How the "Obama Loophole" Helps Illegal Immigrants
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down three out of four provisions of Arizona’s controversial illegal immigration law. The provision upheld is the one that allows Arizona law enforcement to check the status of an illegal immigrant only after that person has committed a crime. Both President Obama and Arizona Governor Jan Brewer are claiming victory from the SCOTUS (Supreme Court of the...
Why the U.S. is Not Meddling in Syria... Yet
“Know your enemy” ~ Sun Tzu Russia is Meddling Recently, the U.S. State Department publicly accused Russia of arming Bashar Al Assad’s government with tanks and ammunition in Syria’s fight against rebel groups. What’s known is why Russia is choosing sides in this complicated conflict. For Russia they not only see in Syria a soft military alliance—they have...
Why "Fast and Furious" Matters
As you well know, “Fast and Furious” was the U.S. Justice Department’s botched gun-running program, whereby the ATF allowed thousands of guns to be purchased by known arms dealers in the hope that those guns would make their way into the hands of important drug cartel members. We all know why the program was created, but the why was different under George W. Bush’s...
Obama's Immigration Theft from Rubio
By now you are probably familiar with last week’s move by President Obama to stop deporting most illegal immigrants under the age of 30. What the media hasn’t told you is why Obama chose to act on this policy now. To be sure, it was about politics, about pandering to the Hispanic community in an effort to secure votes. But it was also about something more… Marco Rubio. Rubio, who is Florida’s...
Congress To-Do List (Translation)
The White House posted a Congress To-Do List before Congress breaks for the summer recess. We’ve posted the list here (with translation): REWARD AMERICAN JOBS, NOT OUTSOURCING White House explanation of what Congress should do: Pass legislation to attract and keep good jobs in the United States by rewarding companies who bring jobs back to America with lower taxes and pay for it by...
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