Border Enforcement Problems and Solutions

By Rick Oltman, November 17, 2017 Catch and release has returned to the Texas-Mexico border according to Border Patrol agents who are being told not to turn over illegals they have apprehended for deportation because there is no bed space for them.  The president of the National Border Patrol Council reports that illegal immigration is…

Details

Real I.D. Enforcement is Still Coming

By Rick Oltman, November 16, 2017 On January 22, 2018, you may not be able to board an aircraft to travel within the U.S. if your state isn’t complaint with the Real I.D. Act.  Signs advising travelers are posted at the entrances of the security check points at airports. Twenty-eight of the states are in…

Details

Dream On

By Rick Oltman, November 13, 2017 Over 1,000 Illegal aliens protested in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill Thursday, November 9.  They demanded that Congress pass a permanent DACA for the so-called Dreamers who were brought illegally into our country as children. Of course, DACA is just another amnesty for illegal aliens, and…

Details

The Longest Day of Remembrance

By Rick Oltman, November 7, 2017 Sunday, November 5, was The National Day of Remembrance for Those Killed by Illegal Aliens.  Maria Espinoza’s Remembrance Project held their National Conference in Washington, D.C., this year.  And Sunday morning, family members walked to the White House carrying The Stolen Lives Quilts with the names and pictures of…

Details

Illegal Aliens with Mental Disorders

By Rick Oltman, November 2, 2017 A new study has just been released by Rice University, and we know the direction it is going to take by the title:  “Mental Disorders among Undocumented Mexican Immigrants in High-Risk Neighborhoods:  Prevalence, Comorbidity and Vulnerabilities.” In the article reporting on the study, Immigrants living in the country without…

Details

Taking the Immigration Reform Temperature

By Rick Oltman, October 31, 2017 We have learned to expect practically nothing but hyperbole from elected officials with regard to immigration reform and enforcement.  The past thirty years or so have been full of platitudes and promises and, frankly, lies about defending our country’s borders and enforcing our immigration and employment laws. Today’s social…

Details

E-Verify Will Reduce Illegal Immigration

By Rick Oltman, October 30, 2017 Cutting off employment to illegal aliens is the fastest way to cut down illegal immigration in a big way. So says George Borjas, the Harvard professor who has been called, “America’s leading immigration economist.” In a recent interview with Talking Points Memo, Borjas was asked, “What would be an…

Details

E-Verify is Mandatory

By Rick Oltman, October 27, 2017 The jawboning about DACA amnesty and E-Verify has begun with “establishment Senators” crafting a plan that will “shield dreamers,” give amnesty to other illegal aliens and not, not consider mandatory E-Verify, which would protect American workers from competition with illegal aliens, and would also be a major disincentive to…

Details