Senate Democrats Prevent Vote On Obama Amnesty

In a 50-50 vote, Senate Democrats succeeded in blocking a vote on President Obama's promised post-election amnesty edict -- but only by the barest...

Rep. Gutierrez: Obama Owes Us Bigger Amnesty Because of Delay

Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) said after the Obama White House asked him and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus for "forbearance" for missing Obama's promised end...

Conservatives Blast 2O GOP Senators Who Voted for Amnesty

There is a growing backlash against 20 Senate Republicans who voted to fund Obama's executive amnesty after publicly condemning it as unconstitutional. Both grassroots...

GOP Lawmakers Demand Obama Reveal Amnesty Recommendations

In a letter to Obama Monday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and the other GOP committee members call on the president to...

Amnestied Illegals To Get Billions in Tax Credits

President Obama's executive amnesty will allow millions of illegal aliens to collect billions in tax credits, according to a report Monday by Conn Carroll...

On Amnesty, Obama DOJ Grasps at Legal Straws

"No, the DOJ may not grant work permits to whomever it wishes," explains Ian Smith in an article posted today on National Review Online.  Read it...

Congress Can Deny Funding to Block Edict

The Congressional Research Service has determined that Congress has the authority to block President Obama's amnesty edict by denying the appropriations that the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) would use to implement the edict. This finding rebuts the claim of the House Appropriations Committee that Congress does not have authority to limit funding for the USCIS.

Columnist: GOP Senators Prepare to Cave on Amnesty Edict.

Ben Shapiro, an editor and columnist at Breitbart News, believes that Senate Republicans are preparing to give up trying to challenge President Obama's amnesty edict by cutting appropriations to the Department of Homeland Security. He notes, however, that "Republicans could stand tall. . . . They could force Democrats to keep filibustering – and they could force an actual filibuster, rather than the pro forma filibuster to which Americans have grown accustomed. They could invoke the nuclear option and kill the filibuster altogether, forcing President Obama to veto funding for the Department of Homeland Security. They could even split the DHS funding bill into separate smaller bills funding each section of DHS specifically, and forcing Democrats to stonewall those bills."

Unions to Recruit Amnestied Illegals

Struggling labor unions got a gift from President Obama: amnesty for millions of illegals provides a huge pool of potential new members. Unions are...

Sessions: Americans Must Stop ‘Imperial Decree’

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has called on Americans to resist President Obama's "imperial decree" of amnesty for illegal aliens. "That task," said Sessions, "begins with Congress refusing to allow a dime of money to be spent on executing this unlawful amnesty. . . . Americans must ask their representatives this one question: do you serve the citizens of this country and their Constitution--or not?