Monthly Archives: August 2012

Silence in Washington as Morsi Tramples Democracy in Egypt

Tue, August 21, 2012 Just over a week ago, Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi effectively precipitated a palace coup. He sacked his top intelligence chief, the country’s military leadership, and other key members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces … Continue reading

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Illegal Aliens Find the Term Illegal “Uncomfortable”

August 21, 2012 By Steve Young A brief article in today’s Long Island Newsday highlights the efforts by a group called The Applied Research Center, a far-left “think tank” dedicated to racial justice, to have the word “illegal” made illegal … Continue reading

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Sen. Durbin Tries to Intimidate AZ Gov. Brewer

August 22, 2012 By Kristen Williamson This afternoon, Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) used his campaign to send out a petition (see email here) to tell Governor Jan Brewer (R-Ariz.) to “reverse her position now.” Durbin, the author of the failed … Continue reading

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California Close to Adopting Anti-Detainer Bill

Last week the California State Senate amended and passed AB 1081, a bill that prohibits state and local law enforcement agents from honoring U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainers unless certain conditions are met. (See AB 1081 Bill History) … Continue reading

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ICE Employees Petition for Right to Enforce Immigration Laws

ICE Employees Petition for Right to Enforce Immigration Laws In response to the Obama Administration’s deferred action amnesty initiative that took effect last week, the National ICE Council, which represents over 7,000 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents nation-wide, … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Paves the Way for Sharia Law

Obama Administration Paves the Way for Sharia Law by William Bigelow 6 Aug 2012 The most terrifying danger Americans face from a second Barack Obama term isn’t the economy, which is scary enough. The most harrowing prospect is the Obama … Continue reading

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Obama DREAM Amnesty to Cost At Least $585 Million

August 6, 2012 By FAIR Gov’t Relations Team The following story appeared in FAIR’s July 30 Legislative Update. To subscribe to FAIR’s Legislative Update click here. The Obama Administration’s plan to grant deferred action status and work authorization to illegal … Continue reading

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Obama Sets Price on Amnesty: $465

August 06, 2012 “Starting Aug. 15, eligible immigrants will be able to apply for what is known as deferred action — essentially a two-year reprieve from deportation — and legal work authorization, at a cost of $465. Immigration officials will … Continue reading

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House Passes Bill Eliminating Senate Approval of Presidential Appointments

House Passes Bill Eliminating Senate Approval of Presidential Appointments Written by Joe Wolverton, I By a vote of 261-116, the House of Representatives passed a bill rewriting Article II of the Constitution and divesting the Senate of the power to … Continue reading

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Call to Action!

Call to Action! RESTORE LAW AND ORDER WEEK, AUGUST 8-15, 2012 On June 15, 2012, the Obama Administration usurped Congressional authority by unilaterally amending federal immigration policy to grant backdoor amnesty to illegal aliens meeting criteria similar to that of … Continue reading

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