Candidate Hates Americans
if there's a backlash among New Hampshire voters to the negativity
soon enough," wrote Michelle Malkin about McCain. "McCain
was positively awful on immigration. He has not, not, not learned
his lesson," she continued.
||Townhall -- ABC -- January 6
Thought That Mitt Romney Won The debate."
Dick Morris is no friend
of Mitt Romney, and his declaration of Romney as the "winner"
tonight is the assessment that caught my eye. That's
called "an admission against interest," and it is very
significant. I think I know why. Every American ought
to respect John McCain's service, but it is very difficult to
like him. He went after Romney tonight like he went after
John Cornyn during the immigration debate. To disagree
with John McCain is to go on his enemies' list, especially when
you are pointing out his genuine political vulnerability of the
two McCain-Kennedy immigration bills, which many observers described
...John McCain seems incapable of not
making politics personal and bitter.
revives push against invaders
Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants to crack down
on illegal [aliens... criminals]
again - two years after he proposed a similar package that lawmakers
dismissed. -- The Republican governor signed executive orders
on Monday to give state agents a role in enforcing immigration
law and reviewing millions of driver's license photos for possible
abused illegals may get the boot
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security
is re-examining a longtime policy to let immigrant spouses remain
here when their abusive U.S. citizen or permanent- resident spouses
refuse to help them obtain legal status. -- Ana Bertha Arellano,
who runs her own Sacramento restaurant and cleans offices all
army battles drug gang near U.S. border
Monterrey, NL, Mex. -- Mexican troops
and police fought a fierce battle with suspected drug hit men
armed with grenades in a town near the U.S. border on Monday,
and one police officer was killed, witnesses and Mexican media
said. -- Soldiers fought around 20 armed men after being attacked
with grenades following a search of a suspected...
and its Gatekeepers: An explanation
The path to a full understanding of the
Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP) is guarded by gatekeepers.
-- "What is a Gatekeeper?" you ask. -- Think of it
in a physical sense? someone who stops you going through a gate.
If the gate is in a field of knowledge it is someone who stops
you learning what is at the next level of understanding...
News -- White Plains, New York
target high birth rate among Hispanic teens
There's been a long-term decline in teen
pregnancy for every ethnic group, but growing efforts are being
made to address an underlying trend: Hispanic girls have by far
the highest rate of teenage births in the state and the nation.
-- Bilingual counseling is an increasing part of programs aimed
at keeping girls in high school... [More
Paul means it
Ron Paul's latest ads address some
of the most basic problems of the modern illegal immigration
crisis. He's talking about ending the citizen child interpretation
of the 14th amendment, and using US troops to defend the border,
which if it's not their only mission, is certainly their most
Patrol agents seize 1,500 pounds of marijuana over weekend
Border Patrol agents seized 1,500 pounds
of marijuana in two incidents over the weekend. -- On Saturday
night near the village of Choulic on the Tohono O'odham Reservation,
agents spotted heavy footprints heading north that indicated
they were likely those of drug runners, said Mike Scioli, Border
Patrol Tucson Sector spokesman.
-- Boston Herald
bill could derail McCain's train
...Last spring McCain and the hero of
Chappaquiddick, with the help of La Raza, put together a grandiose
scheme to grant amnesty to millions upon millions of foreign
invaders. It was so outrageous they refused to hold hearings
on it. The bill went down in flames, twice, and so did McCain's
campaign for almost a year.
Viguerie says Huckabee win is bad news for GOP
..."Huckabee's approach to every
problem or perceived problem is to pass a law and launch another
government program. If you like President George W. Bush, you'll
love Mike Huckabee. -- If, on the other hand, you're a limited
government conservative in the grand tradition of Robert A. Taft,
Barry Goldwater, and Ronald Reagan..."
takes Rudy & Huck to school over amnesty
Of all the top tier candidates, Fred
Thompson is the only one who understands the true problems of
illegal immigration and what the meaning of amnesty is. Letting
those who commit a crime to come here and pay a fine to stay
here is Amnesty. -- Last nights ABC News debate spend a nice
amount of time on illegal immigration ...
Griz -- NolanChart.com
John McCain descending into madness?
In the ABC New Hampshire debate, John
McCain jeered at Paul, "We're going to miss you tomorrow
night, Ron". McCain was probably referring the upcoming
Fox News Roundtable (read: debate) from which Congressman Ron
Paul has been excluded despite that he is polling higher than
many of its invitees (14% in New Hampshire).
-- Los Angeles Times Blog
Paul launches eight-state ad blitz
After thousands of radio and TV ads bombarded
the early-voting states for months, Californians' ears are about
to be exposed to the biographical story of Paul, who's gained
growing attention in recent weeks for his amazing fundraising
success; Paul's fervent followers raised nearly $20 million in
the fourth quarter alone...
Mexican invader was the face of controversy
...Elvira Arellano, who eluded deportation
by holing up in a Chicago church, became a national and international
symbol of the illegal immigration debate. -- Now back in her
native Mexico, the single, unemployed mother struggles to balance
activism and survival...
-- New Haven Video Report Included
memorial vandalized again
For the second time in a little over
a week, vandals have struck at a Vietnam war memorial and this
time the damage is even harder to clean up. -- Seeing the black
spray paint on the memorial is painful to the veterans who went
down to Long Wharf Saturday. For some reason, vandals have targeted
the Vietnam War Memorial... [Video
Canyon Country, Calif.
sponge $37 million from L. A. County in November
New statistics from the Department of
Public Social Services reveal that illegal aliens and their families
in Los Angeles County collected over $37 million in welfare and
food stamp allocations in November 2007 up $3 million dollars
from September, announced Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael
D. Antonovich. [Related
-- Columbia, South Carolina
dominates GOP issues in S.C.
Expect the rhetoric over illegal immigration
to heat up as the Jan. 19 S.C. GOP primary draws near with candidates
reacting to voter concerns about the state's fast-growing Hispanic
population. -- Polls have shown immigration is more important
to Republican voters in South Carolina than it is to Democrats.
NJ Council discusses dealing with invaders
...Illegal immigration promises to remain
an issue in the borough this year, if comments from some members
of the governing body are any indication. -- "We are all
painfully aware of how Freehold Borough has been victimized by
the nationwide illegal immigration problem," Wilson said.
Morning Star -- Millinocket, Maine Jan Herron
the "Straight Talk Express" to the border
Governor Romney has succeeded in pulling
back the curtain to expose a bitter, harsh, calculating, mean-spirited,
attack driven, dishonest and hollow old Senator who has pushed
for amnesty time after time. McCain is reaping what he has sewn.
The worst part for Senator McCain is that everyone knows that...
recruits out-of-staters to pack rally
Reporters who walked into this Nashua
high school today were immediately struck by the crowd - there
are visibly more people here for Sen. Hillary Clinton than were
here for Sen. Barack Obama yesterday in the same location. --
The Clinton crowd was loud and boisterous and their foot-stomping
lawmakers lining up on immigration bills
...With the 2008 General Assembly session
opening Wednesday, some advocates seeking a crackdown on illegal
immigrants say enough with the studying. It's time, they say,
to pass meaningful laws combating the problem. -- "It's
sad to say that it takes a tragedy for them," meaning the
General Assembly, "to correct the problems..."
called plan 'amnesty' in 2003
Sen. John McCain's Straight Talk Express
may have derailed in the New Hampshire debates. -- In [Sunday's]
Fox News presidential forum, the GOP hopeful denied charges he
favored an immigration-reform plan that offered amnesty to millions
of illegal aliens...
by Fox, Paul holds own N.H. forum
Shut out of a GOP presidential candidate
forum sponsored by Fox News, Ron Paul staged his own televised
town hall meeting today in which he fielded questions from undecided
voters two days before the key primary election here. -- The
Lake Jackson Republican congressman faced a range of questions
from the audience... [Related
who helped run Cobb meth lab to serve life
A man connected to the first meth superlab
found in Georgia was sentenced to life in prison Thursday. --
The lab was found in a quiet residential neighborhood in Smyrna
in February 2005. -- U.S. District Court Judge Clarence Cooper
sentenced Alfredo Santiago Moreno to life. He was convicted in
April after a one-week trial...