Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu declared that the Obama administration "has handcuffed the Border Patrol."
Twin policies of the Obama administration are set to “surge” a huge tsunami of unaccompanied children across our southern border, along with a ramped-up program to surge more Muslim “refugees” from Africa, Afghanistan, and the Middle East.
As DHS Plans to Cut Border Patrol Agents, More Illegals Plan to Cross Border Before Trump Builds WallWritten by Warren Mass
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) budget for fiscal 2017 will fund 300 fewer Border Patrol agents in 2017 than it did for this fiscal year, reported KRGV.com on March 1. KRGV.com is the website of KRGV, local ABC affiliate television station for the Rio Grand Valley in far south Texas.
A report issued on February 6 by the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of the Inspector General identified “security issues” (such as inoperable security cameras) at six Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Forward Operating Bases (FOB) along our nation’s Southwest border.
At a summit in Austin, Texas, last week underwitten by the Ford Foundation, speakers called for immigration reform (amnesty) in order to gain more efficiencies in the system, and touted the importance of immigrants to the economy of Texas.
Recent figures released by the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) showed the Golden State issued driver’s licenses to 605,000 illegal aliens last year.
In Missoula, Montana, all eyes are focused on President Obama's foreign refugee controversy, as the administration and its loyal army of community organizers are attempting to spread masses of these “refugees” into small towns throughout the United States, and Missoula residents are hotly debating the issue.
The president of the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC), testifying before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security on February 4, stated that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Attorney’s office has come up with a new policy that undermines immigration law enforcement.
The border fence between Texas and Mexico has utterly failed to check illegal immigration and drug and human trafficking, or to bolster security, but it has succeeded in forcing at least one Texas business to shut down.
Of course, the initiative isn’t just about illegal residents. There are an estimated 700,000 legal non-citizen residents in the Los Angeles area alone, These are of great interest to the Democrats in particular, who in California and elsewhere have dangled all sorts of enticing government services — like healthcare and other taxpayer-funded benefits — as inducements to sign up for citizenship.