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HHS warns of scam against relatives of unaccompanied immigrant children
Scammers have somehow been able to locate U.S. relatives of immigrant children being held at primarily at two facilities, Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio and Fort Sill in Oklahoma.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Air Force Times
Lackland airman ambushes homeless man with makeover
James Green has a special commitment to San Antonio's homeless. He wants them to know they matter and he wants the displaced to know he cares.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Taxpayer-Funded Illegal Immigrant Child Services...
This is an UPDATE on a previous BCFS article exposing the ACORN-like laundering of funds filtered through the organization via the Obama administration.
FBI: No arrests yet in scam targeting migrant kids
The FBI is trying to determine how many people have been victimized by the scheme, in which con artists use private information about the children to contact their family members and demand payment for bogus processing and travel expenses needed to reunite the kids with their relatives.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Migrant children: All 50 states are housing them, but not to the same degree
A dormitory used to house children who illegally crossed the border from Central and South America without adults is seen in a picture released by the Administration for Children and Families and the Department of Health and Human Services taken at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, June 2, 2014.
Pine Hill Family Celebrates Soldier's Homecoming This Weekend
Stephen Gentile returns home from a six-month deployment in the Middle East as part of "Operation Enduring Freedom" this weekend.
Cybercast News Service
Tails of Heroism: Military Dogs Take to Capitol Hill
Decorated veterans, both human and canine, went to Congress yesterday to advocate for the reunification of military dogs and their handlers.
The Daily Caller
Group Given Nearly $300 Million To House Child Immigrants; Improperly Disclosed Lobbying
A Texas-based organization that has been awarded hundreds of millions of dollars in federal contracts by the Obama administration to house illegal immigrant children not only lobbied the federal government, but also failed to properly disclose the activity.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Montgomery Air Force base could house immigrant children
FEMA notified Gov. Robert Bentley's office late Wednesday afternoon the base is under consideration, communications director Jennifer Ardis said Thursday.
Los Angeles Times
FBI investigating scam targeting immigrant children's families
Children at the White House earlier this month protest President Obama's response to the immigration crisis.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
DOD to provide space for 5,000 more migrant children until next year
The U.S. military will provide housing space for up to an additional 5,000 unaccompanied Central American children who have illegally come across the border, Pentagon spokesman Col.
US News & World Report
Fix 2008 Immigration Reform Law to Help Unaccompanied Migrant Children
Over the past two months, I have toured the Border Patrol facility in McAllen, Texas, and the Department of Health and Human Services facility at Lackland Air Force Base where immigrant children without legal status are being processed.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Vermont looks for housing for child refugees from Central America
Gov. Peter Shumlin has asked the mayor of Burlington to identify facilities in Vermont that could temporarily house immigrant children from Central America.
Treating PTSD in Military Dogs
WOAI in San Antonio has a piece on post-traumatic stress disorder in military dogs, highlighting the work of Walter Burghardt, a veterinarian and researcher at Lackland Air Force Base in the Texas city.
Kaufman County: No Illegal Immigrant Children Here
Kaufman County Commissioners approved a resolution on Monday telling the federal government that they don't want to house any illegal immigrants in their communities.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Texas Group Finds Most Unaccompanied Children Could Qualify for Relief
More than half of the unaccompanied Central American children who are in U.S. custody after crossing the U.S. border could be found eligible for relief by a U.S. immigration judge, according to an assessment by Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services .
WaPo: White House was warned two years ago of growing border crisis...
In case you missed it this weekend, make amends now . We already knew that the White House was warned years ago about a surge of illegal immigrant children at the border: It was Rick Perry, in fact, who warned them .
Fleeing children pose no health threat to U.S.
Re: Alvy McDaniel, "Illegal immigrants can pose a health threat to U.S.," July 16, 6A In a letter published July 16, Alvy McDaniel maintains that the unaccompanied minors crossing our southern border carry a host of diseases including smallpox and "possibly Ebola."
Obama ignored warnings of illegal child crossings on the border for 2 years: report
U.S. border patrol agents spent the last two years issuing warnings to the Obama administration about an uptick in the number of illegal minor-aged immigrants crossers, a new report from the University of Team at El Paso found.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Fox's Jeanine Pirro: Obama Purposely Using Immigration Crisis to 'Change the Demographics'
President Barack Obama has intentionally allowed the border crisis to get this far as a way to shift demographics in favor of the Democrats.