Migrant Protection Protocols Work

By Rick Oltman, December 31, 2019 The policy that removed non-Mexican asylum seekers while their cases were being adjudicated has yielded some surprising numbers … surprising to those who don’t understand what is going on at the border. “Remain in Mexico,” is officially known by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as Migrant Protection Protocols…

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The Nativity Scene

By Rick Oltman, December 23, 2019 With the Christmas season in full bloom, we are enjoying the holiday mood, the decorations with Christmas trees and lights, Santa’s sleigh, and the Nativity Scene of Joseph, Mary and the newly born Baby Jesus, the original reason for the celebration.  Many enjoy the holiday with attention to faith…

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Amnesty by Any Name is Still Amnesty

By Rick Oltman, December 9, 2019 On Tuesday, December 10, at 3:00 PM EST, Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) will introduce H.R. 5038 – Farmworker Workforce Modernization Act of 2019.  Looking at the title, one could think, “Well, yeah, why not modernize the farm workforce?”  But as usual with the open borders crowd, the title is…

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Counterfeit IDs – It’s Time for E-Verify

By Rick Oltman, December 6, 2019 Last week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (U.S.CBP) agents in Louisville, Kentucky, seized 2,909 counterfeit driver licenses and 3,123 blank card stocks to make counterfeit driver licenses. U.S.CBP reported that they originated from China and were being shipped to various people in the New York area. The phony licenses…

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Tighten Up U Visas Now

By Rick Oltman, December 3, 2019 A recent spate of reporting about illegal aliens claiming they were victims of crimes…when they were not highlights another area of immigration law that needs to be addressed. The U nonimmigrant status (U visa) is set aside for victims of certain crimes who have suffered mental or physical abuse ……

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