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Historic Border Crisis Continues Through August with another 208K Alien Encounters

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The Department of Homeland Security released official border statistics for August; total encounters reached 208,887 last month, Border Patrol agents encountered 195,558 aliens, while the Office of Field Operations encountered another 13,329 at ports of entry.

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The Ninth Circuit Stands Up for ... Child Abuse?

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  by  Jared Culver

The Ninth Circuit, always on the cutting edge of judicial madness, ruled that an alien cannot be deported after being convicted of driving drunk TWICE with his children in the vehicle. With Democrats in Congress debating amnesty for millions, including convicted criminals, this ruling is a good example of the reality behind the "glass half-full" messaging surrounding immigration and crime.

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House Subcommittee Releases First Look At Budget Reconciliation Amnesty

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On Friday night, the House Subcommittee on Immigration as part of the House Judiciary Committee released the blueprints for their disastrous and irreversible amnesty proposal - Democrats hope to add the amnesty to the massive $3,500,000,000,000 Budget Reconciliation Package which they hope to pass with a slim majority in the House, and just 50 Senators.

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CIS' Mark Krikorian Reflects on the Immigration Challenges Two Decades After Sept. 11

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Mark Krikorian recently made the case in his National Review column that “the 9/11 attacks were, at their heart, a failure of our immigration system.” His sentiment is backed by the opening words of the 9/11 Commission staff report, which stated - “It is perhaps obvious to state that terrorists cannot plan and carry out attacks in the United States if they are unable to enter the country.

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GOP/DEM Members Plan Meeting with Senate Parliamentarian to Discuss Amnesty in Bud. Rec. Package

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Today, the Senate Parliamentarian is expected to meet with GOP and Democrat officials to hear arguments over whether Democrats can include the nation's largest amnesty in the partisan $3,500,000,000,000 budget reconciliation package.

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Biden's Approval On Immigration Slips Drastically Over Past Few Months

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According to a recent Morning Consult poll for Politico, which surveyed 1,997 registered voters, Biden’s immigration policies have slipped 17 points in public opinion since April of this year. The August poll showed Biden receiving 55% opposition and just 36% support for his immigration agenda.

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74 Advocacy Groups Pen Letter to Mexican Prez. Asking Him to Refuse Migrants Returned Under MPP

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Just over six dozen U.S. and international advocacy groups recently penned a letter to the President of Mexico asking him to refuse any migrants now being returned to Mexico after the Supreme Court declined to halt a lower court's decision which mandated the reinstatement of "Remain in Mexico."

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