Accounts that U.S. border officials are facing a surge of Mexican immigrants claiming asylum by using a few key words prompted a top Republican senator to call for the pending immigration bill to be put on hold “until these abuses are ended.”
Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels doesn’t mince words. He’s angry that local law enforcement and the citizens who call the Southwest border home have been left out of the decision making process when it comes to security and immigration reform.
At 7 p.m. in the Ogemaw Heights High School auditorium, the Rose City community will learn the fate of seven West Branch-Rose City teachers who recently wrote letters in support of a colleague convicted of molesting a young student.
A slew of left-wing organizations, from think tanks to community groups to non-profits, have recently taken up the idea of a hike in the minimum wage. One group that has been particularly vocal — the Restaurant Opportunities Center — recently registered to lobby for the Fair Minimum Wage Act and has been hosting rallies in major cities to drum up support for a wage hike. It even attended a White House minimum wage strategy session in May.
Embattled Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner sent official documents from her government e-mail address to a personal account, according to House Oversight Committee chairman Darrell Issa and his colleague, Ohio congressman Jim Jordan.
The U.S. Department of Education’s “live-shooter” section doesn’t recommend that schools arm teachers or employ armed guards. It doesn’t even advise schools to add door locks for classrooms.
The governor of North Carolina, Pat McCrory, signed a voter ID bill into law yesterday.
North Carolina’s new law requires a person attempting to vote to show a (1) North Carolina driver’s license, (2) U.S. passport, or (3) military ID at the polls to cast their ballot. It also ends same-day voter registration and shortens the period for early voting from 17 days to 10 days.
Back in 1994, the cowboys used George Bush dummies at the Woodstown, Pennsylvania rodeo. For some reason, the liberals didn’t seem to mind this too much.
Talk show host Oprah Winfrey believes she was refused entry to the Hermes shop in Paris, France because she is black, and she is planning to discuss the incident when her TV show resumes later this year.