Despite governor’s pledge, Mississippi isn’t big destination for refugees

By   /  November 19, 2015  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Mississippi, News  /  No Comments

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Gov. Phil Bryant doesn’t want Syrian refugees in the state, but data from the U.S. State Department shows that few refugees are settled in Mississippi.

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Clinton touts immigrants; GOP targets ‘sanctuary cities’

By   /  October 16, 2015  /  National, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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In the face of growing anger over “sanctuary cities,” Hillary Clinton further blurred the line between legal and illegal immigration, calling for a wider path to U.S. citizenship.

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El Paso GOP to defy ban on Constitution giveaway

By   /  August 28, 2015  /  Immigration, News, Texas  /  No Comments

A detail of the preamble of the Constitution of the United States of America.

The El Paso Republican Party has been told to stop handing out copies of the Constitution and Declaration of Independence outside of naturalization ceremonies at the city’s Civic Center.
However, the local party chairman, Adolpho Telles, said Thursday that the group was planning to defy that order and continue distributing the materials this morning.

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Assessing Rhode Island’s ‘sanctuary state’ status left to suspicion, anecdotes

By   /  July 21, 2015  /  Watchdog Arena  /  No Comments

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As one of only two states dedicated as a “sanctuary state,” Rhode Island’s lack of data leaves only anecdotes and inklings for any kind of analysis.

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Obama Admin gives MI faith-based charity $2.2M to house unaccompanied alien children

By   /  May 7, 2015  /  Immigration, Michigan, Watchdog Arena  /  No Comments

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is giving a grant for $2,159,106 to a religious Michigan charity to house unaccompanied alien children.

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Conservatives push guest worker program to halt illegal immigration

By   /  April 2, 2015  /  Immigration, National, News  /  No Comments


An easy way to fix the convoluted immigration system in the United States entails making it easier for foreigners to be hired, without a lot of red tape in their way.

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