19 hrs ago
A Brief History of President Obama Not Having Any Friends
Once again, we're reminded that President Obama is aloof and hasn't made friends in Congress, even with his fellow Democrats, thanks to What is striking now is the way prominent Democrats' views of Mr. Obama's shortcomings are spilling out into public, and how resigned many seem that the relationship will never improve.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Daily Democrat
UPDATED at 11:20 a.m.: Shooting on Elliot Street in Woodland Monday morning
Jim Smith-Daily Democrat Woodland police investigate the scene of an apparent officer-involved shooting early Monday morning.
National Review Online
Mark Krikorian: Skilled Immigration: Not All It's Cracked Up to Be
But they share a bind spot with many conservative immigration skeptics: support for increases in skilled immigration.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Impeachment talk and obstructionism backfiring for Republicans
After months of attempting to block or repeal the Affordable Care Act and sabotaging any serious efforts at immigration reform, Republicans have now taken up the impeachment banner.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
National Public Radio
Two Ways President Obama Could Act On Immigration
Sometime before the end of summer, President Obama is expected to take executive action to address the nation's broken immigration system.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Obama vow to speed deportation of children at odds with public opinion
President Barack Obama's pledge to fast-track the deportation of migrant children from Central America is out of step with the opinion of a majority of Americans, who say the children should be allowed to stay in the United States, at least for a while.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
New York Daily News
Advocates are doubting President Obama's immigration promises
While advocates await executive action to provide deportation relief for at-risk immigrants, the Obama administration has established new procedures to rush deportation hearings for 'border children' Rep. Luis Gutierrez.
National Review Online
DHS Blames Border Surge on DACA Confusion in Spanish Language op-ed
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson wrote "an open letter to the parents of children crossing our southwest border" in which he explained that the children do not qualify for President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
National Review Online
Representative Luis Gutierrez predicted that two million new Latino voters would swamp the Republican Party when he was asked about the 2014 midterms.
Luis Gutierrez: Republicans Spreading 'Outright Lies' About Ebola And Migrant Children
Rep. Luis Gutierrez accused Republicans on Thursday of spreading "outright lies and exaggerations" during the current border crisis, particularly statements that unaccompanied minors from Central America might be bringing Ebola into the U.S. "The violence is rampant there and little children, toddlers, show up at our borders fleeing as refugees ... (more)
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Crooks and Liars
Ron Fournier Wants To Blow Up U.S. Politics, Because Both Sides
Ron Fournier's most recent column about the immigration debate and Mo Brooks' 'War on Whites' comment is an elegant illustration of what's wrong with The Village.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
New York Post
A murder on the Rio Grande
The voice on the other end of the line is exasperated. "It's insane," he wants America to know.
House Deportation Vote Won't Hurt GOP
A House vote on Friday to speed the deportation of illegal migrant children probably won't hurt the GOP in the midterm elections, The New York Times reported.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Does Huffington Post Immigration Reporter Elise Foley Hate American Children?
Elise Foley is the immigration reporter for the Huffington Post. This alone should give you enough information to predict her political opinions.
AWFUL! Dem Gutierrez Blasts GOP After Immigration Vote: "They...
After the House passed a bill last Friday to secure the southern border Democrat Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez lashed out at Republicans.
Pat Buchanan: Obama's Amnesty Would Finish 'Turning America Blue'
President Barack Obama is poised to grant amnesty to 5 million illegal immigrants because he wants transform the United States into a "multicultural, multilingual, multiethnic, borderless land," Pat Buchanan wrote in a commentary in Townhall .
'Only cowards scapegoat kids'
U.S. Rep. Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez, D-Ill., in a speech on the House floor Friday called out House Republicans, saying they are following a "script on immigration" from U.S. reps Michele Bachman and Steve King, and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, a Tea Party candidate from Texas in his first term.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Flashback: Rod Blagojevich, Luis Gutierrez, and the alleged FALN terrorist
The Chicago Sun-Times reports: A high-ranking official in Gov. [Rod Blagojevich]'s office spent nearly two years in a federal prison for refusing to aid a government terrorism probe into a series of bombings in Chicago and New York City.
The Beaumont Enterprise
House tumult shows immigration still flummoxes GOP
Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez, D-Ill., an immigration reform activist and member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, confers with Rep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., the ranking member of the House Appropriations Committee, at left, as the House Rules Committee meets to take the procedural steps to bring a new legislative package to the floor to deal with the ... (more)
Sat Aug 02, 2014
4. House passes $694 million border bill
In a late night vote after a bitterly partisan debate, the House of Representatives passed a $694 million border bill Friday, but the measure has no chance of becoming law.