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ACLU Sues as Jeff Sessions Wins 'Dramatic' Drop in Migrant Asylum

ACLU Sues as Jeff Sessions Wins 'Dramatic' Drop in Migrant Asylum

The ACLU is suing Attorney GeneralJeff Sessions because his asylum reforms are causing a "dramatic" drop in the number of economic migrants who pass the initial credible-fear test needed to win asylum and get jobs in the United States.

DHS Nielsen Cuts Number of 'Overstay' Illegals in 2017

DHS Nielsen Cuts Number of 'Overstay' Illegals in 2017

PresidentDonald Trump's immigration push has gained an 8 percent cut on the number of foreigners who illegally overstayed their tourist, business or temporary work visas during 2017, says a new report by the Department of Homeland Security.

NBC: Progressives Try to Create 'Gender Fluid' Children

NBC: Progressives Try to Create 'Gender Fluid' Children

A small number of pro-transgender parents are trying to prevent their young boys and girls from learning the basic cultural and biological facts needed to navigate puberty and adulthood, according to NBC news.

House GOP Pins 167 Democrats With 'Abolish ICE' Vote

House GOP Pins 167 Democrats With 'Abolish ICE' Vote

GOP legislators wrapped the unpopular "Abolish ICE!" campaign around House Democrats on Wednesday, by forcing a floor vote where 167 Democrats abstained or voted against a resolution praising the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.

Obama: Abolish the Nation-State!

Obama: Abolish the Nation-State!

Former President Barack Obama told an African audience that voters' preferences for their own nation are no excuse for keeping nation-states and that all governments should welcome migrants who are "striving for a better life.

Democrats Use Healthcare Worries Against Kavanaugh

Democrats Use Healthcare Worries Against Kavanaugh

Progressive leaders and top Democrats are using the public's worries abouthealthcare to deep six PresidentDonald Trump'snomination ofJudge Brett Kavanaughto the U.S. Supreme Court.

College-Grad Salaries Eroded by Hidden Army of 1.5 Million Visa-Workers

College-Grad Salaries Eroded by Hidden Army of 1.5 Million Visa-Workers

Salaries for American college-graduates are barely keeping pace with inflation, but the editor of an influential progressive website says the government should print an unlimited number of visas for foreign college-graduates so they can compete for white-collar jobs in the United States.

College-Grad Salaries Cut by Hidden Army of 1.5 Million Visa-Workers

College-Grad Salaries Cut by Hidden Army of 1.5 Million Visa-Workers

Salaries for American college-graduates are barely keeping pace with inflation, but the editor of an influential progressive website says the government should print an unlimited number of visas for foreign college-graduates so they can compete for white-collar jobs in the United States.

WSJ: Wages for Interns Rise in Hot Economy

WSJ: Wages for Interns Rise in Hot Economy

President Donald Trump's "Hire American" economy is pressuring companies to raise wages for interns, create job-trainingprograms, and open up opportunities for middle-ranking students, says a report by the Wall Street Journal.

Report: AG Sessions Is Rewriting Asylum Regulations

Report: AG Sessions Is Rewriting Asylum Regulations

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is drafting a regulation that will narrow the asylum rules and likely deter many migrants from seeking asylum in the United States, according to Vox.com.

Ryan's Business-First Amnesty Crushed, Gets Only 121 Votes

Ryan's Business-First Amnesty Crushed, Gets Only 121 Votes

House Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty bill got only 121 GOP votes in the House, marking a huge defeat despite his earlier effort to gain votes from business-first legislators by offering to add two huge visa-worker programs.

Trump Tweet Deflates Ryan's Amnesty Push

Trump Tweet Deflates Ryan's Amnesty Push

President Donald Trump deflated House Speaker Paul Ryan's pending amnesty bill Thursday night with a Tweet saying that Democrats will block any amnesty deal.

Ryan Pulls Amnesty, Promises Changes and Vote Next Week

Ryan Pulls Amnesty, Promises Changes and Vote Next Week

House Speaker Paul Ryan cancelled the planned Friday vote on his amnesty bill, and will add some business-first and populist concessions to help win votes prior to a debate and vote next week, leaders announced just before 7:00 pm.

Trump's Migration E.O: Prosecute Migrants and Challenge 'Flores' Loophole

Trump's Migration E.O: Prosecute Migrants and Challenge 'Flores' Loophole

President Donald Trump's new Executive Order does not back down on his "zero tolerance" enforcement of border laws, and it directs his lawyers to challenge the 1997 Flores court settlement which forces the Department of Homeland Security to release migrants with kids in just 20 days.

Three Airlines Oppose Flying Migrants' Kids to Safe Shelters

Three Airlines Oppose Flying Migrants' Kids to Safe Shelters

Three national airlines have announced they oppose the transport of migrants' children from the so-called "cages" in spartan border-facilities to the government's safe dormitory-like shelters in California, New York and other states.

Dick Durbin to GOP: 'Be Unafraid of Breitbart'

Dick Durbin to GOP: 'Be Unafraid of Breitbart'

The Democratic Party's leading amnesty advocate in the Senate is urging Republicans to "be unafraid of Breitbart" and to oppose the President's enforcement of popularborder laws.

Business Slams Popular Reforms in Ryan's Immigration Amnesty

Business Slams Popular Reforms in Ryan's Immigration Amnesty

Three business groups are denouncing House Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty bill for making modest and popular cuts to the legal immigrationprograms whichprovide business with extra consumers, renters,and workers.

Kochs, Roundtable, Chamber, Slam Ryan's Immigration Amnesty

Kochs, Roundtable, Chamber, Slam Ryan's Immigration Amnesty

Three business groups are denouncing House Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty bill for making modest and popular cuts to the legal immigrationprograms whichprovide business with extra consumers, renters,and workers.

Cruz Offers Bill to End Swamp Anguish Over Migrant Children

Cruz Offers Bill to End Swamp Anguish Over Migrant Children

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has drafted a "Protect Kids and Parents Act" that would endthe separation of migrant parents from their children and would offer emotional solace to the many Democrats, Hollywood figures and establishment GOP players who are urging that something be done.

Trump to Meet Tuesday With GOP Reps To Talk Amnesty, Wall, Immigration

Trump to Meet Tuesday With GOP Reps To Talk Amnesty, Wall, Immigration

President Donald Trump will meet with House GOP legislators on Tuesday to talk about the two pending amnesty bills in the House, WhiteHouse officials say. Trump will likely use the meeting to show legislators that he is willing to take the political gamble of supporting the two bills, both of which combine sweeping changes in immigration laws plus cuts to immigration numbers with an unpopular amnesty.

Ryan's Amnesty Plan Compromises Trump's Four Pillars

Ryan's Amnesty Plan Compromises Trump's Four Pillars

House Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty plan compromises on several key elements of PresidentDonald Trump's 'four pillars' immigration reform, even thoughRyan says his plan would implementthe President's populist vision.

'Moderates' Reject Amnesty Compromise, Deny Border Upgrades

'Moderates' Reject Amnesty Compromise, Deny Border Upgrades

So-called "moderate" Republicans have rejected proposals to combine their amnesty with popular immigration reforms, including greater use of E-Verify, and border-law changes to reduce migration of people fromCentral America, says a report in Politico.

Progressives Enraged by AG Sessions' Reform of Asylum Law

Progressives Enraged by AG Sessions' Reform of Asylum Law

Pro-migration advocates turned their outrage meter up to max after Attorney General Jeff Sessions reversed President Barack Obama's rules allowing Central Americans to get asylum if they say they are threatened by domestic violence or by gang violence.

Amnesty Dispute Exposes Fight Over Labor, Immigration Numbers

Amnesty Dispute Exposes Fight Over Labor, Immigration Numbers

Fundamental disputes over the scale of legal immigration and border security are stalling the push by GOP leaders for a quick amnesty deal that could allow some form of legal status to at least 1.8 million young illegals.

Ryan's No-Details Amnesty Leaves GOP Reps to Argue Over Wall, Border Security

Ryan's No-Details Amnesty Leaves GOP Reps to Argue Over Wall, Border Security

President Donald Trump wants a concrete-and-steel border wall, but the scant details about Speaker Paul Ryan's amnesty briefing on Thursday prompted intra-party debates over the design, funding,and priority of the border-barrier project, according to reports from CapitolHill.

Steve King Sounds Alarm: Estb. Is Stampeding GOP Towards Amnesty Cliff

Steve King Sounds Alarm: Estb. Is Stampeding GOP Towards Amnesty Cliff

The House GOP leadership is trying to stampede Republicans into supporting an open-ended amnesty bill that will not curb immigration, but which will instead import more foreign professionals to the get the well-paid jobs sought by American college-graduates,sources tell Breitbart News.

Paul Ryan Talks Up Wages, Downplays Amnesty Petition

Paul Ryan Talks Up Wages, Downplays Amnesty Petition

House Speaker Paul Ryan is praising the wage growth in President Donald Trump's economy, marking a huge shift from his prior 'economic-growth-first' rhetoric to justifycheap-labor immigration.

Trump Jumps Wages for Jeff Bezos' Warehouse Workers

Trump Jumps Wages for Jeff Bezos' Warehouse Workers

The nation's 800,000 warehouseworkers have won a 9.4 percent pay increase amid President Donald Trump's pro-American migration policy, forcing Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to raise wages for his many warehouse employees.

Sen. McCain Endorses Discharge Amnesty Push

Sen. McCain Endorses Discharge Amnesty Push

Ailing Sen. John McCain has tweeted his support for the business-backed campaign to pass a bipartisan amnesty bill through the House via the discharge-petition process.

Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump on Slow Wage Growth

Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump on Slow Wage Growth

Democratic leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi is hitting President Donald Trump in a soft spot -- the slow growth of Americans' wages in a go-go economy.

Study: Immigration Costs GOP 5 States, 11 House Seats

Study: Immigration Costs GOP 5 States, 11 House Seats

Business donors' demands for mass immigration have cost the GOP five statesin presidential elections and 11 House seats in congressional elections, according to a new study by pro-immigrationeconomists.

Small Business Reporting Record Wage Increases

Small Business Reporting Record Wage Increases

One-third of small businesses are raising wages in the tight economy, setting a record level of pay increases, says a new report by the National Federation of IndependentBusiness.

Report: Summer Hiring is Raising Voters' Wages Before Election

Report: Summer Hiring is Raising Voters' Wages Before Election

Almost half of hourly-wageemployers will "offer the maximum hourly wage they feel their business can afford" this summer, up from just one-third of employers in 2017,says a survey of 1,000 employers by Snag, a job-advertising firm.

Asylum Loopholes Deliver 400,000 Migrants to U.S. Employers

Asylum Loopholes Deliver 400,000 Migrants to U.S. Employers

Congress' border loopholes for asylum seekers have delivered more than 400,000 migrants into Americans' workplaces, reducing free-market pressure on employers and investors toraise wages for blue-collar Americans.

GOP Leaders Meet With Trump Today on Immigration, Wages

GOP Leaders Meet With Trump Today on Immigration, Wages

President Donald Trump will meet with GOP leaders this afternoon to talk about immigration, amid growing pressure from business leaders to approve a big amnesty that will block wage increases for his own 2018 voters.

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