Category Archives: Immigration

Dems who drafted bill to abolish ICE now say they’ll vote against it

Democrats who drafted a bill to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement [ICE] suddenly announced Thursday night that they would vote against it if the legislation went to the floor, after House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy told Fox News he intended to call their bluff. Advertisements

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Border Protection says NYC mayor de Blasio crossed border illegally

Border Patrol agents were reportedly unable to stop a brazen illegal crossing into the United States last month — by the mayor of New York City.Mayor Bill de Blasio’s visit to the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas violated both Mexican and U.S. immigration laws when he and his security detail illegally crossed the border, the U.S. …

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Trump Asked About Reuniting Migrant Families: The Solution Is ‘Don’t Come to Our Country Illegally’

This just about sums it up. Tuesday President Trump President Trump responded strongly  to reports that the administration will miss a court-imposed deadline to reunite migrant children with their parents.

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Texas Property Owners Getting Requests to Survey Land for Border Wall

Texas property owners along the border with Mexico are getting notices from the federal government seeking permission to survey their lands for the construction of a possible wall.

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Mitch McConnell confronted by ‘Abolish ICE’ protesters

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was verbally harassed by protesters calling for the abolition of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement as he left a Louisville restaurant Saturday morning, an online video showed.

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Vice President Pence blasts calls to abolish ICE, calls agents ‘heroes’

Friday Vice President Mike Pence offered unqualified support for the government’s front line officers in the Trump administration’s immigration enforcement efforts in the face of calls for the abolishment of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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Trump: Get illegal immigrants ‘OUT’ of America’s ‘front lawn’

Thursday President Trump renewed his call to overhaul the deportation system so that illegal border crossers are swiftly sent back to their home countries and not processed by the immigration courts, likening the situation to stopping an intruder “on your front lawn.”

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HHS: Congressional Visits to Migrants Wasting Resources

The Trump administration says lawmakers’ visits to migrant children in federal shelters are wasting staff resources that could be used to help connect kids and parents.

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Trump amplifying calls to ditch the legislative filibuster as midterms near

Trump is fed up with the senate filibuster. Can’t say that I blame him. Trump intermittently demands that Senate Republicans ax the filibuster. The most recent call to exterminate the filibuster came in a tweet after the House Republicans spectacularly failed to approve what was termed as a “compromise” immigration bill. The legislation only mustered the …

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Democrats risk a backlash with hardball tactics on immigration and high court

Such good news folks as the Demonrats are self destructing right before our eyes. And it’s driven in large part by 2020 politics. A few weeks ago, the Democrats were riding a wave of moral outrage and favorable media coverage. Most of the country agreed that President Trump’s policy of separating families at the border was wrong …

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