Daily Archives: September 29, 2008

More Than 1,150 Arrested in California Immigration Sweep

SANTA ANA, Calif. —  Federal immigration authorities say more than 1,150 people have been arrested in a special three-week sweep in California. The sweep targeted those who ignored deportation orders or returned to the U.S. illegally after being deported. U.S. Immigration … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton Helped Cause The Housing Crisis.

History The Community Reinvestment Act (or CRA, Pub.L. 95-128, title VIII, 91 Stat. 1147, 12 U.S.C. § 2901 et seq.) is a United States federal law that requires banks and savings and loan associations to offer credit throughout their entire market area and prohibits them … Continue reading

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U.S. Navy Sends Warship to Keep Watch Over Ukrainian Vessel Seized by Somali Pirates

MOGADISHU, Somalia —  As a heavily armed U.S. destroyer patrolled nearby and planes flew overhead Sunday, a Somali pirate spokesman told The Associated Press his group was demanding a $20 million ransom to release a cargo ship loaded with Russian tanks. … Continue reading

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Illegal Immigration Tactic – Polictical Asylum

Immigration benefit fraud is a huge problem within the immigration bureaucracy and one that has been documented in a number of GAO and OIG reports. False claims concerning political asylum are simply a category of such fraud. There have been … Continue reading

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National Emergency Over Terrorist Attacks Enters 8th Year

President Bush has extended by one year the national emergency he declared on September 14, 2001, in Proclamation 7463, with respect to the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center in New York, at the Pentagon, and aboard United Airlines … Continue reading

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Protesters Outside Republican Convention Charged With Terrorism Conspiracy

On Wednesday, Ramsey County, MN, “prosecutors charged eight people with conspiring to cause a riot as part of a terrorist act,” reports the Los Angeles Times. The “suspects are leading members of the [Republican National Convention] Welcoming Committee, a self-described … Continue reading

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ICE Accused of Tracking Immigrants at Head Start

 “Immigration enforcement officials are now targeting migrant and seasonal Head Start centers in some states as part of efforts to track down illegal immigrants, the executive director [and president] of the National Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Association [Yvette Sanchez] … Continue reading

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