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Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Part of Trump’s Immigration Order on Sanctuary Cities

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 7:10pm 4/25/2017 at 7:10pm

A federal judge in California blocked a portion of President Trump’s January Immigration Executive Order Tuesday.

Jude William H. Orrick of United States District Court for the Northern District of California targeted the Trump administration’s promise to cut federal funding from “sanctuary cities” or cities who refused to cooperate with federal law...

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AG Sessions & Sec. of Homeland Security Kelly visit San Diego

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 4:30pm 4/23/2017 at 4:30pm
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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a stop in my hometown on Friday. During the visit, he urged cities and other government jurisdictions with sanctuary policies to reconsider and work with federal law enforcement to identify criminals who should be deported.

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Trump To Sign “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order Today

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 4:00pm 4/18/2017 at 4:00pm
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President Trump is set to sign a “Buy American, Hire American” Executive Order today that is expected to direct federal agencies to buy American when possible and to refocus the H-1B visa program to discourage companies from replacing American workers with lower paid foreign workers.  Rather than a new set of...

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Sanctuary city mayor: police would be seen as ‘occupying force’ if enforced immigration laws

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 8:30am 4/6/2017 at 8:30am

On Wednesday night, Virgil Bernero, the mayor of sanctuary city Lansing, Michigan, told Tucker Carlson that if his police force were to enforce immigration laws, it would be seen as an “occupying force.”

An incredulous Tucker responded, “people come into your country illegally, your job is to enforce the laws as a...

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California Senate passes controversial “Sanctuary State” Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 8:30am 4/5/2017 at 8:30am
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One of my favorite TV shows airing this season is “Feud“, which depicts the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) during their collaboration on the psychological thriller, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Another legendary feud is currently taking place between President Donald Trump and California’s...

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Trump Immigration Enforcement Spurs Gang Tattoo Removal Boom

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 8:41pm 4/2/2017 at 8:41pm
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One of the industries that has been most impacted by the aftermath of the 2016 election has been the tattoo removal business.

At the end of last year, Kemberlee Kaye noted that many millennials were consulting plastic surgeons to remove now unwanted body art.

As we head toward President Trump’s 100th day in...

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Sanctuary City Mayor: Trump Trying to Make Us ‘Fugitive Slave Catchers’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 10:30am 4/2/2017 at 10:30am
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An Al Sharpton guest has the early lead for today’s most simultaneously inflammatory and nonsensical statement.

Ras Baraka, mayor of Newark, NJ, said that in clamping down on sanctuary cities such as his, the Trump administration is “trying to intimidate us into being what I’ve called fugitive slave catchers.”

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Tucker Spars With Massachusetts State Senator Over Sanctuary Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/1/2017 at 3:00pm
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In the wake of a Massachusetts state representative tipping off illegal aliens about pending ICE raids, Tucker Carlson interviewed MA state senator Jamie Elderidge to discuss this plus pending legislation to make Massachusetts a “sanctuary state.”

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In California, surprising battle lines being drawn over Trump immigration policies

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 10:00am 3/30/2017 at 10:00am
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It probably comes as no surprise that California’s politicians are doubling down against President Trump’s immigration law enforcement policies.

State and local leaders in California struck a defiant tone Monday, saying they would continue to protect people in the country illegally despite an announcement by...

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Funding Trump’s Border Wall May Complicate the Looming Budget Showdown

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 4:15pm 3/28/2017 at 4:15pm

On the heels of the failed GOP health care bill, Republicans on the Hill have two new battles: tax reform and avoiding a government shutdown. I detailed the tax reform fight Sunday.

Funding for Trump’s border wall could complicate the looming budget showdown. Among the options for avoiding yet another government shutdown...

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AG Sessions: Local Governments Refusing to Properly Communicate with Feds on Immigration Could Lose Funding

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 27, 2017 at 4:00pm 3/27/2017 at 4:00pm
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Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions urged state and local governments to participate fully with federal officials in immigration matters.

Failure to do so, he said, could result in loss of federal funding.

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California may divest from companies building Trump’s wall

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 7:00am 3/25/2017 at 7:00am
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While California’s Governor Jerry Brown is in Washington, D.C., asking for the Trump administration for funding to help pay for storm damage repair and train construction, the state’s legislators have been busy working against the American President.

The border wall is the cornerstone of President Trump’s campaign platform. This week, Sacramento politicians...

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The Judicial Insurrection against Trump’s Presidency

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 9:40pm 3/18/2017 at 9:40pm
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After the 9th Circuit refused to vacate a TRO issued by a federal judge in Washington State as to Donald Trump’s first executive order, I suggested that those judicial decisions not only were legally unjustified, they presented a threat to Trump’s lawful executive powers and that dropping and reworking the executive...

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Bid Notice: Trump’s Mexican wall to be 30-feet tall and look good from north

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 5:00pm 3/18/2017 at 5:00pm

Things are moving fast on the Mexican border.

Or at least, the planning is moving fast.

According to AP, contract proposal solicitations specify a 30-foot wall that is hard to cut through and only looks good from...

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Reuters: Mexicans increasingly heading for Canada

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 1:30pm 3/18/2017 at 1:30pm

The Trump administration’s renewed enforcement of current immigration laws is having an impact beyond actual deportations.

Illegal immigration from Mexico appears to be in decline as fewer people are being detained crossing the border.

Another effect appears to be Mexicans increasingly heading to Canada, after Canada eased restrictions just as Trump was increasing...

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Hawaii TRO and 9th Circuit En Banc Denial effectively strip Trump of executive powers (Update – Maryland too)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 10:05pm 3/15/2017 at 10:05pm
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Two big developments on judicial usurpation of presidential immigration and national security powers.

The federal district court in Hawaii issued a TRO and the 9th Circuit denied en banc hearing of the first appeal. Both Orders are embedded in full at the bottom of this post.

The net result is that Trump has...

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Hawaii Files Lawsuit to Block Trump’s New Immigration Executive Order

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:00pm 3/8/2017 at 4:00pm
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And there it is! Hawaii has become the first to file a lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s revised executive order on six nations. From The Hill:

“The Executive Order means that thousands of individuals across the United States and in Hawai‘i who have immediate family members living in the affected countries will...

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