~~~ Happy Thanksgiving!~~~
Thursday, November 24, 2011
The Truth About Newt
His is a record of capitulation
|Washington Times sc
Arpaio is next marked man for recall by 'posse' in Arizona
The same Arizona group that took down the state's leading immigration hard-liner is now gunning for its best-known lawman. -- Fresh off a successful drive to oust Republican state Senate President Russell Pearce this month, leaders of Citizens for a Better Arizona announced this week that they plan to form a "citizens posse" to challenge Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in his 2012 re-election bid...
|David Seminara -- Center for Immigration Studies
Stapling green cards to diplomas, and other absurd ideas
Another debate, and another disappointing night for the Republicans on the immigration front. We've seen a total of 11 GOP debates to date, and I've yet to hear a candidate demonstrate a deep understanding of our immigration problem. The electorate is crying out for serious reform but all of the GOP hopefuls seem to offer little more than clichés and pandering...
|Dave Gibson -- The Examiner
Illegal alien charged with string of sexual assaults
Somerville, Mass. -- Last week, Alfredo Romero Posada, 22, was arrested and charged with a string of sexual assaults which occurred over a two-month period in Somerville and Medford. -- According to Assistant District Attorney Ceara Mahoney, the first attack occurred about on September 10, when Posada grabbed a 25-year-old woman’s buttocks and crotch on Wallace Street in Somerville...
|Allan Wall -- NewsWithViews.com
Illegal alien driver's license in the Land of Enchantment
"DON'T LET NEW MEXICO BE THE NEXT ARIZONA - STOP GOVERNOR MARTINEZ" is the headline on a "Send a Message" action page, on the website called "America's Voice." -- Emblazoned on the page is a photo of New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez, who has run afoul of the Open Borders lobby for attempting to can you believe this? deny driver's licenses to illegal aliens...
|WXIA-TV -- Atlanta
Fewer crops, more guest workers
Vidalia, Ga. -- Georgia vegetable growers are expecting to plant fewer crops this fall, and to try to use an unpopular federal program to recruit legal farm workers next spring. -- "I think a lot of growers are looking to H2A as an alternative this spring," said Charles Hall, director of the Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association. -- H2A provides temporary visas to foreign workers to enter the United States solely to...
|Anthony Martin -- The Examiner
View from Main Street on Candidates: "None of the above"
As part of a venture sponsored by a small, private opinion survey group, this writer was asked to serve as the reporter / correspondent for a special focus group that was billed as 'a view from Main Street' concerning the 2012 Presidential candidates. Those who were part of the group delivered a dire verdict on the candidates who have been mentioned, both Democrat and Republican --- "none of the above."
|Milford (Mass.) Daily News
ICE arrests 53 in immigration sting
In a four-day sting that ended Monday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrested 53 convicted illegal [aliens], including two in Framingham and one in Milford. -- "Operation Threats Against the Community" ran from Nov. 18 to Nov. 21, ICE said in a statement, and resulted in the arrests of 22 convicted repeat offenders. Of 42 men and 11 women arrested, 24 are convicted felons...
|Los Angeles Times
L.A. considers lifting 30-day impound on cars of unlicensed drivers
A new policy that would allow unlicensed drivers, including illegal [aliens], to avoid having their cars impounded for up to 30 days is in the process of being finalized but first will be subject to community input and Police Commission review, Los Angeles officials said Tuesday. -- Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has been working closely with the Los Angeles Police Department to develop a policy...
Limbaugh: Gingrich's comments on illegals will haunt him
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich's statement that he would allow some longtime illegal [aliens] to stay in the United States will haunt the former House speaker during the primaries, Rush Limbaugh says. -- During the GOP debate Tuesday night, Gingrich said the United States should not automatically deport those living in the country illegally if...
|Jim Rickards -- King World News
Who will bail out the Fed?
From Occupy Wall Street to the halls of Congress there is anger at bailouts orchestrated by the U.S. Federal Reserve. These bailouts have not been limited to banks but include brokers, money market funds and foreign corporations. The Fed has released details grudgingly and some disclosures were forced by the Dodd-Frank legislation. Gradually the bailouts have been revealed as if a veil were slowly being drawn to...
At least 20 found dead in Mexico's second city
Mexican authorities found more than 20 bodies in several cars left around a major traffic intersection in the western city of Guadalajara, officials said on Thursday. -- Local media reported the bodies were discovered in Mexico's second city alongside a message from drug cartels. The state attorney-general's office said there could be up to 23 dead...
|Family Security Matters
Texas Police Chief: Congress is out of touch.... and other news
A lower Valley law enforcement leader says Congressional leaders don't know the reality of life on the border. -- Brownsville Police Chief Carlos Garcia just came back from visiting Congressional leaders and Homeland Security officials. He thinks leaders need to be educated about what's really going on along the southern border. -- Garcia was part of a delegation of border police chiefs and sheriffs who went for three days...