Tag Archives: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

“Dream Act” Snopes.Com version

Claim:   Implementation of Dream Act guidelines will grant amnesty to illegal aliens residing in the United States if they agree to enlist in the U.S. military or enter college. Obama Dictates: AMNESTY NOW! With the Stroke of a Pen Barack Obama Has Granted Amnesty to Virtually All Illegal Aliens… Read more »

Sheriff Joe fighting back against Leftist Assault

Grassfire Nation Update According to a just released Fox News report, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the self-proclaimed “Toughest Sheriff” is living up to his billing by digging in his heals and fighting back against the U.S. Department of Justice … Sheriff Joe, the report indicates, has “filed an appeal to a… Read more »

Immigration courtrooms silent during ICE review

By P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — In a trial of a politically divisive program, U.S. prosecutors in Denver and Baltimore are reviewing thousands of deportation cases to determine which illegal immigrants might stay in the country — perhaps indefinitely — so officials can reduce an overwhelming backlog… Read more »

Arrests of Immigrants With Criminal Records on the Rise

AP – Tuesday, November 03, 2009 LOS ANGELES — Immigration agents assigned to track down people who have ignored deportation orders have increasingly arrested immigrants with criminal records during the past year, new data show. Data from Immigration and Customs Enforcement show a shift from the prior three years, when… Read more »

ICE releases workers arrested in Washington raid

ICE releases workers arrested in Washington raid The Associated Press SEATTLE Many of the 28 workers arrested by immigration agents last month in a northwest Washington raid have been released and given permission to work, in another sign of how the Obama administration is handling illegal immigration differently than its… Read more »

The ‘usual suspects’

Our view: Racial profiling concerns, record number of federal prosecutions for immigration offenses leave a community feeling under siege February 24, 2009 There’s but one plausible explanation for the arrest of 24 Hispanic men by federal immigration agents outside a Fells Point convenience store in 2007 – racial profiling. A… Read more »