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  • The Possible Invasion. What If The Masses Of Illegal Aliens Make Their Way Into San Diego? Business Owners Must Be Very Worried.

    01/19/2021 3:23:13 PM PST · by TealsGuy17 · 43 replies
    Yes, we could be in for a worse case scenario regarding what may happen at the border and there onward. Can you just imagine if,lets say about 500,000 South Americans make their way into Southern California over a three to four week period. Anyone living in at least Los Angeles county must be in fear. Remember what we saw in the Santa Monica riots? Could something like this happen again? And what about Wal Marts and Targets? They have not brought this up in cable news yet, but god forbid this next invasion has a field day with much of...
  • Incitement! Migrant Says Biden Told Them to Storm the Border

    01/19/2021 2:30:53 PM PST · by Kaslin · 27 replies
    Rush ^ | January 19, 2021 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: We have a little sound bite here I want to play for you. Today on CNN, they had video of an unidentified “migrant from Honduras” talking about why he’s coming to the United States as part of “the caravan.” You know, the Biden campaign, the Biden team, the Biden whatever has told these guys, “No, no, no, no! “You don’t come now. You’re not gonna come here. You’re just gonna embarrass us. You can’t come now. You gotta say where you are. We’ll give you the go signal, but it’s not now! It’s not now. You can’t come now.”...
  • Joe Biden’s DHS Nominee Alejandro Mayorkas Will Not Commit to Not Tearing Down Border Wall

    01/19/2021 1:40:31 PM PST · by wildcard_redneck · 38 replies
    Breitbart ^ | January 19, 2021 | John Binder
    During his Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday, President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Alejandro Mayorkas, would not commit to not tearing down existing border wall built by President Trump’s administration.
  • Joe Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants

    01/19/2021 6:09:04 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 22 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | January 19, 2021 | By LISA MASCARO and BILL BARROW
    WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill on Day One of his administration, hoping to provide an eight-year path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people living in the U.S. without legal status, a massive reversal from the Trump administration’s harsh immigration policies. It provides one of the fastest pathways to citizenship for those living without legal status of any measure in recent years, but it fails to include the traditional trade-off of enhanced border security favored by many Republicans, putting passage in a narrowly divided Congress in doubt. Expected to run hundreds of...
  • Biden must end Trump's 'shameful' Central America asylum deals: report

    01/19/2021 3:00:48 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 9 replies
    France24 ^ | January 19, 2021
    Washington (AFP) - US President-elect Joe Biden should immediately revoke deals the Trump administration struck with Central American countries on the handling of asylum seekers, a report published Monday by Democratic senators said. In 2019, the US signed Asylum Cooperation Agreements (ACAs) with the members of the so-called Northern Triangle of Central America -- El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala -- as part of its policy to stem the flow of undocumented immigrants across its southern border. The ACAs allow foreign migrants who request asylum at the US border -- the majority fleeing violence and poverty -- to be sent to...
  • Unfettered Immigration Imperils Job Prospects, Wages, and Security for all Americans

    01/17/2021 4:26:34 AM PST · by Kaslin · 24 replies ^ | January 17, 2021 | Jeff Davidson
    This past August, on the second night of the virtual RNC, it was inspiring to see the secretary of Homeland Security swear in five new American citizens and each new citizen then recognized by President Trump. The process of obtaining American citizenship was educational. Nevertheless, the Democrats under Joe Biden seek to enable everybody who crosses our borders to do so easily, without penalty, and to quickly be given an array of benefits.Serving Citizens Comes FirstIt’s admirable when legal immigrants from other cultures influence the existing U.S. citizenry in positive ways. Concurrently, the "nation of immigrants" or "xenophobia" arguments used...
  • Biden to prioritize legal status for millions of immigrants

    01/17/2021 3:29:51 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 33 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | January 17, 2021 | By ELLIOT SPAGAT
    SAN DIEGO - President-elect Joe Biden’s decision to immediately ask Congress to offer legal status to an estimated 11 million people in the country has surprised advocates given how the issue has long divided Democrats and Republicans, even within their own parties. Biden will announce legislation his first day in office to provide a path to citizenship for millions of immigrants in the United States illegally, according to four people briefed on his plans. Biden’s plan is the polar opposite of Donald Trump, whose successful 2016 presidential campaign rested in part on curbing or stopping illegal immigration. “This really does...
  • Up to 8,000 US-bound migrants enter Guatemala from Honduras

    01/16/2021 11:28:57 PM PST · by Berlin_Freeper · 15 replies ^ | January 17, 2021 | Marlon Sorto and Sharif Paget
    An estimated 7,000 to 8,000 US-bound migrants have entered Guatemala from Honduras since Friday, a spokesman for Guatemala's official immigration agency, Alejandra Mena, told CNN on Saturday. Thousands of people are joining the US-bound groups to flee a life of poverty and violence. Two devastating hurricanes struck the region late last year, exacerbating the economic strain caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
  • New Migrant Caravan Forming in Honduras. Expect Many More. Joe Biden’s campaign rhetoric promised a “more humane” immigration policy and expanded the number of those able to claim refugee status.

    01/16/2021 4:58:38 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 01/15/2021 | Rick Moran
    Hundreds of Central Americans — many with families in tow — have begun the journey to the U.S. border hoping the new president will allow them to claim refugee status and enter the United States.They will likely be stopped in Mexico thanks to coronavirus restrictions, but the incoming Biden administration is worried that this is only the beginning. Joe Biden’s campaign rhetoric promised a “more humane” immigration policy and expanded the number of those able to claim refugee status. This will inevitably lead to a massive influx of those seeking asylum at the border.Reuters:On Thursday, Guatemala cited the pandemic in...
  • Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala

    01/16/2021 2:25:50 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 30 replies
    France24 ^ | January 16, 2021
    El Florido (Guatemala) - At least 4,500 Honduran migrants pushed past police and crossed into Guatemala Friday night, passing the first hurdle of a journey north they hope will take them to a better life in the United States. Seeking to escape poverty, unemployment, gang and drug violence and the aftermath of two devastating hurricanes, the migrants plan to walk thousands of kilometers through Central America to Mexico and then on to the US. The crowd of men, women and children -- many wearing masks due to the Covid-19 pandemic -- pushed their way past police and border gates diving...
  • Biden Lays Groundwork with Open Borders Lobby to Give 22M Illegal Aliens Amnesty

    01/15/2021 8:56:21 AM PST · by McQ444 · 39 replies
    NN ^ | 01-15-21 | Paul Whitehead
    Joe Biden laid the groundwork for an amnesty for 11 to 22 million illegal aliens during a meeting with borders lobbying groups to discuss a legislative strategy. Biden and Kamala Harris met with cabinet nominees, open borders lobbying group executives, and sanctuary city politicians about “his day one plans to introduce immigration reform legislation and protect DACA recipients," a readout of the meeting said.
  • Hundreds of Central Americans gather for caravan aiming to reach United States

    01/15/2021 4:57:29 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 10 replies
    Reuters ^ | January 15, 2021 | By Gustavo Palencia, Sofia Menchu
    TEGUCIGALPA - Hundreds of Central Americans camped overnight outside the bus terminal in the city of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, anxiously awaiting the departure early Friday morning of a migrant caravan hoping to reach the United States. Local television footage showed an increasing number of families, many carrying young children, gathering throughout the evening on Thursday, despite Central American authorities deploying soldiers to regional borders to deter migrants from crossing. This week’s caravan will be the first of the year and comes less than a week before U.S. President-elect Joe Biden takes office. Biden has promised a more humane approach...
  • Honduran migrants head for Guatemala border as police wait

    01/14/2021 5:25:16 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 8 replies
    ABC News / Disney ^ | January 14, 2021 | By MARÍA VERZA
    SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras -- About 200 migrants began walking up a highway toward the border with Guatemala late Wednesday, two days before a migrant caravan was scheduled to depart San Pedro Sula. Some 75 police officers dressed in riot gear waited at a point farther along the highway on the outskirts of San Pedro Sula. One officer said the intention was to stop the migrants for violating a pandemic-related curfew, check their documents and make sure they weren't traveling with children that were not their own. For weeks, a call for a new caravan departing Jan. 15 has circulated...
  • Google backs Biden immigration efforts, covers fees in threatened 'Dreamer' program

    01/13/2021 3:29:45 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 18 replies
    Reuters ^ | January 13, 2021 | By Paresh Dave
    OAKLAND, Calif. - Alphabet Inc’s Google said it would support President-elect Joe Biden’s efforts to pass a new U.S. immigration law and would help cover application fees for immigrants seeking lawful work under a threatened government program. Google said on Wednesday it would pay for the application fees of about 500 young immigrants seeking employment under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. It comes as Google and other big U.S. employers transition from four years of criticizing outgoing President Donald Trump for restricting immigration policy and undermining the companies’ ability to hire foreign-born workers. “We will support efforts by...
  • Yet Another Caravan Forming to Test American Border Resolve: Migrants speak of reaching 'paradise', but their test of Biden may be premature

    01/11/2021 8:35:58 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    Center for Immigration Studies ^ | 01/11/2021 | Todd Bensman
    Yet another migrant caravan is forming in Honduras, the latest driven by hope that an incoming Joe Biden presidency will open gates closed by the outgoing Trump administration.According to fresh media reports, this caravan hopes to leave San Pedro Sula, Honduras, on January 15, which in the unlikely event it can get past Guatemala and Mexican pandemic-related border closures, seems timed to reach the U.S. southern border by Biden's January 20 inauguration. Reuters reports that the caravan is being organized on social media, including one Facebook group that boasts more than 5,500 members who exchange tips and advice on how...
  • Joe Biden Vows ‘Thorough Investigation’ into Trump Officials for Border Policy

    01/11/2021 2:21:53 AM PST · by knighthawk · 16 replies
    Breitbart ^ | January 10 2021 | JOHN BINDER
    President-Elect Joe Biden said he will ensure there is a “thorough investigation” by the Justice Department into officials of President Donald Trump’s administration who crafted and carried out the “Zero Tolerance” policy at the United States-Mexico border to deter illegal immigration. During a press conference on January 8, Biden committed to having the Justice Department open an investigation into Trump officials who carried out the Zero Tolerance policy through which adult border crossers entered separate custody from the children they arrived at the southern border with. The practice, as Breitbart News noted, has been employed since before 2001, though the...
  • The Next Border Crisis Will Be Biden’s

    01/05/2021 11:27:31 AM PST · by karpov · 36 replies
    City Journal ^ | January 4, 2021 | Charles Fain Lehman
    President-elect Joe Biden sparked outrage among activists when, a month before Inauguration Day, he retreated from his promise to unravel President Trump’s restrictive immigration regime on Day One. Instead, he suggested, the Biden administration would undo Trump’s actions over a period of months, thus avoiding a rush of “2 million people on our border” and the ensuing chaos in the opening days of his presidency. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) statistics show that apprehensions at the southern border were at an eight-year high in October and November; December data will likely reflect similar activity. A new wave of migrant...
  • CBP Reports Significant Decrease in Border Crossings, Drugs in Sections with New Border Wall

    01/02/2021 1:21:48 AM PST · by conservative98 · 3 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 31 Dec 2020 | BOB PRICE
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials reported significant decreases in illegal border crossings and drug smuggling in sections where new barriers were built. Some sections reported nearly a 90 percent decrease in illegal entries compared to last year. U.S. Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner Mark Morgan tweeted a series of videos highlighting new sections of border walls. The commissioner said the completion of new walls decreased drug and human smuggling by significant numbers in these sections were no infrastructure previously existed.
  • Immigrants get help from states, cheer inclusion in US bill

    12/31/2020 6:56:31 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 10 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | December 31, 2020 | By CEDAR ATTANASIO
    SANTA FE, N.M. - Lily Guido was having trouble hearing and she felt warm while talking to her co-worker at a California nursing home. She knew something was wrong. Fearing the coronavirus, Guido, 30, of Santa Rosa, California, didn’t go home to avoid possibly spreading it to her five children, isolating in a hotel room provided for health care workers like her. “They confirmed that I had COVID, and my husband was like, ‘Oh God, what’s going to happen?’” she said last week. “I couldn’t take it. I was in tears. I was in denial.” Out of work, her family’s...
  • Cuban migrants protest at Mexico border, seeking entry to U.S.

    12/30/2020 3:20:31 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 8 replies
    Reuters ^ | December 29, 2020 | By Jose Luis Gonzalez
    CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico - Dozens of Cubans protested at the U.S. border in the northern Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez on Tuesday night, demanding they be allowed to cross and claim asylum in the United States.U.S. authorities, including police in anti-riot gear, closed off the bridge that leads into El Paso, Texas, with a concrete barrier topped with barbed wire.A recording blared from a loudspeaker warning that any person who crossed could be arrested.Late into the evening, some 200 migrants who had walked right up to the barrier stayed put.Jonathan Castro, 25, said he has spent one year and eight...