Increases in paperwork, mandatory interviews, and a refusal to guarantee that ICE agents won’t show up at interviews to arrest would-be immigrants have ballooned the backlog for legal immigration. In many cases, the new paperwork requirements have made fees for lawyers, translators, and notaries so onerous that an increasing number of immigrants are giving up entirely. … [Read more...] about Trump’s ‘Sh*thole’ Comments Are Bad. His Immigration Policies Are Worse.
While Disney workers may be displaced by high-tech immigrants, few of them would want to take jobs as sugar cutters in the Florida cane fields. How many Americans are willing to volunteer for work as grape pickers, laborers in the dangerous meat-packing industry or care-givers to the very old and the very young? As Mayor Koch once said, without illegal immigrants, the hotel industry in New York would collapse. These low-skilled immigrants are not taking work from Americans. … [Read more...] about Stephen Miller’s Right About One Thing—America Has a Long Tradition of Rejecting Immigrants
Establishment Republicans are worried that a Greene victory would be a stain on the GOP as it tries to cope with national protests over systemic racism. And they say it would be a step back for a party that saw longtime Rep. Steve King of Iowa – who had a history of making racist comments -- defeated by a Republican primary challenger in June. … [Read more...] about Squad member Omar in primary spotlight as 5 states hold contests Tuesday
Omar, who lost her father this year to Covid-19, has across-the-board support from the state's Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, including popular figures like her predecessor in the 5th District, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison. Pelosi has also endorsed Omar in her bid for reelection. In 2018, Omar received more votes in total than any new member of Congress and outperformed 428 congressional districts out of 435, according to an analysis from the congresswoman's campaign team. … [Read more...] about 3 races to watch Tuesday in Minnesota and Georgia
Gaetz is one of President TrumpDonald John TrumpTeachers union launches 0K ad buy calling for education funding in relief bill FDA head pledges 'we will not cut corners' on coronavirus vaccine Let our values drive COVID-19 liability protection MORE's most vocal supporters in the House, and Stone is the president's longtime confidant who was convicted of charges connected to former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE's Russia probe and saw his prison sentence commuted by the president last month. … [Read more...] about Matt Gaetz, Roger Stone back far-right activist Laura Loomer in congressional bid