House Speaker John Boehner Announces Resignation Effective October 30

In a surprise announcement on Friday, House Speaker John Boehner said he will be resigning the speakership and his seat in Congress on October 30.

Massachusetts Committee Considers Bill to Shield Criminal Aliens from Enforcement

Last week, the Massachusetts Joint Committee on the Judiciary held a hearing on H.B. 1228, which would impede the enforcement of immigration law and build a barrier between state and local law enforcement...

LA County Jails Allow For Some Cooperation with Federal Immigration Officials

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department announced last week that it will begin minimal cooperation efforts with federal immigration officials.

Missouri Legislators Override Veto to Prohibit Illegal Aliens from Receiving Scholarship

Last Wednesday, the Missouri Senate and House of Representatives voted to override Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill that prohibits illegal aliens from receiving a taxpayer-funded scholarship...

Maryland Governor to Reinstate Cooperation with ICE

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced last week that the state will increase cooperation efforts with ICE and comply with requests from the agency for information regarding criminal aliens.

Texas Lt. Governor Vows to Rid State of Sanctuary Cities in Next Session

On Wednesday, Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick pledged to make local cooperation with federal immigration authorities a priority for the state’s next legislative session.

IRLI and FAIR File Comment with USCIS Opposing Obama Administration Waiver Program

IRLI and FAIR filed a public comment detailing the illegal aspects of the I-601A program...

Release of Political Prisoners by Cuba Provides Further Evidence that Special Treatment of Cuban Migrants by the U.S. Should End, Says FAIR

Jeh Johnson Criticizes Sanctuary Cities, but DHS is the Biggest Sanctuary Provider of All, Charges FAIR

"Johnson and the president he serves have turned the entire country into one big sanctuary for illegal aliens..."

On the 14th Anniversary of 9/11, a More Dangerous World and Lax Immigration Policies Leave the U.S. Vulnerable to Another Attack

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