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Nov 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS LATINO: U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez, the vocal proponent in Congress for a change in policy that would give undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as minors a chance to legalize their status, has cut off ties with two groups that have coordinated provocative protests in recent months. Gutierrez, a ...

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Nov 4, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Big Government: Fast food chains and other big restaurant lobbyists are turning their attention to efforts to try to grant amnesty to the 11 million illegal aliens in the country, Breitbart News has learned. In a public statement released post-government shutdown on Oct. 23, the Essential Worker Immigration Coalition (EWIC) wrote that it thinks ...

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Nov 1, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NBC Latino: Latino groups are intensifying get-out-the-vote efforts in the Virginia governor’s race against a national backdrop of a congressional struggle over immigration reform. The groups said Thursday immigration reform is a critical issue on which candidates will be measured by Latino voters in the race. As the groups work to have a strong showing ...

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Oct 30, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON FREE BEACON: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has approved over 80 percent of young illegal immigrants who have applied for its Deferred Action program, an administrative version of the DREAM Act. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said they have granted legal status to 474,000 of the 580,000 illegal aliens who have ...

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Oct 29, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Breitbart: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) gave the clearest indication that proponents of comprehensive immigration reform may make their final--and strongest--push to get legislation passed next year after House Republicans make it through their primaries. “I think conventional wisdom is that time is not on our side,” McCain told reporters on Monday after an ...

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Oct 29, 2013 Comments Off Darby Crash

Excerpted from NY1: A rally to push immigration reform shut down traffic in Manhattan Tuesday and ended in the arrest of 10 protesters for disorderly conduct. The New York Immigration Coalition organized the event as a way to draw attention to legislation currently stalled in the House of Representatives. Several of the protesters demanded a reform ...

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Oct 29, 2013 Comments Off Jack Flash

Excerpted from Fox News Latino: The easing by the Cuban government of restrictions on traveling abroad has led to a rise in the number of Cubans who try to enter the United States through the Mexican border, the Miami Herald reports. Undocumented Cubans stopped at the U.S.-Mexican border totaled 2,300 from January through August, more than ...

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Oct 29, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Briefing Room: Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) on Tuesday became the second House Republican to endorse immigration reform legislation from Democrats. "It's important to keep the conversation going in trying to fix the broken immigration system. I favor any approach that will help us move the negotiations forward,” the congresswoman said in a statement ...

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Oct 28, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Briefing Room: Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) will meet with President Obama at the White House on Tuesday to discuss immigration reform. Diaz-Balart is a key House Republican on the issue, and earlier this year had been working with lawmakers from both parties on a comprehensive House bill. The bipartisan group has disbanded, but Diaz Balart ...

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Oct 28, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: Calling it a “pivotal moment,” a band of Latino donors has launched a $20 million campaign to unseat those in the House who stand against President Obama’s immigration proposals and oppose Democratic Party reform bills. The Latino Victory Project is a new political committee — akin to the Gay & Lesbian Victory ...

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Oct 28, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Weekly Standard: Beginning with a speech last Thursday, President Obama is seeking to rejuvenate his administration's push to alter immigration laws and perhaps draw some attention away from the Obamacare launch debacle that has been dominating the headlines for much of October. The day following that speech, a new topic appeared on the ...

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Oct 26, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

PEORIA, Ariz.-- Immigration activists are spending 24 hours outside the front gates of Arizona Congressman Trent Franks’ home. A couple dozen showed up Friday night, and say they’ll stay through the night and day Saturday, holding continuous prayer vigils. The group is hoping to appeal to Franks’ deep religious convictions. They say they want to make the ...

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Oct 26, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Oct 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

So, when I sit down and talk to people, I clear the table, so I can see Paul Ryan not as budget chairman, not as somebody whose budget I have voted and will always vote against, but as a friend and an ally to free 11 million people. So, I create new friendships and new ...

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Oct 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Briefing Room: President Obama "has the responsibility" to stop deportations of illegal immigrants if Congress proves unable to pass a comprehensive immigration bill, Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) argued in an interview published Friday. "There are devastating effects if the Congress of the United States cannot enact comprehensive immigration reform – then the president of ...

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Oct 23, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT: A spokesman for House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) confirmed to Breitbart News on Wednesday that the chairman is currently drafting legislation that would grant legal status to at least some of America’s 11 million illegal immigrants. “Congressman Issa is currently working on a proposal that ...

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Oct 23, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Examiner: On October 14, Johnston County sheriff’s deputies arrested Abelardo Gordillo Rodriguez, 53, after he reportedly sexually assaulted a 23-month-old child in Smithfield. Rodriguez lives in the same home as the victim. The baby was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Rodriguez was charged with indecent liberties with a child and is currently being held ...

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Oct 22, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Big Government: Immigration activist groups have declared they will launch a "week of escalation" this week to pressure lawmakers in Congress with acts of civil disobedience to pass comprehensive immigration reform this year. According to Politico, pro-immigration reform groups will target House Republican leaders and over 20 Republicans they think are vulnerable on the ...

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Oct 19, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Mountain Xpress: More than 24,000 Mexicans live in Western North Carolina, according to the Consulate General of Mexico's Raleigh, N.C., office. Nearly 9,000 of them live in Buncombe County, and about 8,500 in Henderson County. For the past three years, the Consulate has brought its office to Asheville so that these legal ...

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Oct 19, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Dozens of protesters surrounded a bus believed to be filled with immigrants slated for deportation at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office in San Francisco, a protest organizer said Thursday. The protesters included dozens of undocumented immigrants and immigrants’ rights advocates who rallied for the expansion of a national movement ...

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Oct 19, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT: The George Soros-funded National Immigration Forum (NIF) is organizing a “fly-in” of what it calls conservatives from across the country aimed at lobbying House Republicans for an amnesty bill. According to USA Today’s immigration beat writer Alan Gomez, NIF is planning to organize the fly in with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, ...

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Oct 17, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS LATINO: The frustration, say immigration advocates, is reaching a fever pitch. That is why, many say, recent weeks have seen activists use chains and pipes to tie themselves to the tires of buses that carry immigrants slated for deportation to court, block traffic on Capitol Hill and get arrested, surround Tucson police ...

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Oct 17, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE DAILY CALLER: The next potential government shutdown is a little over 12 weeks away and President Obama using the time to push for passage of the stalled immigration reform bill, plus approval of higher taxes and higher spending. If the GOP doesn’t agree to his tax and spending plans in the next 90 ...

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Oct 16, 2013 Comments Off Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: The head of the union representing Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents slammed President Barack Obama for saying he will push immigration reform once the fiscal crisis is solved. “The president is in no position to demand Congress pass immigration reform,” Chris Crane, president of the National ICE Council said in a ...

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Oct 15, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: Immigrant-rights activists say New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie reversed himself Saturday and endorsed giving illegal immigrants in-state college tuition rates, and said he will try to get the issue through his legislature in a lame-duck session. Mr. Christie, who is up for re-election in November, is also seen as eyeing a bid ...

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