ㅤ"’They will not be able to disappear into the United States,’ Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen said on Thursday in remarks before the House Judiciary Committee. ‘They will have to wait for approval. If they are granted asylum by a U.S. judge, they will be welcomed into America. If they are not, they will be removed to their home countries.’"
ㅤFull story at The Washington Times. Posted here on 12/10/18. See "immigrants, immigration."
ㅤ"President Donald Trump said former Attorney General William Barr was his ‘first choice since day one’ to replace Jeff Sessions as his new attorney general, both men favoring pro-enforcement policies regarding immigration."
ㅤFull story at Breitbart. Posted here on 12/7/18. See "william barr, attorney general, immigration."
ㅤô¿ô …I kind of agree with May’s strategy. This article lists the many countries that are taking a hard line against immigration. It makes sense to get a Brexit deal done then wait and see what happens with these other countries. Britain can always pull out of the migration pact if necessary.
ㅤFull story at Breitbart. Posted here on 11/25/18. See "migration, immigration, uk."
ㅤ"President Donald Trump will announce Tuesday how he will use his extraordinary powers over legal immigration to block the caravan and other asylum-seeking economic migrants, according to the Washington Post…"
ㅤFull story at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/27/18. See "caravan, immigration, migrants, conservative."
ㅤFull story at A Heapin’ Plate of Conservative Politics & Religion. Posted here on 10/27/18. See “immigration”.
ㅤ"Powell explained, ‘It’s under 8 United States Code Section 1182 F. It derives from the very clear language of the statute that says he can make a finding that it is in the national interest — it doesn’t even say national security; it just says in the national interest — to halt all immigration for any aliens, and that means any and all.’"
ㅤFull story at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/24/18. See "caravan, immigration, president."
ㅤ”The chief Border Patrol official responsible for securing the busiest sector for illegal crossings says Congress must act to close loopholes that criminals are exploiting to bring families and unaccompanied minors into South Texas…”
ㅤFull story and video at Breitbart. Posted here on 10/14/18. See “border patrol, texas, unaccompanied minors, immigration.”
ㅤ"House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Friday a new get-tough immigration bill that would build the rest of President Trump’s border wall, punish sanctuary cities and stiffen penalties on repeat-illegal immigrants."
ㅤFull story at The Washington Times. Posted here on 10/12/18. See "immigration."
ㅤ"At present, all EU nationals can live and work in Britain under the bloc’s free-movement rules, but that will change after the U.K. leaves next year.
ㅤAnnouncing Britain’s biggest immigration changes in a generation, Prime Minister Theresa May said that the new system ‘ends freedom of movement once and for all’ – a key government promise on Brexit.
ㅤ’For the first time in decades, it will be this country that controls and chooses who we want to come here,’ May said."
ㅤô¿ô …Right on. Welcome Britain. To hell with Germany and France.
ㅤFull story at The Washington Times. Posted on 10/2/18. See "immigration, brexit."
ㅤ"In the June 24-25 online survey of 1,448 registered voters, Harvard-Harris asked, ‘’Do you think that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers, known as ICE, should be disbanded or not?’
ㅤAccording to the poll, 69% of the respondents said ICE should not be disbanded; 31% said the immigration enforcement arm should be disbanded.
ㅤThe poll also asked, ‘Do you think we need stricter or looser enforcement of our immigration laws?’
ㅤTo this question, 70% of the people answered that the United States should have ‘stricter’ enforcement of its immigration laws; 30% said ‘looser’ enforcement.’"
ㅤô¿ô …Once again Democrats will show us how to lose elections.ㅤ
Full story at CNS News, image from msecnd(.net) – 7/2/18. See "immigration, deportation, ice."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"The Fox Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo is set to interview President Trump for Fox News’s ‘Sunday Morning Futures’ this weekend at 10:00 a.m.
ㅤThe network announced Friday that Bartiromo and Trump will ‘discuss the current state of the United States economy, global trade sanctions, immigration, and more.’"ㅤ
Full story at The Hill, image from marfeel(.com) – 6/29/18. See "sanctions, immigration, economy, gdp, gross domestic product."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"The meeting will happen days before the House is expected to vote on a pair of bills addressing immigration, including a compromise bill between conservatives and centrists."ㅤ
Full story at The Hill, image from wordpress(.com) – 6/16/18. See "immigrants, immigration."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"The Trump administration moved Friday to officially revoke an Obama-era program designed to entice foreign entrepreneurs to move to the U.S. to invest their cash in businesses here, saying the previous administration overstepped its powers.
ㅤThe revocation, if it becomes final, would be yet another blow to President Obama’s attempts to rewrite the immigration system by executive fiat — a policy that also included the DACA deportation amnesty for illegal immigrant ‘Dreamers,’ a broader prohibition on deportations of most illegal immigrants, and new programs to allow more people to enter legally.
ㅤThe International Entrepreneur program fell into that latter category, with Mr. Obama intending it to be another way for foreign businessmen to skip the usual immigration process and gain a foothold in the U.S."ㅤ
Full story at The Washington Times, image from allenbwest(.com) – 5/25/18. See "obama-era, immigrants, immigration, immigration reform, mass migration, migrants."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ"Moderate House Republicans are pushing a deal that could lead to citizenship for young ‘Dreamer’ immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally. But the President told ‘Fox & Friends’ in an interview that aired Thursday that unless a bill ‘includes a wall, and I mean a wall, a real wall, and unless it includes very strong border security, there’ll be no approvals from me.’"ㅤ
Full story at The Washington Times, image from brightspotcdn(.com) – 5/24/18. See "immigrants, immigration, immigration reform, mass migration, migrants."ㅤHomeㅤ
ㅤ”‘The key part of any Republican or conservative group right now is to support the conservative policies of the President and to make it clear they are going to fight the liberal Democrats who want to take him out and eliminate it,’ said Mr. McIntosh.”ㅤ
Full story at The Washington Times, image from brightspotcdn(.com) – 5/13/18. See “david mcintosh, club for growth, trump, tariffs, immigration.”ㅤHomeㅤ
STEVE KING KEEPS DONALD TRUMP FROM LINKING NAFTA, ILLEGAL IMMIGRATIONㅤ
Pictured: Rep. Steve King, Iowa Republican
ㅤô¿ô …King authored legislation in 2015 that prevents the President from sweetening a trade deal with Mexico by INCREASING the limit on visas. Cudos to Congressman King.
Full story…at The Washington Times, image from marfeel(.com) – 4/15/18.
Tags: steve king, nafta, immigration, trade. 𑗉
ㅤ”President Trump said Sunday that Republicans must change Senate laws in order to pass tougher border and immigration legislation. In a position shift, he also said the GOP should no longer make a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program deal with Democrats.”
Full story at The Hill, image from newsinc(.com) – 4/1/18.
Tags: immigrants, immigration, immigration reform, mass migration, migrants, daca, nuclear option. 𑗉
ㅤ”The State Department will publish new rules this week that would require most visitors and immigrants to the U.S. to turn over their recent social media histories, carrying out one of President Trump’s key security enhancements from his extreme vetting executive order.
ㅤTravelers would also be asked to list previous phone numbers, email addresses and international travel during the previous five years, and to detail any immigration problems they’ve had, whether with the U.S. or elsewhere. They’ll also be asked about potential family connections to terrorism.
ㅤAnd in a striking human rights move, would-be immigrants from countries where female genital mutilation is prevalent would be directed to a website ensuring they’re aware the practice — common in some African countries — is illegal in the U.S.”
Full story at The Washington Times, image from marfeel(.com) – 3/29/18.
Tags: immigrants, immigration, immigration reform, mass migration, migrants, extreme vetting. 𑗉
ORANGE COUNTY SUPERVISOR GOES FOR THE THROAT OF SANCTUARY CITIES: THEY’RE ‘UNCONSTITUTIONAL’ (VIDEO)ㅤ
Pictured: Shawn Nelson
ㅤ”Orange County supervisor Shawn Nelson slammed California’s immigration policies as ‘unconstitutional’ Tuesday on ‘Fox & Friends,’ saying the county is planning on suing to have them overturned.
ㅤ’The other action hopefully will be when we go into closed session to choose to join litigation brought by the Department of Justice to basically enjoin the state from, you know, holding our law enforcement officials to these laws,’ Nelson said.”
Full story at The Daily Caller, image from voiceofoc(.org) – 3/27/18.
Tags: shawn nelson, immigration, sanctuary state, california. 𑗉
ㅤ”President Donald Trump is hosting a roundtable at the White House Tuesday for federal officials, members of Congress and state attorneys general to ramp up pressure on cities that don’t comply with federal immigration laws.”