Obama program puts noncitizens on voter rolls

By   /  October 22, 2014  /  Elections, Federal Government, Immigration, National, News, North Carolina  /  No Comments

PROTEST TODAY, VOTE TOMORROW: Illegal immigrants are using the federal Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program to register to vote in North Carolina.

With early voting starting Thursday, North Carolina’s election board found 154 ineligible voters on its poll lists — and officials are examining thousands more questionable registrations.

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Obama seeks 34 million blank green cards, work permits

By   /  October 21, 2014  /  Congress, Immigration, National, News  /  No Comments

BULK BUYER: President Obama's Citizenship and Immigrations Services wants 34 million blank work permits and green cards in preparation for a planned amnesty announcement following the November elections.

The Obama administration wants 34 million blank work permits and green cards as the White House prepares to issue an executive order on amnesty after the November election.

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The Cubans are coming, again

By   /  October 16, 2014  /  Florida, Immigration, News  /  No Comments

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Cuban exiles once again are making haste for the shore of the United States. Why do they risk their lives to come to the here?

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Linda Chavez makes small-government argument for immigration reform

By   /  October 16, 2014  /  Immigration, National, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog  /  No Comments

Photo by Rob Nikolewski/NM Watchdog

Former Reagan administration executive Linda Chavez argues in favor of immigration reform from a small-government perspective. But she’s getting pushback from opponents on the right.

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Texas to build new immigration detention center

By   /  September 26, 2014  /  Immigration, National, Texas, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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By Brad Matthews | WatchdogWire.com
A new immigrant detention center is opening in Dilley, Texas, in November, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials announced Monday.
The South Texas Family Residential Center will be the fourth built in Texas in recent months in response to the surge of undocumented families in the United States.
Initial capacity at the center will be [...]

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Sheriffs in the Southwest: The border is ‘spiraling out of control’

By   /  September 17, 2014  /  Arizona, California, Federal Government, Immigration, National, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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A coalition of sheriffs in the Southwest will call on Congress for tougher and better coordinated programs to address the border crisis.

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