Senate Democrats Block Vote on Amnesty As Congress Passes Government Funding Bill

Although both chambers passed the bill with wide support, there was last-minute excitement in the Senate when Senators Sessions and Cruz forced a vote on the President's executive amnesty.

Boehner: Immigration Reform Will Help Our Economy

House Speaker John Boehner has again signaled his support for "comprehensive" immigration reform. "Immigration reform will help our economy, but you've got to secure the border first," Boehner declared during a presentation.

DHS Bows to ACLU in Class Action Settlement; Agrees to Let Deported Aliens Return

A federal judge approved the settlement of a class action lawsuit ACLU filed last year against DHS. The ACLU filed the lawsuit on behalf of a class of deported illegal aliens in Mexico seeking to return to the U.S.

Colorado DMV Overwhelmed by Illegal Aliens Seeking Driver's Licenses

The Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles, which began granting driver's licenses to illegal aliens in August, is overwhelmed by the unexpected high turnout of illegal alien applicants.

Summer Surge of Illegal Alien Minors Will Cost Local School Districts Millions

FAIR estimates the crisis will cost taxpayers over $761 million dollars this year alone to educate the recent surge of illegal alien minors.

Maine Fights to Stop Municipalities from Giving Welfare to Illegal Aliens

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services has filed a counterclaim in a lawsuit against the Maine Municipal Association to force the cities of Portland and Westbrook to stop providing General Assistance benefits to illegal aliens.

Virginia Waives Immunization Requirements for Unaccompanied Illegal Alien Minors

The Virginia Department of Education issued a memorandum ordering all of its divisions to "enroll" unaccompanied illegal alien minors into public schools even if they have not received immunizations.

Dan Stein - DOJ Loses Paperwork of Half of Children Caught at Border

"The Department of Justice does not have receipts for more than half of the unaccompanied alien children apprehended at the southwest border by Border Patrol...

Bob Dane - Waiting for Obama's Next Move

Now that the House border bill is effectively dead on arrival, the waiting game begins for the next maneuver from the White House.

Dan Stein - The President is Treading on Very Dangerous Ground

It has just begun to dawn on a few stalwart administration supporters that the president’s unilateralism is precedent-setting in dangerous ways.

Open-borders advocates shamelessly exploit the surge of minors

Data tell us that the surge of illegal alien minors began with the president's implementation of the unauthorized Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in 2012.

Demand Congress Change Immigration Policy

Additional funding might help ease the chaos, but it will not solve the crisis. That's why we must demand that Congress condition any additional funding on making meaningful immigration policy changes.

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