More bad news from the already disappointing GOP Congress — despite being the tireless Ranking Member of the Senate Budget Committee, Senator Sessions has been pushed out of being Chairman by a party detail about seniority, which was determined by a coin toss.
Ever the gentleman, Sessions calls the replacement Chairman, Mike Enzi, his “friend” but [...]
On Tuesday, the Committee on Homeland Security held a hearing titled Open Borders: The Impact of Presidential Amnesty on Border Security. The Secretary of DHS, Jeh Johnson (see his prepared statement), was the only witness and he pitched the administration’s position that the amnesty is lawful in spite of all evidence to the contrary.
Congressman Lou [...]
Senator Sessions continues to recommend Congress use its power of the purse to knock back Obama’s executive amnesty to give work permits to millions of illegal aliens.
Powerful forces from Silicon Valley to big agriculture have spent millions of dollars to increase the number of cheap foreign workers to replace citizens. Senator Sessions has fought these [...]
There’s nothing like a good, thorough list to analyze a policy position, and the ever thoughtful Daniel Horowitz has a fine one for the President’s amnesty speech (text) on Thursday.
Top 10 Lies from Obama’s Nullification Speech, By Daniel Horowitz, Conservative Review, November 21, 2014
“The one [a president] can confer no privileges whatever; the other [the [...]
Senator Sessions appeared on Fox News Thursday night to lay out strategy to defend the integrity of Congress and the Constitutional separation of powers, which are threatened by Obama’s long-pledged amnesty for millions of foreign lawbreakers.
In answer to Megyn Kelly’s question about a possible impeachment of the would-be king, Sessions answered,
“We have plenty of [...]
Senator Jeff Sessions has a straight-forward plan to block the President’s lawless executive amnesty by using Congress’ power of the purse.
He appeared on Newsmax TV to clarify:
Mitt Romney stated on Fox News Sunday that a Republican Senate should pass an amnesty bill that would “actually reach the desk of the president” to show how the [...]
Obama’s long-promised post-election amnesty is shaping up at a yet-undetermined print shop capable of producing 34 million work permits and green cards over the next five years. Jessica Vaughan from CIS opined that the program would have a “sketchy funding arrangement” which could be a way for Congress to challenge it.
Naturally, the scheme is all [...]
On Friday, political writer Ann Coulter joined Bill O’Reilly for a talk about the prospects of the Republican Party in the November election. O’Reilly pulled up a poll showing both parties are distrusted and asked Coulter her opinion about why Republicans aren’t doing better when Democrats, particularly the President, are doing such a rotten job.
Africa-born people are currently in the news, in a bad way, given the spread of ebola to America in recent days.
As it happens, this week the Census released a 10-page report about Africans in the US: The Foreign-Born Population From Africa: 2008-2012.
It has numerous charts and tables like the map below, showing the location of [...]
The latest anti-military effort from the White House is the plan to admit illegal aliens to America’s armed forces.
The announcement comes less than three months after the Pentagon retired thousands of soldiers as they served in Afghanistan (Sending pink slips to a war zone, NY Post, July 9). On September 22, it was reported that Army [...]
It’s amazing that otherwise intelligent people chatter on about “future” border security, with the idea that it ought to happen someday soon (yawn), given the world situation of uncertainty and violence. Now the nation is threatened with ISIS jihadists (headchoppers thought to be too extreme by al Qaeda) but little kiddies from Central America still [...]
On Thursday, Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) spoke against the President’s promised executive amnesty scheduled after the November election. Specifically, Sessions offered Democrats an opportunity to condemn the lawless amnesty by voting on a procedural item that would block the Obama effort to undermine national sovereignty and the Constitutional powers of Congress.
NumbersUSA explained the strategy and [...]