Category: Politics

In a little-noticed interview with radio talk show host Alex Jones, Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan praised Donald Trump for an unwillingness to be bought like most politicians and sympathized with his proposal to bar Muslim immigrants. Farrakhan suggested…

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Immigration reform In it’s Dec. 31 editorial, the Monitor’s Editorial Board correctly stated that 2015 was a year without meaningful immigration reform. And 2016 is going to be the same because it is a presidential election year. I agree with…

Each candidate’s position on how we should manage and pay for college, gleaned from their public statements on the issue. Hillary Clinton Clinton calls for a path to “full and equal citizenship” for those in the country illegally (HillaryClinton.com). She…

No government prosecutes every single person who breaks the law. Limited resources make that impossible. District attorneys do not routinely take people to court for possessing small amounts of marijuana; police departments do not generally ticket drivers who speed one…

Liberals in Congress are questioning the Obama administration’s approach to Central American migrants crossing the border after recent federal raids. Tension between Democratic lawmakers and the White House ran high this month, as members of Congress denounced the administration’s recent…

As you all know, the Supreme Court has agreed to rule on the legality of President Obama’s 2014 immigration program—Deferred Action for Parental Accountability, or DAPA. Like DACA, the “mini-DREAM” rule that Obama established in 2012, DAPA codifies the president’s…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court challenge to President Barack Obama’s immigration policies could have an impact far beyond determining whether millions of undocumented immigrants can remain in the country. The case has the potential to constrain the power…

Nikki Haley, the governor of South Carolina, is the latest Republican to learn how important immigration has become to conservatives. In her response to the State of the Union address, she argued both that immigrants should be made to feel…