Scott Walker Says He Accidentally Took A Position On Birthright Citizenship Because He Was Tired

He may be backed by the Koch brothers as the “strongest” candidate for their purpose but Scott Walker is not the brightest bulb in the GOP presidential candidate pool. THINK PROGRESS Scott Walker was tired from “hours” of interviews when he said that fellow contender Donald Trump’s plan to end birthright citizenship was “very similar”… More Scott Walker Says He Accidentally Took A Position On Birthright Citizenship Because He Was Tired

Marco Rubio Makes Himself Unelectable By Launching A Classless Attack On President Obama

POLITICUS USA Marco Rubio went on Fox News and embarrassed himself while trying to attack President Obama. Video: Sen. Rubio was talking about Donald Trump on Fox and Friends, but he couldn’t resist attacking President Obama. Rubio said: Here’s what’s so important to me. The presidency of the United States is not just the top… More Marco Rubio Makes Himself Unelectable By Launching A Classless Attack On President Obama

Phyllis Schlafly: Today’s Immigrants Are ‘Not The Same Sort’ As Europeans ‘Who Contributed So Much’

RIGHT WING WATCH In a radio commentary earlier this month, Eagle Forum founder Phyllis Schlafly acknowledged that it’s “quite true that America was built by hard-working people from all over the world,” but cautioned that today’s immigrants from Latin America are “not the same sort” as the wave of mostly European immigrants who came to… More Phyllis Schlafly: Today’s Immigrants Are ‘Not The Same Sort’ As Europeans ‘Who Contributed So Much’

Sorry Conservatives– Appeals Court Sides With Obama On First Immigration Order

Addicting Info A three-judge panel in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that neither Mississippi, nor immigration officials, could show how the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program harmed them. That means they have no standing to even bring the case, and the ruling strikes a blow to conservatives hoping that the courts… More Sorry Conservatives– Appeals Court Sides With Obama On First Immigration Order

The Department of Homeland Security is a total disaster. It’s time to abolish it.

Vox If Congress doesn’t act before February 27, the Department of Homeland Security is going to run out of money and go into a partial shutdown. (Eighty-five percent of employees would still be working, but they wouldn’t be getting paid.) Congress doesn’t appear to have a plan for action; as of last week, before it… More The Department of Homeland Security is a total disaster. It’s time to abolish it.

Congressmen Blasting Obama For Special Immigration Exceptions Have Made Special Immigration Exceptions

Tom Cotton (R-AR) | CREDIT: AP PHOTO/DANNY JOHNSTON Think Progress On Tuesday, the Republican-controlled House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearingwith the less-than-impartial title, “President Obama’s Executive Overreach on Immigration.” But many of the same members of Congress who are decrying the president’s unilateral decision to halt the deportations of some undocumented immigrants are using… More Congressmen Blasting Obama For Special Immigration Exceptions Have Made Special Immigration Exceptions

Fox hosts outraged that Texas 911 operators are ‘forced’ to help dying non-English speakers

  Steve Doocy’s hatred of the “other” is clearly demonstrated in his facial expression here.  The problem with the above picture is that the expression appears to be permanent, not unlike an old episode of The Twilight Zone entitled: The Masks. The Raw Story The hosts of Fox & Friends on Wednesday were shocked to learn that… More Fox hosts outraged that Texas 911 operators are ‘forced’ to help dying non-English speakers

Immigration, charity, and conservatives’ unholy assault on Glenn Beck

The Week When Glenn Beck announced he would deliver food and toys to immigrant children, the attacks were blistering — and profoundly unchristian For a movement that wants to eliminate welfare on the grounds it crowds out charity, the rightmost edge of conservatism has been remarkably uncharitable throughout the current immigration crisis. It is almost like… More Immigration, charity, and conservatives’ unholy assault on Glenn Beck

A View From The Border: Signs From A Surprising Rally In Texas

Think Progress MCALLEN, TX — At least 60 advocates braved sauna-like conditions near the Texas border on Saturday to rally across the street from the McAllen Borer Patrol Station, showing their support for the influx of unaccompanied Latin American children being apprehended there. About 57,000 children, mostly from Central America, have been detained this fiscal year by Border… More A View From The Border: Signs From A Surprising Rally In Texas