Again

Wed, Sep 11th 2019 @ 2:02 pm EDT A California federal judge’s attempt to issue a nationwide injunction on the Trump administration’s new asylum restrictions was blocked for a second time late Tuesday night. It’s the latest move in a case that has bounced around between the lower courts and comes as the Supreme Court … Read moreNationwide Injunction Against Trump Admin. Asylum Rules Placed on Hold Again

Philip Ruckers Create Suckers

Tue, Sep 10th 2019 @ 6:12 pm EDT  by  Andrew Good Beltway-gossip isn’t the concern to NumbersUSA, but our Media Standards Program continues to fret over the ongoing transformation of journalism from a gritty pursuit of fact-gathering to the promotion of preferred narratives. This devolution has resulted in a loss of the public trust. Please … Read morePhilip Ruckers Create Suckers

Denver-area ICE Detention Facility Treats Illegal Aliens Humanely and Respectfully

Tue, Sep 10th 2019 @ 11:07 am EDT  by  Chris Chmielenski A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to tour the ICE detention facility in Aurora, Colo., owned and operated by The GEO Group. This facility has been at the center of the immigration-enforcement debate ever since protesters replaced the facility’s American flag with … Read moreDenver-area ICE Detention Facility Treats Illegal Aliens Humanely and Respectfully