Judicial Watch • Archives for 2010

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Fake Students Get U.S. Visas Like 9/11 Hijackers

The U.S. government claims it restricted the nation’s fraud-infested student visa program after the 9/11 hijackers exploited it to plan their attack yet a south Florida language school has just been busted for easily tricking immigration officials into granting hundreds of visas to foreign nationals who posed as students. Practically…

WH Meeting To Legalize Illegal Immigrants

Preoccupied with healthcare and expanding government, President Obama is still working full throttle to shove through an immigration reform bill prior to the midterm elections because Latino groups have threatened to withhold votes for Democratic candidates. To appease the influential La Raza movement, the commander-in-chief met privately with his staff…

Brother Of Obamacare Holdout Gets Fed Judgeship

In a move that could easily be construed as selling judgeships for much-needed healthcare votes, the president has nominated the brother of a Democratic congressman who opposes Obamacare to a federal court of appeals. While it’s possible that this week’s nomination of Utah law professor Scott Matheson to the U.S.…

Rangel Second Dem Ousted As Ways, Means Chair

A day after confidently assuring (“You bet your sweet life!”) that he still chairs the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, Charles Rangel became the second consecutive Democrat to get booted as head of the tax-writing panel amid a highly-publicized corruption scandal. The famously unscrupulous politician, who has represented Harlem…

Illegal Immigrants Beat E-Verify With Stolen IDs

The highly-touted Homeland Security program that screens undocumented workers fails to catch more than half of the illegal immigrants run through its database, even when stolen Social Security numbers are repeatedly used by different people.  Tens of thousands of U.S. employers use the free online program known as E-Verify to…

Rangel Violates House Gift Rules

The joke of a House Ethics Committee could no longer ignore a famously unscrupulous—and seemingly untouchable—New York congressman’s corrupt activities, finally admonishing him for one of his many transgressions.  Democrat Charles Rangel, who has represented Harlem in the U.S. House for three decades, has been reprimanded for taking a couple…

Judge: Prosecuting Illegal Immigrants Wastes Money

A federal judge in Texas who once issued an order in the form of a poem has accused prosecutors of wasting taxpayer money to criminally prosecute delinquent illegal immigrants with criminal records and previous deportation orders. The case involves three Mexican nationals arrested last fall in Travis County for driving…

Another Illegal Alien Sues Over Arrest

In the latest of several lawsuits filed by illegal immigrants against U.S. law enforcement agencies, a Mexican woman claims that an Arizona sheriff’s department mistreated her during a workplace raid that led to the arrest of dozens of undocumented workers.  For three years Celia Alvarez used a fake identity to…

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