Category: Immigration Fact Checker

Jan 17

Ramos Has Supremacist Agenda

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media The wall has become a metaphor to Mr. Trump and his millions of supporters. It represents a divide between “us” and “them,” a physical demarcation for those who refuse to accept that in just a few decades, a majority of the country will be people of color. …

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Jan 04

A ‘Labor Shortage’ Helps Workers

The Quote Below—More Misinformation from the Media The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the June jobs report, which shows that the labor market is tight. American companies are looking for workers. . . . One affordable and perhaps even desirable solution to continue to fill the jobs that are opening at a steady pace is …

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Dec 28

Most Asylum Claims Are Bogus

The Quote Below – More Misinformation from the Media “The Trump administration’s announcement on Thursday that it will make some asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their court cases are resolved in the United States [is] very [disturbing]. . . . “Those fleeing Central America often face a level of violence akin to what we …

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Dec 20

287(g) Is a Worthwhile Program

The Quote Below — More Misinformation from the Media: “Massachusetts sheriffs have plenty on their plates, and shouldn’t be spending their time on federal immigration. That go from common sense to law state if the Legislature approves modest reform. The more substantial provision in the package would end so-called 287 (g) agreements between local law …

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Dec 13

Open Borders Deny U.S. Liberty

The Quote Below – More Misinformation from the Media As technology and globalization continue shrinking the world, people and ideas move quickly and freely. Political borders become increasingly irrelevant. But that’s fine because the qualities that define Americans don’t depend on geography. Rather, it’s their history of liberty, pluck, ingenuity, optimism and pursuit of happiness. …

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Dec 06

They Ignore the Cries of Americans

The Quote Below—More Misinformation from the Media Why? Because all of us — every human on the planet — respond to the cry of a child. It is hard-wired in us. What sound is more primal, more wrenching, more vivid, more capable of cutting through the noise to connect us to something deeper? What sound …

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Nov 29

It’s No Guise to Call It an Invasion

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media As thousands of Honduran migrants seeking asylum in the United States trek northward through Mexico, President Trump has pledged to stop them at the border by militarizing it with armed federal troops, under the guise of protecting Americans from “criminals” and an “invasion.” What he fails to …

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Nov 21

Breaking Immigration Law Is a Crime

The Quote below – More Misinformation from the Media “Alex Garcia in Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Syed Ahmed Jamal in Lawrence, Kan., were arrested despite having no criminal convictions. The arrests deprived their families of breadwinners and induced untold stresses. Such arrests have increased substantially under the Trump administration even though deportations have lagged. . …

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Nov 16

Asylum Abuse Is Growing

The Quote Below – More Misinformation from the Media “President Trump’s newest proclamation . . . is yet another expression of [deliberately and pointlessly cruel immigration policies. It evidently hopes that repetition will somehow insulate its actions from public or judicial scrutiny. “The latest rule enacts a wholesale, 90-day entry ban on any person trying …

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Nov 08

Birthright Citizenship Should Be Challenged

The Quote Below – More Misinformation from the Media “In an interview with the news program “Axios on HBO,” President Trump announced that he plans to issue an executive order ending birthright citizenship, the principle that everyone born in the United States, with a handful of exceptions, is automatically a citizen of the United States. …

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