Sunday, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says all immigrants should come into the country the same way his own parents did — legally. And they should assimilate. “Immigration without assimilation is invasion that can weaken our country,” Jindal said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation.” He made similar comments on ABC’s “This Week.”
Donald Trump’s call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families faced 85 years ago. During the Great Depression, counties and cities in the American Southwest and Midwest forced Mexican immigrants and their families to leave the U.S. over concerns they were taking jobs away from whites despite their legal right to stay.
Republican presidential candidate Gov. Chris Christie cranked up efforts on Sunday to become a top-tier contender — insisting he’ll qualify for the next primary debate and calling Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton a “disgrace” for recent comments about his party.
A new poll shows Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is continuing to gain on Hillary Clinton in Iowa, and is now within 7 points of the frontrunner in the Democratic presidential race. Clinton remains the first choice of 37% of likely Democratic caucus-goers, while sanders is the pick for 30%, according to the Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll released Saturday.
What don’t these idiots understand? These babies born here are criminals just like their parents. They entered the country illegally, therefore they have no rights. Show us where in the Constitution that Mexicans have the same rights as law abiding US citizens.
Saturday, sources say Chad has executed 10 members of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram by firing squad, a day after they were sentenced on terrorism charges.
Only he believes this line of bull. Friday Obama compared tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and said he expects quick improvements in ties between the longtime allies once the accord is implemented.
Federal prosecutors are battling in court to keep $167,000 in cash seized in a 2013 traffic stop, despite the motorist never being charged in the incident and the Obama administration clamped down this spring on such asset seizures and forfeitures.
ABC News is reporting that former President Bill Clinton attempted repeatedly to get approval from Hillary Clinton’s State Department for lucrative speaking engagements in “two of the most repressive countries in the world — North Korea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo,”.
Thursday a federal judge in North Dakota blocked a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some state waterways. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson of North Dakota issued a temporary injunction against the rule, which gives the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers authority to protect some streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act. The rule was scheduled to take effect Friday.