Reducing traffic emissions won’t get any easier with 400 million Americans

Mon, Oct 21st 2019 @ 3:48 pm EDT  by  Jeremy Beck A New York Times report has sparked a national discussion about traffic emissions. To be effective, concerned parties must pay attention to both individual consumption and the number of individual consumers. Inevitably, that will mean challenging Congress’ immigration policies. Please follow and like us:

Trump Administration Gets Supreme Court Review on Quick Deportation

Fri, Oct 18th 2019 @ 4:03 pm EDT The case centers on “expedited removal,” a streamlined deportation process set up by Congress in 1996. Right now, those eligible include thousands of people who every year are arrested within 100 miles of the border less than two weeks after crossing and then are deemed by immigration … Read moreTrump Administration Gets Supreme Court Review on Quick Deportation

After Blocking S. 386, Sen. Durbin Introduces RELIEF Act to Increase Legal Immigration

Fri, Oct 18th 2019 @ 10:32 am EDT Once again, Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) asked for unanimous consent from the Senate this week to pass the Fairness for High Skilled Workers Act, S. 386 in the Senate and H.R. 1044 in the House, that would lift per-country caps for employment-based green cards, but Sen. Dick … Read moreAfter Blocking S. 386, Sen. Durbin Introduces RELIEF Act to Increase Legal Immigration

ICE Identifies Hundreds Of Illegal Border Crossers Allegedly Lying About Their Family Status

Fri, Oct 18th 2019 @ 10:18 am EDT The United States government identified hundreds of illegal border crossers falsely claiming familial status and numerous other migrant adults attempting to pose as minors. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in the El Paso area have identified 238 fraudulent families, 50 adults … Read moreICE Identifies Hundreds Of Illegal Border Crossers Allegedly Lying About Their Family Status

Supreme Court Could Expand State-Level Immigration Enforcement

Wed, Oct 16th 2019 @ 5:12 pm EDT The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Oct. 16 in a case that could dramatically change the landscape of immigration enforcement. The issue before the justices is whether a state can use the information on the federal I-9 employment verification form to prosecute someone for violating … Read moreSupreme Court Could Expand State-Level Immigration Enforcement

Mexico Military Police Halt 2,000-Strong Migrant Caravan on Its Way to US

Mon, Oct 14th 2019 @ 1:51 pm EDT Mexico’s military police on Saturday halted and turned back a caravan of up to 2,000 migrants from Africa, the Caribbean, and Central America, hours after they embarked toward the United States. The group was apprehended on a road through Huehuetan by nearly 500 Mexican National Guard police … Read moreMexico Military Police Halt 2,000-Strong Migrant Caravan on Its Way to US

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

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

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

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