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Calvin Turnquest – the GOP Face of Legal Immigration (#FL18)

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 7:50pm 7/2/2014 at 7:50pm

Florida’s 18th Congressional District has an interesting contender: Calvin Turnquest.

Born in Nassau, Bahamas, Turnquest cites one of his proudest moments as taking the oath to become a United States citizen. A citizen by choice.

Having been through the tedious American immigration system, starting as an international college student at the University of...

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Surprise: Unaccompanied children crossing border may have right to stay

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 6:47pm 7/1/2014 at 6:47pm

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.

If you haven’t heard of it before now, you probably will as tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors flood across the border, having been “abandoned” by their parents in Central America.

A Legal Insurrection reader tipped us off to what could be a coming legal onslaught to give these...

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Obama Bypasses Congress On Immigration Reform

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Posted by    Monday, June 30, 2014 at 4:03pm 6/30/2014 at 4:03pm

In what appeared to be an attempt to divert the news cycle from another round of SCOTUS smackdowns, President Obama announced this afternoon that he will bypass Congress to enact “comprehensive immigration reform.” However, at no point did he discuss what his plan would entail.

Citing an attempt to work with Congress a...

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Call to Action: “Kansas is the battlefield. Remember Mississippi.”

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Posted by    Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 8:15pm 6/29/2014 at 8:15pm

The Mississippi Senate Runoff election was viewed by the media as the last, best chance for a Tea Party inspired Republican primary challenger to unseat a Republican incumbent in a primary.

But there remains the Kansas primary in which Dr. Milton Wolf is challenging Pat Roberts on August 5.

Legal Insurrection supports Dr....

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Terrorism Victims Take Innovative Approach Against Offending Nations

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Posted by    Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 7:29pm 6/26/2014 at 7:29pm

A group of terrorism victims is seeking unsatisfied court judgements. How do they plan to obtain the cash they were awarded? By taking over Iran’s internet.

At the helm are Israeli civil rights attorney, Nitsana Darshan-Leitner and Robert Tolchin of New York. Darshan-Leitner has won over  $1-billion in judgments, frozen more than $600-million in terrorist assets...

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Disassociating Border Security from Immigration Reform

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 7:00pm 6/25/2014 at 7:00pm

I never see an immigration conversation on the right that doesn’t include some form of, “but we must secure the border first!” And only once the border is secure are we free to discuss immigration reform in opaque generalities. To be clear, I don’t disagree that border security is the paramount...

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America’s New Workplace Standard is… France?

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:13pm 6/24/2014 at 4:13pm

Yesterday, President Obama announced America should aspire to be more like France when supplying employee benefits. The Washington Examiner reports:

“Other countries know how to do this,” Obama said. “If France can figure this out, we can figure it out.”

“Many women can’t even get a paid day off to give birth,” Obama...

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Last Call: #MSSen Chicanery and Final Updates

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Posted by    Monday, June 23, 2014 at 5:33pm 6/23/2014 at 5:33pm

Tomorrow Mississippi decides which Republican will face off against Democratic Challenger, Travis Childers, in the bid for a coveted U.S. Senate seat. Easily one of the most bizarre primary elections I’ve witnessed, the final campaign pushes have produced more oddities. Yes, more. 

McCain encourages vets to support...

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