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Monday, May 14, 2007

Goldwater Barrier Construction Halted
Job left half done

Top photo: Eastern limit of fence on March 22. -- Bottom photo: Eastern limit of fence on May 10.
American Border Patrol
Border Remains Wide Open
    American Border Patrol reports that the vehicle barrier being constructed along the Mexican border and the Goldwater bombing range was halted on March 22, the day it ran its last"B.E.E.F" survey.
    The top photo at left shows construction activity at the eastern end of the vehicle barrier on March 22. The bottom photo shows the eastern limit of the fence on May 10. It is clear from these photos that construction was halted on March 22, half-way across the area surveyed.
    "Our March 22 survey showed that the entire 48 miles was criss-crossed by north-south vehicular traffic, most likely drug loads," said Glenn Spencer of ABP and pilot of both aerial surveys. "The idea that the government stopped even this puny attempt to protect its citizens is stunning," he added.
    ABP warned that the Bollard-type fence being constructed along the border might easily be defeated by smugglers. During the May 10 survey ABP spotted what appeared to be the repair of the Bollard fence as if it had been tampered with.
    ABP will issue a more complete report on the May 10 survey on Tuesday, May 15.
    Spencer says the report will show very little progress in controlling the border.

Red DotPast Features   Red DotOperation B.E.E.F. Updates

New York Times
Deputy Attorney General resigns his post
Paul J. McNulty, the deputy attorney general whose Congressional testimony in February provided a spark that turned a smoldering issue over the firings of federal prosecutors into a raging inferno, announced his resignation this afternoon. -- Mr. McNulty, the highest-ranking Justice Department official to resign since the uproar...AP Internal Use Only

Mexican Onslaught
Invasion
Michelle Oddis -- Human Events
Top ten conservative issues for 2008
Are the ten (so far) Republican presidential aspirants talking about what America really cares about? We thought that some of them seem to "get it" and some don't. Until the primaries, none of us get a vote, but we thought you should have a voice. A couple of weeks ago, we posted a survey in which we asked "What are the Top 10 conservative issues..."

Tom Tancredo
Tom Tancredo
Radio Iowa News
Tancredo unsure if immigration measure can be blocked
Republican presidential candidate Tom Tancredo is unsure he and others who oppose what they call "amnesty" for illegal [aliens... criminals] can stop an immigration reform bill President Bush is backing. Tancredo, a congressman from Colorado, says there is a slim chance America's labor unions could become an ally in the fight because...AP Internal Use Only

House of Representatives
Sacramento Bee
Ethnic tensions underlie House race in south state
Congressional seats are rarely vacated in California, which is why the June 26 special election to fill the unexpired term of the late Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald is drawing so much attention. -- Moreover, the race for the 37th Congressional District seat marks the first time a high-profile office previously held by African Americans in L.A. Co....AP Internal Use Only


Rudy
Cliff Kincaid -- Post-Chronicle
Rudy Giuliani linked to "NAFTA Superhighway"
Rudy Giuliani and The NAFTA Superhighway - Brit Hume said on the Fox News Sunday program that it is possible that Republican frontrunner Rudy Giuliani could overcome his convoluted posturing on abortion and secure the Republican presidential nomination in 2008. But Giuliani has some other major problems...AP Internal Use Only

Bush is a loser
Bobby Eberle -- GOPUSA.com
Crucial week for illegal immigration debate
This week, the U.S. Senate begins debate on "comprehensive" immigration reform. Despite vocal public opposition to granting amnesty to those who entered this country illegally, the White House continues to work with senators who favor exactly that course of action. We must let the Senate and White House know that this is not acceptable!AP Internal Use Only


Fox Gasbag
NewsBusters.org
Geraldo's immigration sob story
Did you know if you support enforcement of immigration laws you're heartless and also support destroying families? -- That was the over- the- top sob story offered yesterday by Geraldo Rivera on his "Geraldo at Large" show where he featured a man who was about to be deported... [Watch the absurd segment]AP Internal Use Only

Boot Squatters
Garey L. Bearden -- The Spectrum -- St. George, Utah
Horde of invaders has sparked the hot immigration topic
Immigration is a hot topic these days. Not legal, orderly movements of people, but, really, invasion, occupation and criminal trespass. A horde of invaders who, regardless of motive, make their very first act in the United States a crime, and each day their stay compounds that crime. Many of these invaders make criminals of their children in the process.AP Internal Use Only

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June 3 - 5

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Reid
WTSP-TV -- Tampa
Senate vote on invader deal
A bipartisan effort in the Senate aimed at striking a compromise on immigration is getting a little more time. -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has pushed back a key test vote until Wednesday. He says the progress has been "incremental and slow." -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says...AP Internal Use Only

KVOA-TV -- Tucson
Cochise County Attorney receives threats
Calling for his death and resignation. The Cochise County attorney facing severe backlash after deciding to prosecute a Naco Border Patrol agent for murder. -- Cochise County attorney Ed Rheinheimer facing threatening consequences for holding a local Border Patrol agent responsible for murder.AP Internal Use Only

Fighting Immigration Anarchy - by Daniel Sheehy

"This book is not just informative but inspiring. Readers will want to join up."
Peter Brimelow, author of Alien Nation and editor of VDare.com |
Review

Geno's Steaks - So. Philly
Clarion-Ledger -- Jackson, Mississippi
Estudiantes de Español (Students of Spanish)
Kindergartners at Bramlett Elementary in Oxford are learning shapes, colors and numbers like most 5-year-olds, except these kids are being taught in Spanish. -- A new Spanish teaching pilot program that recently began in Oxford is funded by a federal Foreign Language Assistance Program grant. John Gutierrez, Croft professor...AP Internal Use Only

Lawsuit
Dallas Morning News
Attorneys: Prepare for court fight in Farmers Branch
The first order of business for attorneys Marisol Perez and Bill Brewer this week is to block implementation of an ordinance that would crack down on apartment owners who rent to most illegal immigrants. -- Attorneys contend the ordinance: Is unconstitutional because the city is trying to "regulate matters..."AP Internal Use Only

Great News!
Fox News
Invaders lose out on tax refunds in Kansas, Missouri
Uncle Sam might be willing to give refunds to illegal immigrants who have paid more than their share of federal income taxes, but Missouri and Kansas aren't so generous. -- Tax officials in the two states insist that taxpayers provide accurate information on their returns in order to get a refund...AP Internal Use Only

Chicago Sun-Times
Student loans for invaders?
Illegal immigrants with "B" averages would be eligible for state-backed student loans if a controversial Senate proposal becomes law. -- Sen. Martin Sandoval (D-Chicago) has called for the state to establish a taxpayer-funded student loan fund from which Illinois residents -- regardless of their citizenship...AP Internal Use Only

Busted!
Charlotte Observer
Drug bust uncovers fake ID operation
The Lexington County seizure in January of 11 pounds of cocaine from illegal Mexican immigrants has led to the discovery of a fake Social Security card and identity theft operation, authorities say. -- About 20 members and associates of a Lexington County Mexican family, many illegally in the United States...AP Internal Use Only

Pandering Presidente
Hal Netkin's L. A. Watchdog
9-11 Commissioner John Lehman on Real ID Act
Any federal ID act is dead on arrival if airlines accept foreign IDs such as the Mexican matricula ID to board airliners. -- Read Lehman's May 8, 2007, piece on the Real ID. -- While Lehman's argument on the need for federal driver's license standards is compelling, incredibly, he ignores the Mexican matricula ID.AP Internal Use Only

Vile Buzzard Rags
Los Angeles Daily News  
MacArthur clash could be costly
The clash between LAPD officers and demonstrators at a May 1 immigration rally will likely result in multimillion- dollar legal judgments that will be a "waste" of taxpayer dollars, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said Sunday. -- [This clown also implied on KABC-TV's 'Newsmakers' yesterday that the protesters were legal residents and citizens, not invaders... he claimed invaders were too afraid to protest in L. A.] AP Internal Use Only

Akron Beacon Journal
Invaders arrested at dairy farm deported to Mexico
Bad Axe, Mich. -- Eleven of 13 [illegal aliens... criminals] arrested during a raid at a Huron County dairy farm have been deported to Mexico, while the other two are challenging deportation, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security said. -- Michigan State Police, meanwhile, are continuing their investigation...AP Internal Use Only

Stinker
Giuliani
Amanda B. Carpenter -- Human Events
Giuliani opposed welfare reform in order to protect illegals
Rudy Giuliani's record as a pro-choice, pro-gay-marriage New York City mayor is well known, but his willingness to shelter illegal aliens from federal immigration laws in the Big Apple should also give conservatives pause. -- Under his control, the New York City Corp. lost a lawsuit against the federal government...AP Internal Use Only


Bush Crony Sutton
Los Angeles Times
Border case puts U.S. attorney on defensive
Internet cartoons show him with horns and the word "TRAITOR" branded on his forehead. Conservative talk radio derides him as "Johnny Satan." At least two Republican congressmen, normally staunch defenders of the Bush administration, have castigated him on the House floor.AP Internal Use Only

Nicholas Stix -- Global Politician
Immigration Day - Invaders and the media march together
They want your job, your property, and your country. And they have powerful accomplices. On May 1, Americans again saw thousands ­ but at least this time, not millions ­ of federal criminals take to the streets, demanding recognition of their "right" to continue committing crimes. The criminals were supposedly...AP Internal Use Only


Castañeda
Allan Wall -- VDare.com
Jorge Castaneda still telling us what to do
Remember Jorge Castaneda, Vicente Fox's first foreign minister, who demanded "the whole enchilada?" Though out of the Mexican government since 2003, Castaneda is still telling us what to do. On May 8th, he was in San Antonio giving a speech to university students and said of immigration...AP Internal Use Only


Bush Lackey
Washington Times
Border Patrol conflict widens
The National Border Patrol Council has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against U.S. Border Patrol Chief David V. Aguilar (pictured at left), saying he sought to "intimidate" field agents in an effort to discredit a "no-confidence" vote by the union's leadership.AP Internal Use Only


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