Bush Heads for
Seeks Merger With the Mexican Mess
||Houston Chronicle -- August 20
seeks to boost Canada, Mexico ties
...Bush and Calderon will have their own one-
on- one session later Monday.
With them, the messy issue of immigration
looms large. The last time these two leaders met, in March in
Mexico, Bush was optimistic about getting a new immigration law.
Since then, his plan died in Congress.
So Bush recently issued an executive
order meant to tighten border security, streamline guest-worker
programs and pressure employers to fire illegal immigrant workers.
The U.S. government has been working
on a major aid package to help Calderon fight drug trafficking
in Mexico. The deal may be announced in part or in whole at the
The three leaders will join at day's
end for dinner, then resume talks Tuesday.
Harper, Calderon work on 'integrating North America'
Daily Star -- Tucson
agents find dozens of invaders on busy Sunday
Border Patrol agents recovered the body
of an illegal border crosser near Sasabe, stopped an RV with
54 illegal entrants inside near Sonoita, and found 72 people
inside two stash houses in Nogales - all on Sunday. --- Sunday
at noon in Nogales, the Nogales Police Department received a
call from someone who said smugglers were holding...
issues loom over North American sellout meeting
...Ray Suarez: And, Professor Castaneda,
for Mexicans, what's issue number-one, something that President
Calderon was certain to have talked to President Bush about?
-- Jorge Castaneda:
Well, I certainly hope he talked about the central issue, which
continues to be immigration. Now that the immigration reform
package seems to be indefinitely postponed...
tear gas, pepper spray protesters at NAU meeting
Montebello, Quebec -- Riot police fired
tear gas and pepper spray to hold back protesters outside the
Chateau Montebello resort Monday as Stephen Harper met George
W. Bush to kick off the North American Leaders' Summit. -- A
line of police in riot gear jostled with about 50 demonstrators
- the vanguard of hundreds who marched on the front gate...
blames immigration laws for murders
[P]residential candidate Tom Tancredo
is urging the families of three young murder victims to consider
suing Newark for negligence, saying the city's lax immigration
policy is at least partially to blame for the execution-style
slayings. -- Conservative Republican Rep. Tancredo of Colorado
brought his immigration- themed presidential campaign...
(Arizona) Herald / Review
Alliance wraps up its inaugural watch
Palominas -- Operation Gatekeeper, the
first border operation of the Patriots' Border Alliance, was
wrapped up Sunday morning with the 46 members from across the
nation participating in the event. -- "Somebody had better
do it," said Joe Adams, a private investigator from St.
Louis who worked reconnaissance for the group...
Voice -- Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
council considers reopening landlords ordinance
Last summer, council enacted a tougher
landlords ordinance than it originally passed. But it was struck
down, along with the Illegal Immigration Relief Act, by federal
Judge James Munley. -- So the city is operating on the original
one passed in 2004. -- At least some council members and Mayor
Lou Barletta do not believe it is tough enough.
Daily Star -- Tucson
unsure how to handle invaders after '97 roundup
In 1997, Chandler police conducted a
five-day sweep of the city for illegal immigrants, leading to
432 arrests and deportations and sparking outrage in the civil
rights community. -- Now, 10 years later, Chandler has come a
long way since what became known as the "Chandler roundup,"
which targeted those who looked Hispanic...
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
Friends Service Committee
whines about ejection of habitual Mexican criminal
..."Elvira exemplifies what's wrong
with current immigration laws," says Christian Ramirez,
national immigrants' rights coordinator for the American Friends
Service Committee, a Quaker social justice organization. "Ripping
a mother away from her 8- year old child is unconscionable..."
[Note: Arellano voluntarily left her anchor baby in the US]
-- Press & Dakotan -- Yankton, South Dakota
All around the country certain cities
are refusing to inform federal authorities about the activities
of illegal aliens, even foreign nationals who commit crimes in
their jurisdictions. This week the police department in New Haven,
Connecticut issued a memo ordering officers not to cooperate
with Homeland Security on enforcing warrants...
(Georgia) Daily Journal
congressmen blast Bush partnership with Canada, Mexico
Cobb Congressmen Phil Gingrey (R-Marietta)
and Tom Price (R-Roswell) have joined 20 other U.S. House members
in urging President Bush to oppose a partnership with Mexico
and Canada that some fear could lead to a North American Union.
-- Earlier this month, Gingrey and Price signed a two-page letter
to the president...
credits hotline for discovery of homicide victim
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is
defending his illegal immigration hotline after the weekend discovery
of a dead body and the arrest of several illegals at a drop-
house in El Mirage. -- "Isn't it great when citizens call
in?" Arpaio said. -- He says he's received several tips
from El Mirage...
prompts super-government fears
President Bush's two-day summit with
the leaders of Canada and Mexico, beginning today in nearby Montebello,
is raising fears among some conservatives that the three governments
are planning a European Union- style super- government. -- Concerns
about such an agreement and where it could lead started on Web
Television / Canadian Press
begin ahead of Montebello summit
Hundreds of activists rallied on Parliament
Hill to protest the secretive nature of the upcoming summit in
Montebello, Que. involving North America's three political leaders.
-- However, their agenda extended beyond those talks to issues
as diverse as climate change and the wars in Afghanistan and
viewed as a threat to sovereignty
A coalition of Canadian, American and
Mexican energy workers' unions and nine lobby groups yesterday
denounced the Security and Prosperity Partnership discussed by
leaders of the three countries in Montebello, as a threat to
each nation's energy sovereignty. -- The Montebello meeting is
a trilateral effort to increase security...
||EFE -- Madrid
governors meet with emigrants in U.S.
Mexican governors are traveling to different
cities in the United States to learn first-hand the experiences
of their compatriots north of the border and seek mechanisms
to help protect them and aid in their development. -- Three members
of the Commission on Migrant Affairs... [More Mexican meddling]
Harper, Calderon work on 'integrating North America'
Ottawa -- U.S. President George W. Bush
will review the credit crunch and global market turmoil with
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Mexican President
Felipe Calderon at a two-day summit that starts on Monday. --
Once ensconced away from protesters at a luxury hotel in Montebello,
officials to address arrests in Newark schoolyard killings
More than two weeks after the execution-style
slayings of three college students in a Newark schoolyard, authorities
have arrested the last of the six suspects wanted in the grisly
case that shook Newark. -- The latest suspect, an 18- year- old
arrested Sunday morning, could be arraigned as early as Tuesday...
million more to go
That's how many people are working illegally
in this country, at least according to some estimates. Others
put it closer to seven , depending on who you ask, and when.
It's hard to get a handle on the actual number because most [illegal aliens... criminals]
aren't too keen on standing up and being counted.
Conservative -- NewsByUs.com
Win for America: Illegal alien Elvira Arellano captured!
Proving that rule of law and justice
are not entirely dead in California, federal immigration authorities
arrested illegal alien- anarchist Elvira Arellano on a beautifully
brilliant Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles. -- Arellano is the
cowardly Mexican criminal who hid behind the Christian cross...