News

ICE to Focus More on Sanctuary Cities

Published:  

Thomas Homan, acting director of ICE, said during an interview that he is planning on dedicating more agents and resources to arrest illegal criminal aliens in sanctuary jurisdictions. Homan revealed that he had been approved to hire 10,000 new agents and plans on sending them to the 300 sanctuary jurisdictions who refuse to work with ICE and have denied their detainer requests.

News

Rep. Graves Leads Effort Against DACA Amendment

Published:  

Rep. Tom Graves (R-Ga.) is working with several House Republicans to strip Rep. Pete Aguilar’s (D-Calif.) amendment that would allow illegal aliens who receive the unconstitutional DACA executive amnesty to compete with American workers for jobs with the federal government. The amendment was passed by a voice vote as part of the FY18 Financial Services and General Government spending bill.

News

House Appropriations Committee Allows DACA Amnesty Recipients to Compete with Americans for Federal Jobs

Published:  

The House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment late Thursday night that would allow illegal aliens who receive the unconstitutional DACA executive amnesty to compete with American workers for jobs with the federal government. The amendment, offered by Rep. Pete Aguilar (D-Calif.), was part of the FY18 Financial Services and General Government spending bill and was passed by a voice vote.

News

House DHS Spending Bill Includes Enforcement Funding

Published:  

The House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee approved a 2018 spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security that includes funding to increase border security and strengthen interior enforcement. The spending bill would fund many of the top priorities listed in Pres. Trump’s Jan. 25 immigration executive orders.

News

Report: DHS Secretary says DACA's Future Uncertain

Published:  

At a meeting with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus DHS Sec. John Kelly reportedly said he can’t promise that the Administration will defend the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program if challenged in court. 10 states are threatening to include DACA in a pending lawsuit if the Administration does not begin the phase out the program by September 5th.

Blog

Why Does the Government Give Financial Incentives to Bypass Teen Job Applicants?

Jeremy Beck's picture

Published:  

  by  Jeremy Beck

Nolan White and his friends wanted to earn some money this summer. Their first idea didn't pan out so they got creative and came up with a plan to sell bottled water near the museums and monuments in Washington D.C. They didn't know they needed a permit. By the end of the day, the three teenagers had been handcuffed by undercover officers. Instead of joining the labor force, White and his two friends became part of the national debate about disparities in policing (the teenagers are black).

News

Sen. Tillis Demanding an Increase in H-2B Visas

Published:  

Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) has threatened to put a hold on Pres. Trump’s USCIS director nominee, Lee Francis Cissna, until DHS Secretary Kelly increases the number of H-2B visas available for this year. In the latest omnibus spending bill, Congress granted authority to DHS to approve 70,000 additional H-2B visas over the current cap of 66,000.

Pages