Category Archives: Border Security

A Glaring Omission In the Plan For Immigration Reform

First, let’s get the jargon out of the way; immigrants who are living and working here illegally are referred to as “illegals”, undocumented workers”, “out of status”, and “undocumented migrants” to name a few. When immigration hearings began earlier this year, Rep. – Read the full article

Mr. Obama, Tear Down the Private Profit Prisons

“…men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.” –Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America In 2007, a teenager in a depressed county of Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently bereft of its industrial and coal mining jobs, was sentenced to 3 months in juvenile detention.  – Read the full article

Conservatives Unhinged

You know folks, after all is said and done, this election really comes down to one basic question: Do we want to give government control to a party of lunatics? Politico reports: “When GOP congressional aides gather Tuesday morning for a meeting of the Conservative Working Group, Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher – more commonly known as Joe the Plumber — will be their featured guest. – Read the full article

Romney’s Statement On Immigration Policy: “I Got Nothin”

We Americans are so demanding, so impatient, so unreasonable; badgering and beating up on poor Mitt Romney and his surrogates. Who said when a Romney campaign representative goes out on a national news show and gets asked about something like, oh I don’t know, say a huge Supreme Court decision on immigration, that we are entitled to an answer? – Read the full article

Border Patrol Militia Law Held-Up by Arizona’s GOP House Speaker

Well, this is a surprise. Many of you may not have known this, but the wacky state of Arizona was about to pass SB1083, the Arizona Special Missions Unit bill. The bill would provide $1.4 million a year to fund an armed, volunteer militia to help guard the border against illegal immigrants (and, apparently, have authority to shoot them). – Read the full article