Sen. Cornyn Makes Play with Border AmendmentOffering a 134-page amendment to address the bill's lack of border security measures, the second-ranking Senate Republican has announced that if the Senate adopts his amendment, he will vote for the Gang of Eight's amnesty legislation.
Reid Kills Key Border Security AmendmentThe Senate rejected a key border security amendment to the Gang of Eight's "comprehensive" immigration reform bill (S. 744).
Rubio Fails to Justify Vote Against Grassley AmendmentSenator Marco Rubio last week scrambled to explain his decision to vote against a key border security amendment offered by Senator Grassley to the Gang of Eight amnesty bill (S.744).
New Poll Shows Strong Preference for Immigration Enforcement Over Legalization of Illegal Aliens...only 36 percent of likely voters support "allowing illegal immigrants to legalize their status and remain here."
The Fiscal Burden of Illegal Aliens on New MexicansThis report identifies more than $717 million in annual fiscal costs borne by the state's taxpayers because of the illegal alien population.
The Fiscal Burden of Illegal Aliens on OregoniansThe average Oregon household headed by a U.S. citizen pays about $728 annually to cover the costs of the state's illegal alien population.
English Language Learners and Public Education in UtahUtah's has one of the nation's fastest-growing Limited English Proficient populations...the total cost of LEP education in Utah was over $435 million.
Senate Dismisses Any Pretense of EnforcementIn the first important vote on, S.744, the Senate quickly dismissed any pretense that they intend to deliver on promises of future immigration enforcement.
FAIR Ad: Rubio Broken Promises
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FAIR Lists the Top 40 Reasons to Oppose the Gang of Eight Immigration BillThe Gang of Eight immigration bill, S.744, is on its way to the Senate floor for a vote, possibly as early as the week of June 10.
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Republicans' Orwellian doublespeak on immigrationAt this very moment it is on the floor of the United States Senate, where a bill to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens is being sold as the antidote to amnesty for illegal aliens.
Amnesty 2013 Resource CenterCheck out FAIR's Amnesty 2013 Center where you’ll find all the latest information and resources to stay on top of the amnesty debate on a daily basis.
Heritage Foundation: Amnesty to cost taxpayers $6.3 trillion!Amnesty for current unlawful immigrants will pose large fiscal costs to U.S. taxpayers.
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