Category: Immigration and Politics
Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), the retiring chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, charged that GOP House leadership sabotaged the immigration reform legislation he proposed. It was a compromise bill which would have granted work permits to 700,000 illegal aliens in exchange for significant cuts in legal immigration and steps to enforce immigration laws.
The leadership, apparently at the behest of cheap labor interests, put for another bill which offered broader benefits to illegal aliens and fewer cuts in legal immigration. This bill, Goodlatte complained, diverted enough Republican support from his legislation to ensure that it would fail.
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The Pew Research Center estimates that the U.S. Muslim population is growing at the rate of about 100,000 per year. According to the center, the number of Number of Muslims legally residing in the U.S. grew from 3.31 million in 2016 to 3.45 million in 2017. Muslim advocacy groups, such as the Council on American-Islamic Relations, maintain that the total of Muslims is significantly higher, between 6 and 8 million. There is general agreement on the reasons why the Muslim population is growing: immigration and a high Muslim birth rate.
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President Trump accuses Democrats in Congress of putting the protection of illegal aliens above the protection of Americans. During his weekly radio address, the President called for an end to sanctuary cities, noting the tragedy of the killing of Kate Steinle by an illegal released by San Francisco. The President says the Dems are willing …
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Patrick J. Buchanan’s column today considers the implications of President Trump’s deal with Sen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi to give amnesty to 800,000 “Dreamer” illegal aliens. Like Pres. George H. W. Bush’s breaking his “Read my lips! No new taxes!” campaign promise, many Trump supporters see this deal as breaking a promise to …
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Pro-alien House Speaker Paul Ryan privately says there is little support among House Republicans for building the border wall sought by President Trump. Ryan is a long-time supporter of amnesty, mass immigration, and the Chamber of Commerce cheap labor policies. Former Rep. Tom Tancredo explained Ryan’s failure to support border security: “The Chamber of Commerce doesn’t want a …
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Federal Judge William Orrick III, who on Tuesday blocked an executive order signed by President Trump dealing with sanctuary cities, has been revealed to be a major donor and fundraiser for former President Obama who appointed him to the bench. Orrick’s ruling blocked the Trump administration from denying federal funds to sanctuary cities San Francisco …
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New York State Sen. Michael Gianaris (D-Queens) has introduced a bill to make it illegal to discriminate against immigrants — even illegal immigrants — when it comes to housing and public accommodations. “Immigrants are under siege like never before,” Gianaris said. “Especially in a place like New York, it’s important to let immigrants know that …
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Former congressman Tom Tancredo, who fearlessly fought the mass immigration special interests during his service in Congress, has some advice for President-elect Trump. By all means, build the wall. But to stop illegal immigration, the E-Verify system for employment must be made mandatory, and that will require that President Trump overcome resistance from the cheap labor Republicans in …
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Paul Penzone, who assumed office as Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff on January 1 after defeating six-term Sheriff Joe Arpaio, referred to illegal aliens as “guests” in an interview with a local TV station on Jan. 4. The leftist billionaire George Soros put $2 million of his money into an attack PAC that overwhelmed Sheriff Joe with negative …
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Sen. Tom Cotton (R- Ark.) in an op-ed published Wednesday, “Fix Immigration. It’s What Voters Want,” clearly and succinctly describes the pro-American immigration policy we need — and the cheap labor interests that oppose it. Few Republicans in the Senate dare to so openly expose the greed of the business interests that fund so many GOP political campaigns. …
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