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Bartenders face charges for serving DUI who killed bicyclist

Bartenders face charges for serving DUI who killed bicyclist

An allegedly intoxicated driver and two bartenders are facing charges following the death of a bicyclist who was fatally struck at night in Galveston ...

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Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

With nearly 69 million people displaced around the world and our own humanitarian crisis at the southern border, America has a moral obligation to pr ...

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How to fix illegal aliens' theft of Social Security numbers

How to fix illegal aliens' theft of Social Security numbers

39 million Americans have potentially had their Social Security numbers stolen by illegal aliens seeking employment during the Obama administration, ...

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Trump administration sees spike in border apprehensions

Trump administration sees spike in border apprehensions

On Wednesday, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reported that the number of illegal alien apprehensions already has exceeded figures from FY2017. W ...

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New U.S. Census data reveals political shift in swing states

New U.S. Census data reveals political shift in swing states

A report by the nonpartisan Center for Immigration Studies analyzes new data from the 2017 American Community Survey (ACS), released by the Census Bu ...

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Citizen activist reveals true conditions for kids in ICE detention

Citizen activist reveals true conditions for kids in ICE detention

Conservative activist Candace Owens visited Broward County, Florida, to see how illegal aliens are faring at a detention facility managed by Immigrat ...

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Illegal alien ordered deported five times, rapes child instead

Illegal alien ordered deported five times, rapes child instead

Illegal alien Octaviano Boche is accused of multiple rape of a boy over a period of three years. The native of Guatemala has been ordered deported ...

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Illegal aliens give 20 congressional seats to blue states

Illegal aliens give 20 congressional seats to blue states

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) said in a radio interview that counting of illegal aliens when establishing congressional seats and electoral college votes v ...

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How immigrant 'sanctuary' policies violate U.S. Constitution

How immigrant 'sanctuary' policies violate U.S. Constitution

The Immigration Reform Law Institute (IRLI) has filed an important friend-of-the-court brief in Philadelphia v. Sessions, the first federal appeals c ...

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The stakes for immigration in Judge Kavanaugh's confirmation

The stakes for immigration in Judge Kavanaugh's confirmation

Last week's Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination were contentious, to the say the least ...

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Vote on E-verify immigration control is in the works

Vote on E-verify immigration control is in the works

Mandatory E-Verify – a federal program that identifies citizens and legal immigrants who are authorized to work in the U.S. -- may come up for ...

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Rule change by Trump administration removes 1 million non-citizens from welfare

Rule change by Trump administration removes 1 million non-citizens from welfare

The Trump administration may soon enforce provisions already contemplated in federal immigration law requiring would-be immigrants to support themsel ...

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Measles in Texas and NYC 'vomit' plane put focus on DHS and CDC response

Measles in Texas and NYC 'vomit' plane put focus on DHS and CDC response

As many as 100 passengers were struck by mystery illness on an Emirates Airlines flight that landed at New York’s JFK international airport on ...

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Trump administration to hold asylum-seekers indefinitely

Trump administration to hold asylum-seekers indefinitely

On Thursday, the Trump administration announced that it will detain illegal alien minors and parents indefinitely while their asylum applications pro ...

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Young family destroyed by drunk-driver illegal alien

Young family destroyed by drunk-driver illegal alien

Suspect Eduardo de la Lima Vargas, 39, is an illegal immigrant from Mexico who is charged with the deaths of two persons in Salem, Oregon. He is char ...

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Venezuelan migrants spark cross-border health concerns

Venezuelan migrants spark cross-border health concerns

In response to border security concerns while thousands of Venezuelans seek admission, Brazil is sending armed forces to keep order near the Venezuel ...

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Sen. Warren identifies 'real' problem with illegal immigration

Sen. Warren identifies 'real' problem with illegal immigration

Almost from the moment the news ...

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Deadly parasite spreads

Deadly parasite spreads

A deadly parasite spread from Latin America to the United States, according to the American Heart Association journal Circulation. Deadly Chagas dise ...

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Survey reveals there are no jobs Americans are unwilling to do

Survey reveals there are no jobs Americans are unwilling to do

If immigrants "do jobs that Americans won't do", we should be able to identify occupations in which the workers are nearly all foreign- ...

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Pro-immigrant leftists call for armed insurrection

Pro-immigrant leftists call for armed insurrection

A leftist antifa group, Serve The People of Los Angeles (STPLA), organized a protest against the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency ( ...

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Why a murdered 20-year-old can't be politicized

Why a murdered 20-year-old can't be politicized

From the moment that it was revealed that Mollie Tibbetts had been murdered and that her alleged killer was an illegal alien, the illegal alien advoc ...

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What Cato Institute doesn't understand about 'illegal'

What Cato Institute doesn't understand about 'illegal'

Less than 24 hours after Iowa law enforcement announced that Mollie Tibbetts was murdered by an illegal alien, the Cato Institute was pumping out dis ...

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Nazi deported, 14 years after judge issues order

Nazi deported, 14 years after judge issues order

Jakiw Palij, a former labor camp guard in German-occupied Poland and a postwar resident of Queens, New York, has been removed by Immigration and Cust ...

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Canadians want a wall, too

Canadians want a wall, too

With as many as 400 illegal immigrants a day pouring across its 5,525 mile border with the U.S., some in Canada are starting to discuss building stru ...

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The D.C. suburb that is now gangland central

The D.C. suburb that is now gangland central

Once upon a time, there was a charming leafy well-to-do suburban county just outside Washington, D.C.  And then it got taken over by people with ...

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Trump's E-Verify immigration control is not yet law of the land

Trump's E-Verify immigration control is not yet law of the land

Supporters of the E-Verify system that allows employers to assure that they are not employing illegal aliens is supported by a large majority of the ...

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ACLU loses its grip on reality, and the law

ACLU loses its grip on reality, and the law

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has never been an organization noted for applying sound logic to policy problems. Nevertheless, it appears ...

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Mexican national convicted of illegal voting; party affiliation still secret

Mexican national convicted of illegal voting; party affiliation still secret

A Mexican national, Roberto Hernandez-Cuarenta, was convicted on Monday for illegally casting votes in the 2012 and 2016 elections. A legal resident ...

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Growing concern over terrorist infiltration at America's southwest border

Growing concern over terrorist infiltration at America's southwest border

HomeCenter for Immigration Studies Low-immigration, Pro-immigrant Center for Immigration Studies Twitter Account Center for Immigration Studies Fac ...

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Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

The Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Rhode Island announced on Mond ...

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Trump administration holds immigrants to their commitments

Trump administration holds immigrants to their commitments

Another Judge Decides to Legislate from the Bench Administration Decides to Hold Immigrants and Their Sponsors to Their Commitments Last week the ...

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Judge orders deportees' plane turned around

Judge orders deportees' plane turned around

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of the District of Columbia learned that the federal government had deported an illegal immigrant ...

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Huge savings expected in policy change on welfare for legal immigrants

Huge savings expected in policy change on welfare for legal immigrants

The plan that the Trump administration is reportedly set to roll out concerning welfare-dependent legal immigrants resettling in the U.S. may save Am ...

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Trump administration cracks down on Hatch Act violations at immigration agencies

Trump administration cracks down on Hatch Act violations at immigration agencies

After being found that she had repeatedly told co-workers at Immigration and Customs Enforcement to vote for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential ...

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Farm business penalized for checking aliens' I.D. and work authorization

Farm business penalized for checking aliens' I.D. and work authorization

On Monday, the federal Department of Justice announced a settlement it has reached with Rose Acre Farms Inc. (Rose Acre), a major egg producer which ...

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Democrats intrude on privacy with Census questions on lifestyle

Democrats intrude on privacy with Census questions on lifestyle

Even though immigration is the most significant social and demographic issue shaping the nation’s future, Democrats have made it unequivocally ...

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Republicans forward bills to increase number of low-skilled guestworkers

Republicans forward bills to increase number of low-skilled guestworkers

A report by the Center for Immigration Studies, a nonpartisan think-tank, provides data and analysis of H-2A visa program, which allows American busi ...

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Video: American wounded by African immigrants in Spain

Video: American wounded by African immigrants in Spain

On Wednesday evening in Barcelona, a male American tourist was brutally attacked and severely wounded by a group of African street vendors after he t ...

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Is ICE melting under pressure from leftists and Democrats?

Is ICE melting under pressure from leftists and Democrats?

The ongoing assault on U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is truly unhinged from reality. As one pundit observed of the Left's latest ope ...

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Pat Buchanan: Does tribalism trump democracy?

Pat Buchanan: Does tribalism trump democracy?

On July 19, the Knesset voted to change the nation’s Basic Law. Israel was declared to be, now and forever, the nation-state and national ho ...

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How billionaire Facebook tycoon gets taxpayer-subsidized security

How billionaire Facebook tycoon gets taxpayer-subsidized security

Let’s all take a moment to shed a tear for Mark Zuckerberg. On Thursday, Zuckerberg’s personal fortune took a $16 billion hit as Facebo ...

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How Republicans torpedoed Trump's attempt to curb asylum abuse

How Republicans torpedoed Trump's attempt to curb asylum abuse

Earlier this summer, Attorney General Jeff Sessions took action to stop the chaos at the border by narrowing the grounds for claiming political asylu ...

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Victim obtains unsual DNA sample to net alleged assailant

Victim obtains unsual DNA sample to net alleged assailant

Prosecutors in Washington State a charging Jose Luis Coronado Tum after DNA evidence linked him to possible involvement in a 2014 sexual assault on a ...

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Where Americans and Washington DC differ on immigration

Where Americans and Washington DC differ on immigration

A large majority of the American people agree that the current immigration system does not work. According to a report from the Bipartisan Policy Cen ...

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Newt Gingrich: Democrats' coming disaster

Newt Gingrich: Democrats' coming disaster

Republicans have the chance to secure a significant victory in the U.S. Senate this fall -- largely because the Democrats' radical immigra ...

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Officials consider giving voting rights to non-U.S. citizens

Officials consider giving voting rights to non-U.S. citizens

The Revolutionary War patriots might be rolling over in their graves today as the Boston City Council meets to "explore" the proposition ...

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Is illegal voting by aliens a non-existent problem?

Is illegal voting by aliens a non-existent problem?

For a "non-existent" problem, non-citizen voting is becoming a regular occurrence in Texas. In the past two weeks: A Salvadoran nat ...

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Harvard-Harris poll shows level of support for Trump among Blacks and Hispanics

Harvard-Harris poll shows level of support for Trump among Blacks and Hispanics

Among Americans of Hispanic heritage, support for President Donald Trump spiked during the month of June. The Harvard-Harris poll showed that Hispani ...

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New report reveals tantalizing numbers on aliens in prison

New report reveals tantalizing numbers on aliens in prison

According to a new report from the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security, about 25 percent of the population in federal prisons are aliens. Th ...

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Pat Buchanan: What abolishing ICE really means

Pat Buchanan: What abolishing ICE really means

“No Borders! No Nations! No Deportations!” “Abolish ICE!” Before last week, these were the mindless slogans of an infant ...

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How most Americans feel about abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement

How most Americans feel about abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement

According to a recent Harvard-Harris poll found that the great majority of registered American voters do not agree with members of the Democrat party ...

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Immigration radicals bite the hand that feeds them

Immigration radicals bite the hand that feeds them

Congressional Democrats thought the recent hysteria and hyperbole surrounding the Trump administration’s "zero tolerance" policy wa ...

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Report: Trump administration to change asylum rules for border crossers

Report: Trump administration to change asylum rules for border crossers

The Department of Justice is drafting a plan to overall the granting of asylum to applicants who have been convicted of cross U.S. borders illegally. ...

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Do the people of Central America have a 'human right' to emigrate to Mexico?

Do the people of Central America have a 'human right' to emigrate to Mexico?

Mexico's presidential election occurs Sunday, July 1, and it's quite possible that by the time you read this, the candidate will have been ch ...

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Consequences for Democrats' push to abolish border patrol

Consequences for Democrats' push to abolish border patrol

The victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a member of the Democratic Socialists of America, certainly was a defeat for the leadership of the Democrati ...

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Where voters agree with Trump on illegal immigration

Where voters agree with Trump on illegal immigration

Polling data shows that most American voters blame the parents of illegal immigrant children, not the federal government, who have been detained at t ...

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Graphic video: Latino gang stabs boy in vicious parkway attack

Graphic video: Latino gang stabs boy in vicious parkway attack

An international Latino criminal gang known as "Los Trinitarios" attacked a 14-year-old boy in the Bronx, leaving him in critical conditi ...

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Trump administration moves on asylum abusers

Trump administration moves on asylum abusers

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions moved last week to restore integrity to U.S. asylum law. In a precedent-setting 31-page ruling, Sessions indicate ...

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How giant corporations profit from visa backlogs

How giant corporations profit from visa backlogs

Visa waiting lists or backlogs, created by the excess demand for admission to the United States, in some instances lavish huge goodies on a tiny mino ...

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AG Sessions asks Trump's opponents: Do they believe in America?

AG Sessions asks Trump's opponents: Do they believe in America?

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Friday to discuss law enforcement and immigration before an assembly of police ...

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University says illegal immigrants are discriminated because they are 'undocumented'

University says illegal immigrants are discriminated because they are 'undocumented'

Ever wonder why going to university nowadays can leave parents broke, or kids with a mountain of debt? If you or your kid is planning to attend Rice ...

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Catholic archbishop says separating immigrant children from parents is 'morally reprehensible'

Catholic archbishop says separating immigrant children from parents is 'morally reprehensible'

Immigration policy presents many challenges for any country. Developing sound immigration policy that respects the needs of a nation and those of the ...

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Congressional Republicans to vote on immigrant amnesty within days

Congressional Republicans to vote on immigrant amnesty within days

Republican congressional leaders told members of their party on Wednesday that President Donald Trump supports an immigration bill that is still bein ...

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How Texas is identifying illegal aliens and cooperating with Trump administration

How Texas is identifying illegal aliens and cooperating with Trump administration

U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro (D) brands it a cog in President Donald Trump's "deportation machine." ACLU lawyers call it profiling. Und ...

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Why does Federal government continue to push troubled investor visa program?

Why does Federal government continue to push troubled investor visa program?

America's troubled investor-visa program is getting a surprising and distressing lift from the Trump administration. Instead of tighter vetting ...

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Two faces of German Chancellor Merkel

Two faces of German Chancellor Merkel

Angela Merkel, who has been German chancellor for more than a dozen years now, is a complex public figure whose star has lost much of its shine since ...

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American workers are overlooked and underpaid by immigration advocates

American workers are overlooked and underpaid by immigration advocates

Without considering the needs of his fellow Americans, an activist farmer in Michigan is calling for blanket amnesty on behalf of illegal aliens. His ...

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Hundreds of criminal aliens released to the streets

Hundreds of criminal aliens released to the streets

Last Thursday, New York City filed a legal brief in support of Philadelphia’s lawsuit against the Trump administration for moving to withhold f ...

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The swamp in immigration courts

The swamp in immigration courts

A surge in asylum seekers is swamping U.S. immigration courts and swelling the country’s illegal-alien population. Since 2008, asylum claims ...

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Trump administration turns up the heat on Congress over immigration loopholes

Trump administration turns up the heat on Congress over immigration loopholes

The Trump administration is turning up the heat on Congress to fix glaring loopholes that have led to the surge of illegal aliens arriving with child ...

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Refugee sentenced for terrorist bomb plot in Florida

Refugee sentenced for terrorist bomb plot in Florida

Vicente Adolfo Solano, 53, a citizen of Honduras residing in Miami, was sentenced to 210 months in prison, to be followed by a lifetime of supervised ...

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Where Americans stand on Trump's immigration policy

Where Americans stand on Trump's immigration policy

President Trump's tough stand on immigration - the signature issue that powered his 2016 campaign - is getting higher marks from vo ...

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When progressives and conservatives agree on immigration reform

When progressives and conservatives agree on immigration reform

Here's something you would probably never expect to read on FAIR's blog site: Mother Jones magazine is right!

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DHS increased immigration levels, but hopes no one noticed

DHS increased immigration levels, but hopes no one noticed

When the federal government makes an announcement about a controversial policy late on a Friday afternoon before a three-day holiday weekend, you can ...

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Immigration officers needlessly endangered by ICE policy in Massachusetts

Immigration officers needlessly endangered by ICE policy in Massachusetts

The Boston Globe has reported that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in Massachusetts will no longer arrest removable aliens &quo ...

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MS-13 member nicknamed 'Animal' sentenced on murder charge

MS-13 member nicknamed 'Animal' sentenced on murder charge

An MS-13 member known by the sobriquet "Animal" was sentenced to 40 years in prison following a multi-agency probe, which included U.S. Im ...

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Tucker Carlson asks if Mexico is an enemy state

Tucker Carlson asks if Mexico is an enemy state

Tucker Carlson interviewed Mexican journalist Enrique Acevedo about Mexico’s presidential campaign, which is pitting four candidates who, despi ...

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ICE director doesn't back down to Congress on immigration enforcement

ICE director doesn't back down to Congress on immigration enforcement

Acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Thomas Homan informed a House subcommittee Tuesday they should expect increase deportati ...

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Oregon school faces lawsuit from student wearing a pro-Trump t-shirt

Oregon school faces lawsuit from student wearing a pro-Trump t-shirt

In Hillsboro, Oregon, a Liberty High School student has filed a lawsuit against the local school district, school and principal because he believes t ...

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A growing split over chain migration in the GOP

A growing split over chain migration in the GOP

A legislative battle is unfolding in the House of Representatives after a pair of GOP lawmakers signed onto a "discharge petition" that wou ...

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Video: Two Americans arrested in Montana for speaking Spanish

Video: Two Americans arrested in Montana for speaking Spanish

Two American citizens were detained and interrogated by the Border Patrol in Montana because they were speaking Spanish. Ana Suda, who was born in th ...

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Migrant minors head for U.S. military bases

Migrant minors head for U.S. military bases

Minors, and those claiming to be minors, from Central America are crashing America’s southern border, and U.S. military bases may be their fina ...

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Immigrant green cards recalled due to federal snafu

Immigrant green cards recalled due to federal snafu

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced the recall of approximately 8,543 Permanent Resident Cards (a.k.a. Green Cards) due to an error i ...

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State Department announces winners of diversity visa lottery

State Department announces winners of diversity visa lottery

Foreign media outlets reported that the results of the Electronic Diversity Visa (EDV) for 2019 was published by the Department of State on ...

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Taxpayers support terrorism through immigrant daycare fraud

Taxpayers support terrorism through immigrant daycare fraud

An investigation by Fox News at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport piqued suspicions of international money-laundering that originates in ...

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$2B federal program rewards employers to not hire Americans

$2B federal program rewards employers to not hire Americans

There's a government program that rewards American employers for not hiring American college grads — for hiring foreign alumni instead &mda ...

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Dramatic drop of Muslim refugees to the United States

Dramatic drop of Muslim refugees to the United States

According to the Pew Research Croup, the number of Muslim refugees admitted to the United States in the first half of fiscal 2018 dropped from the pr ...

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Progressive Muslim Democrat opposes national borders

Progressive Muslim Democrat opposes national borders

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), who serves as deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee, participated in a May Day parade in Minnesota last ...

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Texas: Police accept ID cards issued by Catholic Church to illegal immigrants

Texas: Police accept ID cards issued by Catholic Church to illegal immigrants

Roman Catholic parishes in Texas are providing church-issued identification cards to illegal immigrants who, because of their status, are not eligibl ...

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Police rescue drowning immigrant but now face lawsuit

Police rescue drowning immigrant but now face lawsuit

Mateusz Fijalkowski, a Polish national, is suing the police department of Fairfax, Virginia, and a lifeguard who saved his life. His lawsuit contends ...

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Justices Kagan and Sotomayor ask: what if Trump's executive order banned Jews?

Justices Kagan and Sotomayor ask: what if Trump's executive order banned Jews?

In oral arguments before the Supreme Court on Wednesday over the constitutionality of President Donald Trump’s executive order limiting visas f ...

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GOP weighs citizenship for illegal immigrants in military

GOP weighs citizenship for illegal immigrants in military

 This week the House Armed Services Committee will hold all six of its subcommittee markups of the National Defense Authorization Act. The NDAA ...

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Expert reveals key to relieving immigration courts of excessive backlog

Expert reveals key to relieving immigration courts of excessive backlog

On Wednesday, Andrew Arthur of the nonpartisan Center for Immigration Studies testified before the Subcommittee on Border Security of the U.S. Senate ...

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Iowa makes a move on sanctuary cities

Iowa makes a move on sanctuary cities

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) signed legislation this week banning sanctuary city policies in the State of Iowa. Senate File 481 directs state la ...

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Immigration and assimilation at heart of crack between Germany's CDU and CSU

Immigration and assimilation at heart of crack between Germany's CDU and CSU

A member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition government said that Islam is incompatible with German values. Deputy Leader Alexander ...

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Johnson-era judge breaks precedent for funding sanctuary cities

Johnson-era judge breaks precedent for funding sanctuary cities

Ira Mehlman of the Federation for American Immigration Reform said in an interview with Spero News that California is trying to "run out the cl ...

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Free speech at stake in firestorm of cities resisting California sanctuary laws

Free speech at stake in firestorm of cities resisting California sanctuary laws

On March 6, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit to oppose state laws in California that seriously restrict cooperation on the part of loca ...

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Trump credits Mexico's 'strong immigration laws' for break-up of migrant caravan

Trump credits Mexico's 'strong immigration laws' for break-up of migrant caravan

The so-called caravan of migrants from Central America traversing Mexico, which has been credited for President Donald Trump’s decision to rein ...

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Newt Gingrich: How the 'caravan' of immigrants bolstered Trump's position on immigration

Newt Gingrich: How the 'caravan' of immigrants bolstered Trump's position on immigration

Imagine the frustration building in elite media offices across the country. Lately, the members of the elite media have been relentlessly bashin ...

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Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

On February 28, 2018, the Zionist Organization of America filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the Court”) brief with the United States Sup ...

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