Tuesday, February 24, 2004
Point on Fox
Linda Vester of Fox News Hits Home Run With Border Special
"Breaking Point" Special On The Border
Vester: Since 911 more than two million illegal aliens
have been caught trying to sneak across our borders. ---... there
is an endless stream of foreigners flooding into this country...
"It is imperative that we commit the military to this task."
"I'd be supportive of deploying the military to secure the
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prepares for massive influx of Haitians
A refugee camp at Guantanamo Naval Station
in Cuba to hold as many as 20,000 people could be readied quickly
for any massive influx of Haitians who flee escalating political
unrest in that island nation, congressional and State Department
-- Immigration Daily
Laws Becoming The Last Resort Of American Workers
A lawsuit that was filed in Rome, Georgia,
against Mohawk Industries Inc., is an indictment of the federal
government's refusal to enforce laws against the employment of
illegal aliens as much as it is of the company itself, says FAIR. With federal enforcement
of employer sanctions laws meant to protect American workers...
border agents search a gas tank?
This has not been an encouraging year
at the US Supreme Court for those advocating the privacy rights
of passengers and drivers in motor vehicles. -- The justices
ruled 9 to 0 in December that police are justified in arresting
everyone in a car when narcotics are discovered and no one admits
to ownership of the drugs...
Immigrants' Job Prospects Improve
...Carliner acknowledged there has been
"some question" about the immigration status of those
workers. He said the home-builder group favors more liberal immigration
regulations but has not yet taken a position on President Bush's
proposal to allow some illegal immigrants to remain legally as
guest-workers. "If they have developed good skills, we don't
want them to leave," he said.
fired on during capture of invaders in Yuma area
One or more shooters remained on the
loose in Mexico Monday after firing on Border Patrol agents who
had intercepted a load of illegal aliens being ferried across
the Colorado River on an inflatable raft. -- Multiple gunshots
rang out and bullets whizzed over agents' heads as they were
subduing the smuggler of the aliens at the river's edge near
County 7th Street at 6:45 a.m., the patrol said.
(Arizona) Herald Review
Cochise Co. Sheriff explains where to call
Palominas. Az. - Cochise County Sheriff
Larry Dever said during a community meeting Monday that there
are several phone numbers residents may call if they need help.
-- He encouraged residents to be aware of their surroundings
and follow their instincts. This is especially true because of the flood of illegal
immigrants crossing into Arizona from Mexico.
sex slave gang smashed
Mexico City - A gang that seduced or
kidnapped females and then forced them into prostitution in Mexico
and New York has been crushed by arrests on both sides of the
border, Mexican officials said yesterday. -- Mexican federal
agents arrested six people this month in an operation linked
to the January arrests of four others in Queens...
agency denies claim it retaliated over complaint
An international, faith-based group is
distributing blankets to illegal immigrants on the Mexican side
of the border after U.S. authorities in Douglas ordered it to
move from a port of entry's vicinity. -- Members of Healing Our
Borders said the order came after the group filed an abuse claim
against the U.S. Border Patrol on behalf of immigrants...
Citizens Safety Meeting - Tonight - Sierra Vista, Arizona
February 24 -- There will be a meeting
tonight of the Parents and Community of the Palominas School
District to discuss heightened threats from illegal aliens. The
meeting will be held at the Coronado Elementary School at 5148
S. Coronado School Drive (near Moson Road & Madera) in Sierra
Vista, Arizona [Map
& Directions]. The meeting will run from 6:30 p.m. to
-- San Diego
Invaders Rescued From Snow
Dozens of illegal immigrants were found
shivering and soaked by a storm that continued to pound San Diego
County on Monday. -- U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued 31 men
and women early Sunday who were hiking through the mountains
east of San Diego and poorly dressed for the snow.
to Hear Two Deportation Cases
The Supreme Court said Monday that it
would decide if the government can send immigrants back to countries
that have not agreed to accept them, something their advocates
contend threatens their safety. -- The high court is already
looking at a related subject, whether illegal foreigners with
no country to accept them can be detained indefinitely.
'04: The Phantom Menace?
...In November, with support for Kerry
questionable (except among the media), and Bush ignoring his
conservative base over the issue of illegal immigration, this
election may indeed go down as a "tight race" between
two political midgets with voter apathy higher than turnout. Will
the Republican conservative base abandon George Bush over his
spending habits, his amnesty gift to Vicente Fox...
The persistent inflow of Hispanic immigrants
threatens to divide the United States into two peoples, two cultures,
and two languages. Unlike past immigrant groups, Mexicans and
other Latinos have not assimilated into mainstream U.S. culture,
forming instead their own political and linguistic enclaves-from
Los Angeles to Miami-and rejecting the Anglo-Protestant values...
Times (Free Registration)
for a Seat in House Heating Up
Sen. Rico Oller has the most support from conservative legislators
in Sacramento. -- "On the first day Rico is elected to Congress,
he will introduce a bill that will prohibit any state in the
union from granting a driver's license to an illegal alien,"
Press -- Minneapolis-St. Paul
visits for day of cash, kudos
Lynne Cheney picked up a colorful piñata
on St. Paul's West Side and Vice President Dick Cheney shook
loose $250,000 in campaign funds during a visit Monday to the
Twin Cities. --- "Viva Bush! Viva Cheney!'' said Roma Stocks,
a composer and music publisher who is originally from Mexico
and now lives in Minnetrista, after Cheney's remarks.
Show -- Infowars.com
of Austin: Cinco de Mayo Si! - Texas Independence Day No!
The University of Texas canceled Texas
Independence Day over 10 years ago and banned any university
dept. from supporting it. -- Now the City of Austin is saying
they can't allow the parade because they can't supply police
for it. But every year, for Cinco de Mayo, Austin's downtown
is shut down as thousands of screaming people violently wave
Mexican flags. [Visit
-- Hampton Roads
aid for immigrants pondered
Richmond, Va. - State lawmakers, who
have voted to make Virginia one of the most restrictive states
for illegal immigrants, are considering a plan to give legal
immigrants more help with language translation. --- "To
cast the undocumented as the evils is really a matter of bad
timing and bad bureaucracy," said Marilyn Breslow, executive
director of the Catholic Diocese....
Daily Star Border Edition
seizes $2M in drugs at border
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers
seized $2 million worth of heroin and methamphetamine Friday
at the Nogales port of entry. -- Officers noticed a black box
in the fender of 1997 Buick LeSabre during an inspection as it
waited in line at the port. They found 85 packages of methamphetamine
and 46 packages of heroin hidden in the car.
diagnosed with tuberculosis
Lilburn, Ga. - At least 15 more people
tested positive for tuberculosis following the diagnosis last
week of a Lilburn Middle School student, health department officials
said Monday. -- Results from skin tests given last week show
six students at Lilburn Middle and one student from Rockbridge
Elementary - a relative of the original student - have a form
of TB. [Related
A is for Aztlan, B is for Barrio, and
C is for La Causa in a new book by two Salinas residents who
aim to teach young people about Chicano culture. -- "The
ABC's of Chicano Style," is a children's book that references
Chicano culture for each letter of the alphabet. Each entry gives
definitions, including the description of Aztlan as the mythical
land of the southwest region of the United States...
American Mother Blows The Whistle On A Criminal Alien-And The
The Treason Lobby and its handmaidens
in the media are quick to provide all the details when the federal
immigration bureaucracy of the Justice Department's Executive
Office for Immigration Review actually deports perish the
thought an illegal alien or criminal alien resident.