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1 hr ago | WLS-AM Chicago

Illinois Lawmaker Calls on Feds To Allow Undocumented Immigrants Into Military

Illinois Rep. Bill Foster is introducing a resolution urging the Secretary of Defense to allow undocumented immigrants to serve in the U.S. military.


Related Topix: Representative Bill Foster, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform

6 hrs ago | 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.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Conservative Political News

10 hrs ago | Reuters

White House aide says Republicans might try for Obama impeachment

A top White House adviser said on Friday Republicans might try to impeach President Barack Obama over his go-it-alone immigration strategy, as Obama prepared to talk about the U.S. border crisis with Central American presidents.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

11 hrs ago | Fox News

GOP lawmakers fight plan to bring more illegal immigrant kids to...

Republican lawmakers are challenging the Obama administration over a newly announced plan to expand the use of U.S. military bases to house illegal immigrant children, warning that it will put a strain on troops and threaten military readiness.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Mike Rogers, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby

13 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

Mississippi gets 179 children from border surge

Mississippi has received fewer than 200 of the unaccompanied immigrant children who crossed the U.S. border and were released to sponsors so far this year, but the war of words over such children continues within the state.


Related Topix: Mississippi, Mississippi Government, Immigration Reform, January, US News

16 hrs ago | VDARE

How Other Nations Deal with Floods of Illegal Aliens

Fox News provides a brief overview of how other western nations deal with a deluge of illegal aliens.


Related Topix: US News, Immigration Reform

20 hrs ago | Ananova

Illegal Immigrants Caught Trying To Leave UK

A group of illegal immigrants have been caught trying to leave the UK and smuggle themselves into France by hiding in a lorry on a cross-channel ferry.


Related Topix: US News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Arrest Warrant Issued for Possible Illegal Alien with Drug-Resistant Strain of Tuberculosis

Prosecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment.

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Free Republic

Illegal Immigrant Children Fail to Show at Immigration Hearings

Judge Michael Baird of the federal Dallas Immigration Court said on July 22 that 18 of the children whose cases he was scheduled to hear on that day didn't show up for court.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison

CBS Local

Collin County Commissioner Warns of "Illegal Immigrant Tsunami"

Collin County Commissioner Mark Reid is warning of an "illegal immigrant tsunami" if "illegal immigrant children" are housed there.

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Related Topix: US News, Collin County, TX

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Maxwell Air Force Base could house illegal immigrants

'Kim Jong-un' shows some fancy footwork in a viral YouTube video. North Korean officials were not amused.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Gunter Air Force Base, Immigration Reform, US News, North Korea, World News, Asia


Op-ed: With Immigration, Their Fight Is Our Fight

The immigration issue has percolated a long time now. For years, reformers attempted to pass comprehensive legislation in Congress only to get opposition from extreme, xenophobic forces within the Republican Party.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, George Bush, US News, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Opinion

WTMA-AM North Charleston

House Republicans Announce Recommendations to Address Border Crisis

House Republicans unveiled a plan Wednesday to address the southern border crisis, recommending that the National Guard assist in humanitarian care of the influx of minors entering the country.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

Washington Times

House moves to halt illegal immigration by deploying U.S. forces to Central America

A House Republican task force Wednesday unveiled a $1.5 billion plan to ease the border crisis, including deploying the National Guard to help achieve "operational control" of the border and launching law enforcement operations in Central America and Mexico to stop illegal immigrants before they reach the U.S. Under the plan, the U.S. steps to ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, John Boehner

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Immigration Reform Is Actually Happening - Just Not On Capitol Hill

Though comprehensive immigration reform has sputtered and stalled in Congress, many Democrats and activists have turned their attention away from the federal government and started focusing their efforts on the local level.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

El Paso Times

89 detained undocumented immigrants test positive for tuberculosis

ARTESIA >> A total of 89 undocumented immigrants detained at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center have tested positive on the tuberculosis, or TB, skin test, but no individual has actually contracted the disease according to J.R. Doporto, a Carlsbad city councilor.


Related Topix: US News, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago.


Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Central America, Drugs, Immigration Reform, US News

Air Force Times

Guardsmen will not patrol border to catch illegal immigrants

A Fort Bliss soldiers is seen observing along the border in 2012, as part of 'Operation Nimbus II,' where active-duty soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Bliss provided air and ground reconnaissance and surveillance support to the Border Patrol.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Military, US Army, Fort Bliss, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, US National Guard

Lowell Sun

Council seeks cost of teaching immigrants

In the midst of debate about Gov. Deval Patrick's decision to agree to shelter undocumented immigrant children in the state, the Lowell City Council voted Tuesday to seek a report about the costs for the Lowell Public Schools to educate students who arrive from other countries.

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Lowell Sun

By Peter Lucas: Gov fails Holocaust history

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, flanked by religious leaders including Roman Catholic Cardinal Sean O'Malley, right, listens to a question at a news conference at the Statehouse on Friday in Boston, where he proposed two possible locations in Massachusetts to temporarily shelter unaccompanied children crossing the nation's southern border.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News, Immigration Reform