Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

Covered CA struggles through second enrollment

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Covered California's huge enrollment numbers boosted the national health care program, the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, during its first year. But the Covered CA health care exchange, the center of the system, has been sneezing through its crucial second open-enrollment period, which began ...

CA housing policies clash in Encinitas

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
Encinitas

  How much can state and federal law dictate local housing policy? That confrontation has turned over headlines in Encinitas, where residents are debating which policy should be adopted by them at the ballot box in 2016. According to KPBS, “Under California law, every city has to hav...

VIDEO: Steve Forbes: The Immigration Debacle

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
NEW: VIDEO: Steve Forbes: The Immigration Debacle

Immigration reform is possible, but nobody in Washington trusts anyone to enforce existing laws, much less hard-fought reforms. Steve Forbes joins Brian Calle to explain why immigration reform is doomed. ...

VIDEO: A libertarian solution to our illegal immigration crisis

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
NEW: VIDEO: A libertarian solution to our illegal immigration crisis

Is the crisis in illegal immigration the product of the government’s failure to properly handle legal immigration? The CATO Institute's John Allison joins Brian Calle to discuss the right ways to reform our country’s immigration system. ...

After 13 months on job, UC President Napolitano already seems restless

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

It has been 13 months since Janet Napolitano took over as president of University of California system. The former homeland security chief for the Obama administration has just dropped her second big hint in as many months that she's ready to move on -- or at the very least that she does not conside...

CA advances driver’s licenses for illegals

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Despite incomplete approval from the federal government, California has begun forging ahead with driver's licenses for immigrants who are illegally present in California. A bill signed into law last year, Assembly Bill 60, was subject to additional requirements by the Department of Homeland Secu...

VIDEO: The Economics of Immigration: Peter Schiff on Workers and Welfare Magnets

Monday, September 1st, 2014
NEW: VIDEO: The Economics of Immigration: Peter Schiff on Workers and Welfare Magnets

There's a difference between somebody coming to America to work and people coming to America for a hand out. Businessman Peter Schiff explains to CalWatchdog.com's James Poulos.   ...

VIDEO: How Sen. Obama and Big Labor Killed Immigration Reform

Monday, September 1st, 2014
NEW: VIDEO: How Sen. Obama and Big Labor Killed Immigration Reform

Illegal immigration is once again a top issue for California. But in D.C., is there anybody working to reform the system? Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, provides his insights to CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle.   ...

Cartoon: Mexico and immigration

Monday, September 1st, 2014
Mexico, Brown, Immigrants, Wolverton, Cagle, Sept. 1, 2014

Immigration: Feinstein acts like Chicago Dem, not CA Dem

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
feinstein-obama

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein won't put up with the CIA spying on lawmakers. Her repeated denunciations of the agency this year have been remarkable, considering her decades as a leading figure in the national security establishment. But Feinstein isn't so forthright when it comes to the polit...