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U.S. deports fewest illegal immigrants in nearly a decade

President Obama is out to make history as the worst president in regards to defending our national borders. According to government figures obtained by The Associated Press, the Obama administration deported fewer illegal immigrants over the past 12 months than at any other time since 2006 despite the president’s pledge to focus on deporting criminal […]

Rubio can’t name one issue he disagrees with Romney or Bush

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., talks during an interview with CNBC correspondent John Harwood at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) gave an interview with CNBC’s John Hardwood on Monday where he seemed stumped by multiple questions. During the interview Hardwood asked Rubio to defend himself from an attack by a Donald Trump advisor that the senator was just a “cookie-cutter Chamber of Commerce Republican.” “I have the most detailed policy agenda […]

Jeb Bush’s economic plan depends on expanding immigration

In this Sept. 29, 2015, photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush outlines his energy policy during a visit to Rice Energy, an oil and gas company based in Canonsburg, Pa. Bush’s challenge in the first half of the year was daunting yet simple. To be considered a fundraising success, the Republican presidential candidate had to hit the magic number of $100 million, an ambitious goal set by some in his campaign. And he did. As another fundraising period ends, what now constitutes success for Bush isn’t as clear cut.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has promised that his economic plan would raise the U.S. GDP by 4 percent annually, a Herculean feat that hasn’t been accomplished in decades. Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday that Bush’s plan depends on opening the floodgates to millions of new immigrants a year, which would reduce the income of low-skilled […]

Our View: Allow students, teachers to arm themselves


If the last few years haven’t made it painfully clear, schools and colleges are a target for crazed shooters. Why? Some could argue it is because schools are densely populated—but so are malls, subways, and downtowns. Some could say it is just coincidence. But one thing is certain: Our laws stop students and teachers from […]

Real winners under Trump tax plan: minorities and millennials

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Liberals have attacked Republican frontrunner Donald Trump this week about his tax plan, saying it only benefits the rich. But, it turns out the people most likely to benefit from his plan are minorities and millennials. According to Breitbart, Trump’s plan will eliminate federal income tax on 61 percent of black Americans, 55 percent of Hispanic couples, […]

Bail reduced for already deported illegal immigrant in New Jersey

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie isn’t exactly handling the state’s illegal immigration problem with the tough on crime stance he talked about during the Republican debates. Salvador Chavez, an illegal immigrant who has already been deported in the past, was charged with a second-degree felony for endangering the welfare of a child and an assault […]

DREAMers for some reason decide to disrupt Jeb Bush event

People hold signs while Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during the Women In Business and Leadership luncheon at the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce National Convention, Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, in Houston. (Gary Coronado/Houston Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Of all the presidential candidates to heckle, it’s an odd choice that DREAMers would choose Jeb Bush. But on Monday, they did just that. NBC News reported that Jeb was speaking at a women entrepreneurs luncheon at the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce conference in Houston when protesters attempted to disrupt the event. Jeb is one […]

Immigration correlates with economic growth

In a special Constitution Day naturalization ceremony at Turner Field, 500 candidates from 93 countries become U.S citizens, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 in Atlanta. (Brant Sanderlin/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Though immigrants get blamed for crime and draining the welfare system, new research argues that immigrants are crucial to America’s economy and society. Richard Florida, the director of cities at the Martin Prosperity Institute and global research professor at New York University, argues in CityLab that “immigrants are concentrated in and contribute to the success […]

Conservatives attempting to defund Obama’s immigration plan

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Following the successful vote to defund Planned Parenthood, House conservatives are now targeting President Obama’s executive amnesty programs. The Republican Study Committee has drafted a bill that will defund the White House’s executive amnesty programs, USA Today reported Monday. The programs offer work permits and temporary legal status to some illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children. […]

Obama has a plan to ensure Democrats win in 2016

President Barack Obama waits for a translator as he speaks to members of the media following a bilateral meeting with Spain's King Felipe VI, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

President Obama may not be up for re-election in 2016, but he has an interest in making sure Democrats maintain control of the White House. The Obama Administration announced on Thursday that the White House is starting a nationwide campaign to encourage legal immigrants to become citizens and active voters, hoping to add millions of perspective Democrats […]

Jeb Bush adopts one of Donald Trump’s policies

Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks at a town hall meeting in Salem, N.H., Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015. (AP Photo/Cheryl Senter)

If you can’t beat them, join them. The New York Times reported that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) is copying one of Donald Trump’s policy pieces and calling for tax increases on the very rich. Bush unveiled his tax reform policy on Sept. 9, which was closer to Trump’s proposal than anti-tax advocate Grover […]

Donald Trump exaggerates ‘anchor baby’ numbers to grandstand about immigration

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As Donald Trump feeds off anti-immigrant sentiment and Jeb Bush distances himself from discussions of “anchor babies,” a new Pew Research Center estimate shows concerns over the practice to be inflated. “Anchor babies” refers to non-American pregnant women coming to the United States to give birth, making their children American citizens by law. The Trump […]

Glenn Beck wants to smuggle Syrian refugees into the United States

Glenn Beck speaks during a rally opposing the Iran nuclear deal outside the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

As prominent conservatives ratchet up opposition to immigration and accepting Syrian refugees into the country, Glenn Beck proposed smuggling refugees into the country if necessary. In an interview with the Daily Caller, Beck discussed “The Colossus,” Emma Lazarus’ poem inscribed on the State of Liberty, and explained his plan. “It’s our responsibility. It’s our honor … […]

Rapper Azealia Banks, who hates America, loves Donald Trump’s immigration policy

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The Republican frontrunner has gained another unlikely celebrity supporter, the America-hating, bisexual, anti-white, anti-gay, rapper Azealia Banks. The rapper took to Instagram on Sept. 7 stating that she’s a fan of Trump’s immigration policy, which many in the media have found controversial. “Do you think it’s bad that I sort of agree with Trump’s stance […]

China refuses to take back illegal immigrants

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The Department of Homeland Security conducted a massive sweep in early June, arresting more than two dozen Chinese nationals. Reuters reported than in the three months since they’ve been arrested, not one has been deported because China has failed to provide the necessary documents. Many have been released from custody. The lack of cooperation from the […]

#TBT: The New York Times was against amnesty in 2000

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Back in 2000, The New York Times opposed the AFL-CIO when it called on the federal government to grant amnesty to the estimated six million illegal immigrants living in the U.S., and for the elimination of most sanctions on employers who hire illegals. The union was hoping that amnesty would allow them to unionize many […]

Federal agent: Majority of the Mexico border is not secure, 1 in 5 illegals have criminal record

FILE - This Oct. 2, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling the border fence near Naco, Ariz. The United States has spent billions of dollars over the last decade fencing a third of its southwest border with Mexico in an attempt to stop the flood of illegal immigrants.  (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file)

At a House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform meeting on Wednesday, congressmen were shocked by the testimony of a federal agent who detailed that less than half of the Mexico border was under “operational control” and that 20 percent of illegal immigrants crossing the border had criminal records. Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol […]

Private prisons jail immigrant children and mothers for large profits

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A for-profit prison has made almost $50 million from jailing children and mothers. The Corrections Corporation of America, in a contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has managed a detention center for undocumented immigrants and reaped high profits from the arrangement because of a lack of public pressure to prevent it, according to The Daily […]

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz supports the Iran agreement and her constituents are not happy

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The Iran deal is certainly a hot topic. But some voters in Florida are so passionate about it that they are calling on their Congresswoman to resign over her announced support for the deal. And she just so happens to be the DNC Chair. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz represents the 23rd district, which is around […]

Three illegal immigrants charged with murder of high school student

Henry Ernesto Dominguez Vasquez, 20, and Juan Moises Aguirre Zelaya, 18, are two of the three suspects who have been charged in the shooting of a Daniel Centeno. (Photo by Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office/Photo by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office)

Three undocumented immigrants are being charged with murdering a 17-year-old high school student in Northern Virginia. Danny Centeno-Miranda, a 17-year-old student who attended Park View High School, was shot in the back twice on his way to school. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s office charged Henry Ernesto Dominguez, 20, Juan Moises Aguirre Zelaya, 19, and another unidentified […]