Saturday, November 8, 2008
Court: Quit saying 'illegal aliens'
Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Ruth McGregor stirred up a hornet's nest by endorsing a demand from the Hispanic Bar Association to censor words and phrases such as "illegal aliens" and "illegal immigrants" and substitute "foreign nationals" in court documents...
|National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers
Mexicans quick to meddle after Hussein Obama is elected
Mexico’s Chancellor (Sec. of State) Patricia Espinosa said that they intend to maintain contact with Barak Obama’s transition team to talk at all levels about issues such as immigration and the Merida initiative. They will also seek to schedule a meeting between Felipe Calderon and Obama as soon as possible because "something much more important and bigger than a long border unites us." [More Mexican meddling]
|WAPT-TV-- Jackson, Mississippi
Who's accountable for illegal alien workers?
Laurel, Miss. -- On Aug. 25, one of the largest illegal [alien] raids in U.S. history took place at Howard Industries in Laurel. -- Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 595 workers at the electrical transformer plant...
|Arizona Republic -- Phoenix
With local police support, Arizona deportations soar
The federal government deported nearly 73,000 illegal immigrants from Arizona in the past fiscal year, a record number that immigration officials said resulted largely from state and local authorities being allowed to enforce immigration laws...
|Atty. Mike Templo -- ABS-CBN News -- Philippines
Barack Obama's approach to U.S. immigration
After witnessing history in the making with the recent result of this month's U.S. presidential elections, I've been asked by people how [illegal alien] Filipinos in the U.S. will be affected by the approach of the new administration of President-elect Barack Obama to U.S. immigration...
|Jim Kouri, CPP -- NewsWithViews.com
Obama and ACORN menaces set sights on gun owners
ACORN, the publicly funded national organization linked to voter fraud in several states is now actively interfering with the exercise of firearm civil rights in New Jersey, and the Second Amendment Foundation is calling for an immediate federal investigation...
Supremes await response to Berg's writ of certiorari from Obama, DNC, others
Philip J. Berg, Esquire, the Attorney who filed suit against Barack H. Obama challenging Senator Obama’s lack of “qualifications” to serve as President of the United States filed a Writ of Certiorari in the United States Supreme Court on October 30, 2008, requesting review of the United States District Court...
||Walter Moore, Candidate For Mayor of Los Angeles
'MEChA-Boy' Villaraigosa afraid to debate Walter Moore?
When Villaraigosa filed his papers this week to run for re-election, he opted not to participate the City's matching funds program. -- Regular readers of my newsletter will recall I predicted this. Why? Simple: he is afraid to debate me....
2008 sees most new U.S. citizens in more than 100 years
More than 1 million people took the Oath of Allegiance and became U.S. citizens during fiscal 2008, the largest number in the 100 years the government has been keeping records, according to the Department of Homeland Security...
||Glenn Spencer -- American Border Patrol
As I See It: Obama and illegal immigration
Can you imagine President Obama moving to legalize 15 million illegal aliens in the middle of the greatest recession the nation has seen since 1929? With unemployment rising and millions looking for work, he wouldn't dare add to the legal work force!
|Joe Guzzardi -- VDare.com
"Racist" Western Pennsylvania not roiled by immigration wave -- yet
I'm filing my post-election analysis from right here in the heart of "racist" western Pennsylvania where we "bitter" voters desperately "cling to guns or religion or antipathy" to people who "aren't like" us, along with our notorious "anti-immigrant, anti-trade sentiment."
Obama's American Dream: Servitude
"When you choose to serve -- whether it's your nation, your community or simply your neighborhood -- you are connected to that fundamental American ideal that we want life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness not just for ourselves, but for all Americans. That's why it's called the American dream," declares Obama on the newly fashioned Office of the President-Elect website.
Possible cross border tunnel found in San Luis Mexico
A Mexican national has been arrested in San Luis, Ariz., in connection to a possible cross-border tunnel that was discovered on Thursday morning. -- According to agent Karla Davalos, a spokeswoman for the Yuma sector Border Patrol, the agency received information regarding the possibility of a tunnel at a home on the east side of San Luis, Ariz.... [See this aerial shot from ABP]
|KTAR -- Phoenix
No words banned in Arizona courtrooms
Reports that the words "illegal" and "alien" have been banned from Arizona court rooms are false, according to an Arizona Supreme Court official. -- "That is not true," said Car Gerchick, communications director for the court. "Those words have not been banned from Arizona courtrooms."
|San Antonio Express-News
Customs and Border Patrol delays building sections of fence
Brownsville, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection is putting off construction of 14 miles of border fence in what Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, said Friday is an indication parts of the fence in Texas may not stand under the next administration...
|Pat Buchanan -- VDare.com
An unnecessary defeat?
Why did John McCain lose? -- Let's start with those "headwinds" into which he was flying. -- The president of the United States, the leader of his party, was at Nixon-Carter levels of approval, 25 percent, going into Election Day...