By Daniel Borunda, El Paso Times, Texas
The wife of a former U.S. Customs and Border Protection supervisor was arrested Wednesday on charges of conspiring with her husband to smuggle undocumented immigrants, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said Thursday.
Supervisory CBP Officer Lawrence Madrid,…..
I have long held that the illegal alien population in the United States hovers just above 30 million…about 10% of the nation’s population.The annual cost to subsidize such a huge impoverished population is about $380 BILLION annually. That’s almost 1/2 TRILLION…..
By Brent Batten, Naples Daily News, Fla.
And subject to the jurisdiction thereof.
Six words you probably haven’t thought about since high school civics class, if then.
But they’re roaring into the national consciousness as the debate about illegal immigration intensifies in and…..
WICHITA — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said he agrees with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposals to build a wall along the southern border and end “birthright citizenship” for children born to parents who are in the U.S. illegally.
A confrontation between Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Univision anchor Jorge Ramos in Iowa on Tuesday may be remembered most for Trump’s decision to throw Ramos from his news conference. Trump said Ramos was “out of line” for speaking out of turn……
Paul Elias, The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO — The shot that killed a young San Francisco woman and touched off a heated immigration debate ricocheted off pavement before striking her in the back, which defence attorneys say show the killing was an accident……
By Patricia Mazzei, The Miami Herald
Aug. 26–The man who single-handedly started the Hispanic backlash against Donald Trump found himself at the center of his own story.
Jorge Ramos, the star Univision television anchor, stood up during a news conference to ask Trump…..
Los Angeles, Aug 27 (EFE).- Actor Matt Damon Wednesday described Donald Trump’s speech on immigrants as ‘xenophobic’, ‘disgusting’ and ‘dehumanizing’ in an exclusive interview to EFE.
Damon, 44, is married to an Argentine immigrant with whom he has three children.
The actor said…..
By Kim Bell, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Aug. 26–Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says gangs of immigrants in the country illegally are causing trouble in Ferguson and St. Louis, comments that aren’t ringing true with Ferguson’s mayor.
“You know a lot of the gangs…..
Paul Elias, The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO — A judge is deciding whether to schedule a murder trial for a Mexican national at the centre of a national immigration debate who admitted to shooting and killing a young San Francisco woman while she…..
Mia Bush (http://www.voanews.com/author/23857.html)
(Voice of America News)
August 26, 2015 7:44 AM
A law passed nearly 150 years ago to give U.S. citizenship to freed slaves has become a hot-button issue in the 2016 presidential campaign.
Last week, leading Republican presidential contender Donald…..
By LAURIE KELLMAN and CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump took heat when he spoke about “anchor babies” and seemed to relish the fallout from his latest provocation in the race for the GOP presidential nomination. Then Jeb Bush echoed…..
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI and SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado (AP) — Jeb Bush came to the Veterans of Foreign Wars post to talk about veterans’ affairs but two words hung over the town hall event in a Denver suburb Tuesday: anchor babies……
By THOMAS BEAUMONT, Associated Press
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has taken on another popular TV news personality, this time a Spanish-language broadcaster who was eventually removed from a news conference.
The billionaire businessman engaged in a prolonged confrontation…..
amNewYork, New York
Aug. 23–There has been a massive decline in the number of unaccompanied minors crossing our Southern border illegally in the past nine months, and that’s good news. That number, 17,439 kids from Oct. 1 through the end of July, is…..
Monday, August 24, 2015
Contact: Brian Rogers or Julie Tarallo (202) 224-7130
STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN McCAIN CONDEMNING SENATE DEMOCRATS FOR BLOCKING APPROPRIATIONS BILL THAT WOULD ENABLE HIRING OF NEW IMMIGRATION JUDGES
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) today released the…..
Monday, August 24, 2015
Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Nebraska-Based Meat Packing Company
The Justice Department announced today that it reached a settlement with Nebraska Beef Ltd., a meat packing company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.The settlement resolves an investigation by the…..
The Augusta Chronicle, Ga.
Aug. 25–The Obama administration is unmoved by the rule of law. But maybe a trendy social media campaign could make it appear concerned about the growing number of Americans being murdered by illegal immigrants.
It could be called “#citizenlivesmatter.”…..
By SERGIO BUSTOS, Associated Press
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush — on his own visit to the Mexican border Monday — denounced party front-runnerDonald Trump’s immigration plan as unrealistic and expensive.
The former Florida governor told reporters that the…..
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