Posts Tagged ‘ illegal aliens ’

Congressman Goodlatte: Feds Releasing Thousands Of Illegal Criminals Into Cities

Apr 15th, 2015 | By

Congressman Bob Goodlatte, who chairs the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing yesterday and grilled ICE Director Sarah Saldana on the release of thousands of criminals by the Obama Administration. Goodlatte noted in his opening statement that ICE had knowingly released 30,558 criminal aliens from jail in 2014. These criminals had amassed nearly 80,000 convictions, including 250 homicides, 186 kidnappings and 373 sexual assaults.

Congressman Gowdy Introduces Internal Enforcement Bill

Mar 26th, 2015 | By

“For decades, Americans have been promised a secure border and an immigration system that works for all Americans,” said Gowdy. “Those promises have not been kept and both political parties bear responsibility for that. This legislation allows state and local governments to assist in the enforcement of our federal immigration laws. By doing so, we remove the ability of this or future Presidents – of either party – to systematically shut down portions of the law to suit their political purposes.”

Sen. Sasse Introduces Amnesty Bonuses Elimination Act

Mar 25th, 2015 | By
Nebraska Senate candidate Ben Sasse and GING-PAC chairman William J. Murray discuss the November, 2014 general election during a meeting in Washington, DC

Presidents should enforce the laws—not unilaterally rewrite them—and it’s time for Congress to hold this Administration accountable,” said Sasse. “By preventing this Administration from issuing new Social Security Numbers to illegal aliens, the ABE Act would help restore the rule of law and save taxpayers billions of dollars.”

White House Ignores Senator Lankford Immigration Request

Mar 10th, 2015 | By

“Immigration enforcement is not a political issue – it is an important national security issue that requires clear direction,” said Lankford. “Our ICE and DHS families face tremendous pressure; comments like this create more confusion and stress about their responsibilities. Federal law enforcement officials should not constantly second-guess their task as they face dangerous split-second decisions every day. Despite no response from the White House, we will continue to press this matter.”

Sen. Cruz: Court Decision Major Victory For Rule Of Law, Senate Democrats Should Look Hard At This Ruling  

Feb 18th, 2015 | By

This is a major victory for the rule of law; the District Court’s ruling states that President Obama must now stop implementing these policies in ‘any and all aspects.’ Last summer we saw a humanitarian crisis on our southern border that was a direct consequence of Obama’s previous amnesty. Republicans are now standing together to try to ensure that it never happens again.

Obama’s Illegal Amnesty Edict Encourages Illegal Voters!

Feb 13th, 2015 | By

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach appeared on “Fox And Friends” yesterday to discuss Obama’s illegal amnesty edict and the inevitability of illegals voting in American elections. The unconstitutional edict permits 5 million illegals to stay in the U.S. and allows them to get social security numbers and driver’s licenses. Both of these documents can be used to register to vote in American elections – but non-citizens by law are forbidden from voting.

Pat Caddell Poll: Republicans Face Problems If They Fail To Oppose Obamamnesty Plan

Jan 6th, 2015 | By

Republican voters want the GOP leadership in the Senate and House to vigorously oppose Obama’s agenda, not “compromise” with him or raise the white flag of surrender every time there’s a confrontation. If anything, the elections of 2014 sent a loud message to Obama, Democrats and the GOP.

ACLJ Represents 27 Members of Congress In Challenging President Obama’s Flawed Immigration Action

Dec 17th, 2014 | By

The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional law, announced yesterday it is representing 27 Members of Congress – led by Sen. Ted Cruz, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee and Rep. Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.

Sen. Cruz Invokes Cicero’s Words Against President Obama’s Lawlessness

Nov 21st, 2014 | By

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, today spoke on the Senate floor harkening back to Cicero’s famous warning to the citizens of Rome. Over 2,000 years later, the words are powerfully relevant to our current President’s lawlessness. When, President Obama, do you mean to cease abusing our patience? How long is that madness of yours still to mock us? When is there to be an end of that unbridled audacity of yours, swaggering about as it does now,” Sen. Cruz asked.

Gohmert/Bachmann React To Obama’s Illegal Alien Amnesty Speech

Nov 21st, 2014 | By

“[The executive order] is such an offense to the Constitution, and by the way, Sean, it is so offensive to the African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans who have an enormously high unemployment rate. This president has come in and said, ‘you know what, for political gain, I am going to give 5 million people the authority to work here, even though that’s illegal, I’m going to do it.’ And that’s going to leave 5 million people out in the cold.”