Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

CA protests derail migrant transfers

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Recent days have seen the immigration issue intensify. At Murrieta's Border Patrol station, protestors repelled a convoy of Department of Homeland Security buses carrying detained migrants who illegally crossed the U.S. border into Texas. Instead of dropping off 140 detainees every 72 hours as ...

Cartoon: Immigration children

Monday, June 30th, 2014
Immigration kids, Englehart, Cagle, June 23, 2014

Feds bring immigration confusion to CA

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Will they or won't they? After forming quick -- some say stealthy -- plans to hand California some 300 undocumented immigrants detained in Texas, the federal government has reversed that decision, only to leave open the prospect of changing it back yet again. The uncertainty underscores a s...

Immigration kids

Monday, June 23rd, 2014
Immigration kids, Englehart, Cagle, June 23, 2014

CA farmers lead new immigration push

Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Migrant farm labor

Immigration has become the biggest national issue involving California's farmers. In the state's agricultural heartland, a host of issues are on the agenda, ranging from this year's painful drought to marijuana eradication. But one matter looms large. Farmers need more laborers to work the fields...

Report: ‘Polio-like’ disease a menace to CA children

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Yahoo News, which is gearing up to be a player on the regional and national news scene, has a troubling new report about California: "Over a one-year period, five children in California developed a polio-like illness that caused severe weakness or paralysis in their arms and legs, a new case study ...

New York Times immigration reporter drops pretense of objectivity

Monday, October 14th, 2013
New York Times

Illegal immigration is an issue of great importance in California. It affects our economy, our schools, our social services, our prisons and much more. fast shingles cure Whether you support the status quo, the proposals from President Obama or President George W. Bush, or a crackdown on those liv...

Trust Act headed to Gov. Brown's desk

Thursday, September 12th, 2013
Illegal immigrant sign

An amended version of the Trust Act, a law that would dramatically alter the relationship between local and federal immigration enforcement in California, passed the State Assembly Tuesday 48-25. Gov. Jerry Brown will now consider signing the bill into law, as it also passed the State Senate 25-11 o...

Liberals should fret about poor’s fate, post-immigration ‘reform’

Friday, June 28th, 2013

June 28, 2013 By Chris Reed One of the most striking things about the debate over changing our immigration laws is the refusal to have a real discussion about what would happen to existing citizens with relatively few job skills if we allowed millions more unskilled people to become citizens. It's...

Immigration reform creating jobs … for lawyers

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

June 27, 2013 By John Seiler As I've mentioned, I'm for some kind of immigration reform -- just not the 844-page monstrosity, S. 744, the Senate just passed, 68-32. Nobody knows what's in it, not even its authors. To read its impenetrable legislativeese is impossible. But I like to provide a lit...