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Court declares executive amnesty unconstitutional

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 4:47pm
Obama Immigration Executive Action Speech End

While a small group of Senate Republicans were busy causing procedural chaos over the #CRomnibus, a lower-profile court case bringing a direct challenge to the constitutionality of Obama’s “executive amnesty” was quietly making its way through the federal court system.

And guess what—the conservative position won.

Although the decision declaring executive amnesty...

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Creating New Democrats Through Immigration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 8:30am
childhood immigration flood

Obama’s immigration plan has been criticized by many conservatives as nothing more than a plan to create new voters for the Democratic Party. If that’s true, which is likely, what could be worse?

How about using taxpayer funds to do it?

Daniel Wiser of the Washington Free Beacon reports:

Taxpayer-Funded Immigrant Advocacy Group...

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Headline correction: “Ted Cruz makes his mark” (#CRomnibus)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10:30am
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The differing treatment of Ted Cruz and Elizabeth Warren pretty much sums up the state of implicit media bias.

Compare these two headlines from The Hill regarding Warren’s attempt to cajole the House into defeating the CRomnibus, with Ted Cruz’s similar effort in the Senate.

Warren made “her mark” and raised her...

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Should Republicans Call Obama’s Bluff on Shutting Down Gov’t over Amnesty? (Reader Poll)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 4:09pm
obama boehner government shutdown

Congress is under another tight funding deadline. Currently, the federal government is only funded until December 11. A spending bill must be passed by Thursday to avoid a government shutdown.

Thursday, John Boehner held a vote that passed legislation rebuking President Obama’s executive overreach on immigration. H.R. 5759 would’ve refused President Obama...

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17 States Sue Obama for Executive Amnesty

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 7:05pm
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Ask and you shall receive, conservatives—we’re suing the President again!

Texas Governor-Elect Greg Abbott is leading a 17-state coalition in a lawsuit challenging the legality of President Obama’s plan to grant executive amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants currently residing within our borders.

There are three main parts to the lawsuit: first,...

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“What if they held an election but America’s President said it didn’t count?”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 10:43am
Conservative Warchest Video

I just stumbled on this video from Conservative War Chest at FOX Nation and there’s only one word to describe it.

Brutal.

This spot goes after Obama, the Democratic Party and the liberal media. It perfectly captures the mood of conservative post-midterm America.

Check it out:

Here’s the description from Conservative War Chest:

Obama Putting at...

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White House – Illegal Immigrants Entitled to Social Security and Medicare

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 28, 2014 at 3:45pm
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According to a new report from FOX News, illegal immigrants who fit certain criteria set forth by Obama last week will be eligible for taxpayer funded programs:

Illegal immigrants to...

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Obama discovers “rule of law” in #Ferguson flames

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 8:30am
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The Ferguson verdict is in: No indictment.

The people who deserve the most sympathy in Ferguson are the parents of Michael Brown who lost their son. That makes them the biggest losers and I mean that in a sympa...

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Once upon a time, Hillary was against “an imperial presidency”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 1:30pm
Imperial Presidency

Wow. It’s not often that I can say it but this new video from the GOP is really powerful.

Whoever made this video deserves a promotion. The ad uses an audio track of Hillary Clinton criticizing George W. Bush’s so-called “imperial presidency.”

Via the Washington Free Beacon:

An Imperial Presidency

A new video released...

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Illegal Immigrant to CNN: I was inspired to cross the border by Obama

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 1:20pm
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Remember those “intended immigration consequences” I was talking about yesterday?

The word is out.

Brendan Bordelon of National Review captured this exchange on CNN:

Illegal Immigrant Tells CNN She Was Inspired to Cross Border by Obama Amnesty

“Did the possibility of immigration reform inspire you to come now?” CNN’s Alina Machado asked the Central...

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Why aren’t House Republicans suing over executive amnesty?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 11:30am
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Today the House GOP sued the Obama Administration in federal court over the Administration’s decision to make changes to the version of the Affordable Care Act that Congress passed.

From CNN:

The one-two punch from Boehner marks a new era of tension between Republicans who will officially take over Congress in January,...

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Executive amnesty? Say goodbye to secure communities.

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 21, 2014 at 2:49pm
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Last night, the President did more than bring illegal immigrants “out of the shadows” with his executive order. With the stroke of a pen, he made it harder for law enforcement officials to protect Americans from illegals who stick their heads out of the shadows to commit violent crimes.

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Obama’s Intended Immigration Consequences

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 21, 2014 at 10:14am
Obama Immigration Executive Action Speech End

You know who’s really excited about Obama’s new immigration plan? Future illegal immigrants.

Paul Bedard of the Washington Examiner reported:

ICE readies 2,400 beds for new spring surge of illegal immigrants through Texas

The Obama administration is bracing for another surge of illegal immigrants next spring, bringing online a family detention center that will...

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This driver saw it all coming

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 21, 2014 at 8:30am
Bumper Sticker - Houston TX - Feel Stupid Yet

Seems that this driver had advanced knowledge of last night’s immigration speech.

From a reader in Houston:

It seems people in TX are fed up with our Leader.

Taken in a Gun Store parking lot.

Thanks, Barbara

 
 
 

The Immigration Executive Order Liveblog

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 7:36pm
Obama Immigration Executive Action Speech

You can watch the announcement here at Legal Insurrection, or on the White House website.

We’re a little less than 30 minutes away from Obama’s big announcement on...

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Obama prepares to throw down the gauntlet

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 4:22pm
Obama Executive Order Immigration

For months Obama has been saying, “I’m gonna do it, I’m really gonna do it—unless of course you give me what I want.” He even told us the timing; it would be after the election.

In doing so, he will be keeping a promise to his radical base (Hispanic...

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Executive Immigration Action-palooza

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 8:30am
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I may have been born and raised in America, but I have an immigration story, too.

My grandma fled post-World War II Denmark with her family after the Nazis finally turned tail in May of 1945. After 3 tense years of uneasy collaboration and 2 of direct resistance against occupation, Denmark...

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