Category: Immigration Fact Checker

Apr 04

Mass Immigration Weakens National Strength

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media “The answer may have as much to do with demography as with policy. Although we often fixate on military spending and GDP as markers of America’s position vis-à-vis China and Russia, a country’s demographic profile critically impacts its ability to generate that wealth and power. . . …

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Mar 28

Temporary Means Temporary

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media “There is no reason, aside from malice, for the Trump administration to end protection for immigrants from Haiti, Sudan, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Nepal or any of the other countries whose TPS status is nearing expiration. “The TPS program began during the George W. Bush administration in 1990, …

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Mar 21

Immigration Won’t Save Social Security

Quote Below: More Information from the Media “Well, Social Security is going to have a tough time making payments to workers who retire years from now unless the working population of America grows dramatically. One thing you already know about Social security: It is not a gift from the government. I’ve paid hundreds of thousands …

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Mar 14

Miller Is a Patriot, Not a Hypocrite

The Quote Below: More Misinformation the Media “Let me tell you a story about Stephen Miller and chain migration. It begins at the turn of the 20th century, in a dirt floor shack in the village of Antopol, a shtetl of subsistence farmers in what is now called Belarus. Beset by violent anti-Jewish pogroms and …

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Mar 07

There Is an Emergency on the Border

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media “In FY 2017, CBP [Customs and Border Protection] recorded the lowest level of illegal cross-border migration on record, as measured by apprehensions along the border and inadmissible encounters at U.S. ports of entry,” according to the Trump administration’s DHS report released in December 2017. Did the situation …

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Feb 22

Caravans Can Become Invasion

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media “The caravan has been revealed for what it is: a desperate attempt by desperate people driven to leave everything behind and walk from Honduras across Central America to escape violence, poverty, and death. Their beacon? Los Estados Unidos, where President Trump sent nearly 6,000 active-duty troops to …

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Feb 14

We Need Border Security

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media Democrats should follow their voters, who increasingly want more open borders, and reframe the immigration debate by rejecting the very notion that the border needs more “security” and making it clear that the real problem is the denial of migrants’ rights. The time has come for the …

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Feb 07

Amnesty for All Illegals Is No Solution

The Quote Below—More Misinformation from the Media With the nation’s longest-ever government shutdown now relegated to history, Congress must focus on actually fixing our broken immigration system. . . . [T]his should be an opportunity for Congress to dust off the bipartisan immigration proposals of the past and improve on them. Ultimately, comprehensive immigration reform …

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Jan 31

Steve King: A Good Man Slandered

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media Congressman King should resign. He has lost even the potential to effectively represent his Iowa constituents because of his abhorrent comments about white nationalism and white supremacy. . . . King has made Iowa a laughing stock on the national stage with his offensive and absurd remarks …

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Jan 24

There’s Nothing Right about Open Borders

The Quote Below: More Misinformation from the Media When you see the immigration system up close, you’re confronted with its bottomless unfairness. The system assumes that people born outside our borders are less deserving of basic rights than those inside. My native-born American friends did not seem to me to warrant any more dignity than …

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