‘Migrant rights’ advocate urges Vermont DMV not to investigate illegals

By   /  January 23, 2015  /  Fraud, Immigration, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Vermont’s transportation secretary says she’s doing her job, but accusations from an outspoken immigrant rights activist have the transportation chief on the defensive over her investigation of illegals.

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Driver’s licenses a magnet for immigration fraud in Vermont

By   /  January 22, 2015  /  California, Fraud, Immigration, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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As California battles a flood of immigrants seeking driver’s licenses after enactment of Assembly Bill 60, Vermont’s Department of Motor Vehicles has found issuing driver’s privileges to illegals can be a magnet for benefits fraud.

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Virginia AG: ‘Si’ to in-state tuition, mum on amnesty contest

By   /  January 7, 2015  /  Immigration, News, Virginia  /  No Comments

GOOD TO GO: Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring ruled that illegal immigrants can get in-state tuition at the commonwealth’s public colleges and universities – a benefit not granted to American citizens who come from other states.

 
By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org Virginia Bureau
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia is sitting out the legal fight over President Obama’s controversial amnesty order, even though illegal immigration costs Virginians more than $1.8 billion a year.
Indeed, while 25 other state attorneys general are suing the administration to block the path to citizenship for some 5 million illegals in […]

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Immigration group urges Congress to join states in amnesty fight

By   /  January 6, 2015  /  Congress, Immigration, News, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia  /  No Comments

ON THE FIRING LINE: As states sue the federal government, House Speaker John Boehner is feeling heat from rank and file Republicans over funding of President Obama’s executive amnesty order.

As 25 states sue the Obama administration over the president’s controversial executive amnesty order, an immigration group is urging Congress to join the fight on behalf of taxpayers and the Constitution.

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Illegal immigrants are going home in record numbers

By   /  December 5, 2014  /  Immigration, National, News  /  No Comments

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While opponents to President Obama’s Nov. 20 executive action are decrying the plan’s legal consequence and calling attention to the scourge of illegal immigrants in the country, the numbers are saying the problem is actually not as severe as in years past.

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Walker, Van Hollen join lawsuit against Obama immigration order

By   /  December 3, 2014  /  Abuse of power, Immigration, National, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

ARTICLE II: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has joined governors from 17 states in suing the Obama administration. The lawsuit aims to block implementation of President Obama's executive order on immigration. Walker says the president hasn't taken care that 'the Laws be faithfully executed.'

Saying President Obama has violated his constitutional duty and has exceeded his administrative power, Gov. Scott Walker joined governors and attorneys general in 17 states Wednesday in a lawsuit seeking to block Obama’s executive order on immigration.

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