Earlier this week in Ohio House Speaker Boehner stated, that the biggest impediment we have in moving immigration reform is the American people don’t trust the president to enforce or implement the law. Boehner has been more determined to move … Continue reading
Advocates warned House Republicans on Tuesday that they have until June 28 to take legislative action on immigration reform or face the consequences in the midterm elections.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Cooper wants Congress to get off the dime when it comes to immigration reform. Cooper, D-Nashville, not only co-sponsors a major immigration proposal, he recently signed a discharge petition to try and force House Republican leaders … Continue reading
While the Jews prepare to celebrate Passover and recall Moses’ demand of Pharaoh, immigration activists across the United States are planning demonstrations in Washington Saturday calling on President Obama to let their people stay.
GOP leaders on Capitol Hill apparently have already decided to punt rather than push ahead with their own immigration proposal, but that hasn’t stopped the chatter from the sidelines, especially from those who don’t like the leadership’s decision.
Republicans are often first in line to vote for farm subsidies. But when it comes to lending farmers a hand by modernizing the country’s guest-worker program, many hide in the corn stalks. A new study quantifies the costs of the … Continue reading
The U.S. has tired of its longest war, debating only the size of the small force it will leave behind, mostly for training purposes. The Taliban continues to have many strongholds in significant parts of the country. And Pakistan continues to … Continue reading
Tens of thousands of people in fear for their lives are sheltering inside six United Nations bases in the world’s youngest country, South Sudan. They have fled to these “safe havens” to escape the violence of a civil war that … Continue reading
Syria has shipped out 11% of its chemical weapons stockpile — falling far short of the February 5 deadline to have all such arms removed from the country, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons told CNN Wednesday.
Attempts to purge Muslims from parts of the war-torn Central African Republic have prompted “a Muslim exodus of historic proportions,” rights group Amnesty International warned Wednesday.