Trump warns Mexico over guns drawn on US troops: ‘Better not happen again!’

This post was originally published on this site President Trump on Wednesday warned Mexico after their soldiers reportedly drew guns on U.S. troops at the border last week, while also calling on America’s southern neighbor to do more to halt another north-bound migrant caravan. “Mexico’s Soldiers recently pulled guns on our National Guard Soldiers, probably … Read moreTrump warns Mexico over guns drawn on US troops: ‘Better not happen again!’

Armed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

This post was originally published on this site An trailer used by members of the United Constitutional Patriots sits a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before its occupants were evicted by police. Members of the United Constitutional Patriots gained national attention … Read moreArmed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

Migrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

This post was originally published on this site TONALA, Mexico – Central American migrants traveling through southern Mexico toward the U.S. on Tuesday fearfully recalled their frantic escape from police the previous day, scuttling under barbed wire fences into pastures and then spending the night in the woods after hundreds were detained in a raid. … Read moreMigrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

Plurality of Republicans Say Immigration Hurts the United States

This post was originally published on this site A plurality of Republican voters, more than 3-in-7, say illegal and legal immigration hurt the United States and make the country a “worse place to live,” a new poll finds. The latest Fox News poll finds that about 43 percent of GOP voters said overall immigration to the … Read morePlurality of Republicans Say Immigration Hurts the United States

Migrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

This post was originally published on this site PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. now carry the added anxiety of the pursued after Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds in a surprise raid on a caravan in Mexico’s south. While their compatriots were been taken into custody Monday, hundreds … Read moreMigrants anxious after Mexican authorities raid caravan

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

This post was originally published on this site PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico – Mexican police and immigration agents have detained hundreds of Central American migrants in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through Mexico last year. Police targeted the tail end of a caravan of about 3,000 migrants who were … Read moreMexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Audio of USCIS Hire American, Buy American Listening Session

This post was originally published on this site This is the audio from the almost two hour long United States Citizenship & Immigration Services listening session. The session was chaired by the agency’s director, Francis Cissna. Early on we heard from Francis Cissna; Mary Thomas, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, DOJ; Molly Conway, … Read moreAudio of USCIS Hire American, Buy American Listening Session

Frustration grows among migrants in Mexico as support fades

This post was originally published on this site MAPASTEPEC, Mexico – Madison Mendoza, her feet aching and her face burned by the sun, wept as she said she had nothing to feed her 2-year-old son who she’d brought with her on the long trek toward the United States. Mendoza, 22, said an aunt in Honduras … Read moreFrustration grows among migrants in Mexico as support fades

Trump Should Shut Down the Southern Border

This post was originally published on this site Nearly 4-in-5 Republican women say shutting down the United States-Mexico border is a “good idea” to stop surging illegal immigration, while more than 4-in-9 Republican voters, overall, say President Trump is “not tough enough” on illegal immigration, a new poll finds. The latest Fox News poll conducted by Braun … Read moreTrump Should Shut Down the Southern Border

Same Old Story, 85,000 H-1B Visas Will Displace American Workers from Their Good Jobs

This post was originally published on this siteThe race for cheap tech labor is over, at least for fiscal year 2020. On April 10, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that a computer-generated, random process to select enough H-1B petitions to meet the congressionally mandated 65,000 cap had been completed. USCIS also received enough requests … Read moreSame Old Story, 85,000 H-1B Visas Will Displace American Workers from Their Good Jobs

US citizen disappears during group hike near Baja California, Mexico

This post was originally published on this site Kat Hammontre, missing hiker. A U.S. citizen hiking near San Felipe Mexico has been missing since Thursday. The woman, Kat Hammontre, 68, set out on the hike with a group near the desert in the Mexican state of Baja California, but at one point hurt her ankle or foot and … Read moreUS citizen disappears during group hike near Baja California, Mexico

Thousands more Central American migrants approach U.S.-Mexico border

This post was originally published on this site Thousands more migrants are heading toward the U.S.-Mexican border, hoping to gain permanent residency here even as the Trump administration tightens rules on detention and obtaining political asylum. Some 2,000 migrants arrived in Mexico this week, forcing officials of Chiapas state to declare an emergency. 5,000 more migrants had … Read moreThousands more Central American migrants approach U.S.-Mexico border

Criminal referrals tied to Mueller probe may have wide reach; Schools closed over teen obsessed with Columbine

This post was originally published on this site FILE – In this March 24, 2017, file photo, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Nunes is suing The McClatchy media chain for $150 million, saying a 2018 report about alleged cocaine use on a yacht related to … Read moreCriminal referrals tied to Mueller probe may have wide reach; Schools closed over teen obsessed with Columbine

Bernie Sanders acknowledges ‘serious problem’ at the border, demands ‘sensible immigration reform’

This post was originally published on this site As President Donald Trump’s proposal to send illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities increasingly faces backlash from Democrats, Sen. Bernie Sanders admits there’s a “serious problem” at the border. “The problem right now is that we are now seeing desperate people fleeing violence and misery in Honduras, El … Read moreBernie Sanders acknowledges ‘serious problem’ at the border, demands ‘sensible immigration reform’

House Democrats demand documents on Trump administration’s ‘bizarre and unlawful’ proposal to release migrants in sanctuary cities

This post was originally published on this site House Democrats on Monday blasted the Trump administration over its “bizarre and unlawful” proposal to release immigrant detainees into sanctuary cities, and demanded documents from the White House and the Department of Homeland Security related to the floated policy. The Democrats also claimed that if it were enacted, … Read moreHouse Democrats demand documents on Trump administration’s ‘bizarre and unlawful’ proposal to release migrants in sanctuary cities

White House defends Trump’s Omar 9/11 tweet; Bernie Sanders town hall on Fox News tonight

This post was originally published on this site FILE – In this March 6, 2019, file photo, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., sits with fellow Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee during a bill markup, on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump is weighing in on the most recent controversy involving Omar, retweeting … Read moreWhite House defends Trump’s Omar 9/11 tweet; Bernie Sanders town hall on Fox News tonight

White House defends Trump’s Omar 9/11 tweet; Bernie Sanders town hall on Fox News tonight

This post was originally published on this site FILE – In this March 6, 2019, file photo, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., sits with fellow Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee during a bill markup, on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump is weighing in on the most recent controversy involving Omar, retweeting … Read moreWhite House defends Trump’s Omar 9/11 tweet; Bernie Sanders town hall on Fox News tonight

Poll workers journey to reach India’s most remote voters

This post was originally published on this site In this April 10, 2019, photo, Indian election officials and paramilitary soldiers with election materials walk along the river Brahmaputra to board on a country boat on the eve of the first phase of general election in Majuli, Assam, India. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath, File) NEW DELHI – … Read morePoll workers journey to reach India’s most remote voters

Court temporarily blocks halt to Trump policy forcing asylum-seekers to stay in Mexico

This post was originally published on this site A federal appeals court on Friday temporarily halted a ruling that would have stopped the Trump administration from forcing asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico as they wait for immigration courts to hear their cases. The decision by the three-judge panel on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals … Read moreCourt temporarily blocks halt to Trump policy forcing asylum-seekers to stay in Mexico

Migrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

This post was originally published on this site MEXICO CITY – Mexican authorities said a group of about 350 migrants broke the locks on a gate at the Guatemalan border Friday and forced their way into southern Mexico to join a larger group of migrants trying to make their way toward the United States. The … Read moreMigrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

DHS Blocks White House Plan to Bus Migrants into Democrats’ Districts

This post was originally published on this site Officials at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) blocked a White House proposal to spotlight Central American migration by busing the migrants into Democrats’ “sanctuary city” neighborhoods, according to the Washington Post. DHS staffers leaked the hardball proposal to Democrat legislators, the newspaper reported: House Speaker Nancy … Read moreDHS Blocks White House Plan to Bus Migrants into Democrats’ Districts

Trump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

This post was originally published on this site President Trump responded to reports Friday that his administration proposed releasing immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities by not only confirming the plan but saying it remains under “strong” consideration. Further, the president tweeted that relocating illegal immigrants to these districts should make the “Radical Left” happy. The comments came … Read moreTrump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

White House proposed releasing immigrant detainees into ‘sanctuary cities’ to target political foes: report

This post was originally published on this site The Trump administration proposed releasing immigrant detainees onto the streets of “sanctuary cities”–including San Francisco– on at least two occasions within the past six months as retribution against the president’s political enemies, The Washington Post reported, citing unnamed Department of Homeland Security officials and emails. The proposal was first … Read moreWhite House proposed releasing immigrant detainees into ‘sanctuary cities’ to target political foes: report

Manufacturing Constituents: The Push to End Country Caps

This post was originally published on this siteIndia will dominate the U.S. green card system for the next decade if legislation to end country caps passes. Right now, U.S. reps and senators are signing on as cosponsors of H.R. 1044 and S. 386. Well-monied interests, including the Business Roundtable, an association of some of America’s … Read moreManufacturing Constituents: The Push to End Country Caps

From ‘no crisis’ to ‘breaking point’: Mainstream media changes its tune on border crisis amid illegal immigration surge

This post was originally published on this site Months after repeatedly dismissing and mocking President Trump’s claim of a national emergency at the Southern U.S. border, the mainstream media is grappling with reality, with no less than The New York Times declaring the border crisis at “breaking point.” Yet as recently as February, a New York … Read moreFrom ‘no crisis’ to ‘breaking point’: Mainstream media changes its tune on border crisis amid illegal immigration surge

Media ‘vilify’ border agents and ‘romanticize’ illegal immigrants, says National Border Patrol Council President

This post was originally published on this site National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd said on “Fox and Friends” Thursday morning that the media “vilify” border patrol agents while they “romanticize” migrants coming to the U.S. illegally. “It’s so frustrating and disappointing to see that border patrol agents are vilified for strictly enforcing the … Read moreMedia ‘vilify’ border agents and ‘romanticize’ illegal immigrants, says National Border Patrol Council President

Illegal Immigration Levels Projected to Outpace Every Year of Bush

This post was originally published on this site At current illegal immigration levels, President Donald Trump’s administration is set to outpace every year of border crossings overseen by former President George W. Bush, new projections assert. As Breitbart News reported, more than 92,000 border crossers and illegal aliens were apprehended at the southern border last month. This … Read moreIllegal Immigration Levels Projected to Outpace Every Year of Bush

Mexican Border State Cops Stop 40 Migrants from Illegally Crossing into Texas

This post was originally published on this site PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Coahuila – State police officers stopped a group of 40 Central American migrants from crossing illegally into Eagle Pass, Texas this week. Authorities responded to emergency calls from residents about a large group of people moving around the Paseo Del Rio neighborhood. Police found a … Read moreMexican Border State Cops Stop 40 Migrants from Illegally Crossing into Texas

Border Patrol Chief: U.S. Admitting a Migrant Caravan Every Week

This post was originally published on this site The United States is encountering a caravan of mostly Central American migrants to the country every week, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials note. During a hearing before the Senate Homeland Security Committee, U.S. Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley Sector Chief Rodolfo Karisch told lawmakers illegal immigration levels … Read moreBorder Patrol Chief: U.S. Admitting a Migrant Caravan Every Week

More than 100,000 migrants apprehended or turned away at border in March, CBP reveals

This post was originally published on this site More than 103,000 migrants were turned away from or apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border last month, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Tuesday, an increase of nearly 106 percent over the same period last year. In all, CBP said it apprehended 92,607 people, including 53,077 family units … Read moreMore than 100,000 migrants apprehended or turned away at border in March, CBP reveals

California Gov. Gavin Newsom kicks off El Salvador tour to offer alternative to Trump’s ‘demoralizing’ rhetoric

This post was originally published on this site California Gov. Gavin Newsom, second from right, walks out with San Salvador Mayor Ernesto Muyshondtof, far left, after they visited the tomb of Archbishop Oscar Romero at Metropolitan Cathedral in San Salvador, El Salvador. (Associated Press) California Gov. Gavin Newsom arrived in El Salvador on Sunday to begin a … Read moreCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom kicks off El Salvador tour to offer alternative to Trump’s ‘demoralizing’ rhetoric

California Gov. Gavin Newsom plans Central America trip to examine ‘root causes of migration’

This post was originally published on this site California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Thursday he will travel to El Salvador this month to discuss the poverty and violence that’s causing waves of migrants to seek asylum in the United States. (Associated Press) California Gov. Gavin Newsom will head to El Salvador this month to meet with lawmakers … Read moreCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom plans Central America trip to examine ‘root causes of migration’

Surge of Illegal Immigration ‘Undercutting’ U.S. Wage Hikes

This post was originally published on this site Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says the flood of illegal immigrants arriving in the United States on a daily basis is “undercutting” President Trump’s “Hire American” economy by threatening to choke recent wage hikes for America’s blue collar and working class. Trump’s populist-nationalist agenda of … Read moreSurge of Illegal Immigration ‘Undercutting’ U.S. Wage Hikes

H-1B Fraud and the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

This post was originally published on this site The Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) is a little known law that is starting to receive massive attention in the H-1B/L-1 outsourcing world. TVPA is a U.S. Code that addresses “trafficking in persons, also known as involuntary servitude/slavery or forced labor. These provisions are contained in Chapter 77 … Read moreH-1B Fraud and the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Intel Contracts With Infosys and Gess What? Hundreds to Be Laid Off!

This post was originally published on this site Kevin sits down with veteran tech worker, Adele Smith to discuss this week’s announcement by Intel that it is outsourcing much its internal technical and administrative functions to Infosys, an Indian outsourcing firm well know to employ H-1B visa holders to displace American workers. This will impact … Read moreIntel Contracts With Infosys and Gess What? Hundreds to Be Laid Off!

Exclusive: Kobach – Three Steps to Solve the Border Crisis

This post was originally published on this site The President’s declaration of a national emergency at the border is increasingly looking like an understatement.  Caravan after caravan of illegal aliens from Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador pushes toward our border. Mexico is warning that the “mother of all caravans” – over 20,000 people – is … Read moreExclusive: Kobach – Three Steps to Solve the Border Crisis

Migrants face ‘culture of hostility’ in El Paso court, lawyers say; claim judge calls it the ‘Bye-Bye Place’

This post was originally published on this site A group of immigration attorneys alleges that judges at an El Paso, Texas, immigration court have fostered a “culture of hostility and contempt towards noncitizens” by making inappropriate comments and weakening due process, according to a complaint filed Wednesday. The complaint alleges that the court’s immigration judges have made inappropriate comments … Read moreMigrants face ‘culture of hostility’ in El Paso court, lawyers say; claim judge calls it the ‘Bye-Bye Place’

Tucker Carlson: Our lawmakers have allowed the crisis at the border – and they don’t care

This post was originally published on this site Donald Trump ran on the promise that he would secure our southern border when he ran in 2016. He ran on other things, too — trade, ObamaCare and ending the Iran deal. But it was immigration that resonated. No other candidate was saying anything like it. Voters … Read moreTucker Carlson: Our lawmakers have allowed the crisis at the border – and they don’t care

Key Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

This post was originally published on this site Several key Republicans have declared their opposition to President Donald Trump’s order to freeze direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, including the ranking Republican on the House Foreign Relations Committee, Rep. Mike McCaul (R-TX). These GOP critics offered the same argument as the Democrats, namely … Read moreKey Republicans Join Democrats in Opposing Trump on Central America

Cal Thomas: If not an emergency, what is it?

This post was originally published on this site The flood tide of illegal immigrants crossing our southern border cannot and must not continue. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., has said of it, “The system is broken and overwhelmed. It is a national emergency.” The definition of emergency might help focus attention: “A sudden, urgent, usually unexpected … Read moreCal Thomas: If not an emergency, what is it?

Luis Gutierrez: ‘There Should Be Welcoming Centers All Across America’ for Migrants

This post was originally published on this site Former Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) over the weekend called on mayors of major U.S. cities to open “welcoming centers” for caravan migrants. Appearing on CNN, Gutierrez, who is now a senior policy adviser for the National Partnership of New Americans (NPNA), urged Democrats leading major U.S. cities like … Read moreLuis Gutierrez: ‘There Should Be Welcoming Centers All Across America’ for Migrants

America would run out of avocados in weeks if Trump shuts border with Mexico, grower warns

This post was originally published on this site If President Trump follows through with his threat to close the Southern Border with Mexico this week, say goodbye to your avocado toast. A top distributor and grower of avocados has warned that the U.S. would run out of the fruit in three weeks if imports from … Read moreAmerica would run out of avocados in weeks if Trump shuts border with Mexico, grower warns

DHS Secretary Nielsen: Tackling the border emergency at the source

This post was originally published on this site The situation at our southern border has gone from a crisis to near system-wide meltdown. As the president has declared – this is a national emergency. Late last year, we were apprehending 50,000 – 60,000 migrants a month at the southern border. Last month, we apprehended more … Read moreDHS Secretary Nielsen: Tackling the border emergency at the source

Trump done playing ‘nice’ at the border; Biden has potential ‘Creepy Uncle Joe’ problem

This post was originally published on this site President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Thursday, March 28, 2019. (Cory Morse/MLive.com/The Grand Rapids Press via AP)<br> Welcome to Fox News First. Not signed up yet? Click here. Developing now, Monday, April 1, 2019 TRUMP: NO MORE … Read moreTrump done playing ‘nice’ at the border; Biden has potential ‘Creepy Uncle Joe’ problem

Migrants, Democrats Are Shutting Down the Border

This post was originally published on this site Central American migrants are shutting down the U.S.-Mexico border because border officers are forced to process the migrants instead of transport trucks, White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney told ABC news on Sunday. Mulvaney said: Why are we talking about closing the border? Because not … Read moreMigrants, Democrats Are Shutting Down the Border

Trump moves to cut aid to Central America, amid caravans and flood of refugees

This post was originally published on this site Making good on a longstanding threat, President Trump moved this weekend to cut direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, whose citizens are fleeing north and overwhelming U.S. resources — including as part of organized caravans that the White House has warned may eventually lead to the … Read moreTrump moves to cut aid to Central America, amid caravans and flood of refugees