Read Ronald Reagan’s executive order on immigration the GOP won’t talk about

Raw Story The following statement was made by then-President Ronald Reagan on July 30, 1981: Our nation is a nation of immigrants. More than any other country, our strength comes from our own immigrant heritage and our capacity to welcome those from other lands. No free and prosperous nation can by itself accommodate all those… More Read Ronald Reagan’s executive order on immigration the GOP won’t talk about

Ben Carson Will Crack Down On Non-Citizens Committing Voter Fraud By Revoking Their Citizenship

May I suggest that you keep your day job, sir? Right Wing Watch As he prepares his bid for president, WorldNetDaily columnist Ben Carson unveiledtoday his “common-sense prescriptions” and “bipartisan solutions” for U.S. immigration policy, calling for the creation of a guest-worker program and insisting that undocumented immigrants in the country leave before they can… More Ben Carson Will Crack Down On Non-Citizens Committing Voter Fraud By Revoking Their Citizenship

Judge Orders Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Undergo Training To Stop Racial Profiling

I won’t hold my breath waiting for that to happen… The Huffington Post A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday ordered a controversial Arizona sheriff to undergo the same training as his deputies to prevent racial profiling and unlawful detention in the wake of the lawman’s recent comments. U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow criticized sheriff… More Judge Orders Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Undergo Training To Stop Racial Profiling

10 things you need to know today: June 21, 2014

The Week The Obama administration addresses illegal immigration, an Egyptian court sentences more than 180 to death, and more 1. Obama administration announces new measures to counteract illegal immigration The United States will not tolerate a surge of women and children crossing the Mexico border into Texas, administration officials said on Friday as they announced new… More 10 things you need to know today: June 21, 2014

10 things you need to know today: April 7, 2014

The Week Jeb Bush stands up for undocumented immigrants, pro-Russia protesters get tough in Ukraine, and more 1. Jeb Bush calls illegal immigration an “act of love” Jeb Bush signaled Sunday that he would break from GOP hardliners’ “harsh political rhetoric” on issues such as education and immigration if he ran for president in 2016.… More 10 things you need to know today: April 7, 2014

93-Year-Old Tennessee Woman Who Cleaned State Capitol For 30 Years Denied Voter ID

Voter suppression is alive and well in 2012. I’m happy to know that the Department of Justice is looking into the South Carolina voter suppression issue, but I honestly believe all the states that implemented those laws should be investigated as well. Think Progress A 93-year-old Tennessee woman who cleaned the state Capitol for 30 years, including the… More 93-Year-Old Tennessee Woman Who Cleaned State Capitol For 30 Years Denied Voter ID

The Nasty Mr. Santorum

Mario Piperni Here’s Mr. Family Values guy talking about what he’d do with illegal immigrants and their families. “You can’t be here for 20 years and commit only one illegal act … because everything you’re doing while you’re here is against the law …” Santorum said. “I understand Congressman Gingrich saying, ‘Well, you know, people have been… More The Nasty Mr. Santorum

KS GOP State Rep. Compares Undocumented Immigrants To Pigs, Suggests Shooting Them From Helicopters

Now this guy is seriously exhibiting “the crazy”… Think Progress During a Kansas state House Appropriations Committee hearing on state spending for controlling feral swine, GOP state Rep. Virgil Peck suggested that hunters could shoot undocumented immigrants like they do with pigs in order to control illegal immigration: A legislator said Monday it might be a… More KS GOP State Rep. Compares Undocumented Immigrants To Pigs, Suggests Shooting Them From Helicopters

Republicans block youth immigration bill

I would agree that is an important bill for “undocumented” youth, who are in this country through no fault of their own, I hope that it will be picked up in the 112th Congress and finally passed.  Yahoo News Senate Republicans on Saturday doomed an effort that would have given hundreds of thousands of young illegal immigrants… More Republicans block youth immigration bill

Fiorina Called For Imprisoning ‘Employers Who Knowingly Hired Illegal Immigrants’ — Including Meg Whitman?

Think Progress This week, California Republican gubernatorial nominee Meg Whitman had a “gran problema” arise from her past when her former housekeeper revealed that Whitman had employed her for several years, despite knowing she was undocumented. Whitman flatly denied the charge, saying she stopped employing Nicky Diaz Santillan as soon as she learned of her immigration… More Fiorina Called For Imprisoning ‘Employers Who Knowingly Hired Illegal Immigrants’ — Including Meg Whitman?