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$100 Million Illegal Immigrant County Drain

A U.S. county near the Mexican border spent $101.5 million on public services for illegal immigrants in the last year and officials plan to bill the president because the federal government has failed miserably to enforce immigration laws and municipalities shouldnâ??t get stuck with the exorbitant cost. Armed with a…

Alaska Rep. Kott Guilty Of Taking Oil Co. Bribes

A veteran Republican Alaska lawmaker has been convicted by a federal jury of corruption for accepting bribes from a major oil services company in exchange for his support of a state tax law that would translate into millions of dollars in profits. The conviction is part of a widespread corruption…

Fla. Officials Got Illegal Cash From Developer

A shady developer who got a Florida congressman to steer millions of federal dollars to his flawed inner city project has been arrested and charged with felonies for illegally reimbursing employees for campaign contributions to various elected officials. The developer, Dennis Stackhouse, made headlines in south Florida earlier this month…

U.S. Sues Illinois For Defying Immigration Law

Indicating that perhaps itâ??s finally cracking down on states that defy federal immigration laws, the U.S. government is suing Illinois for banning use of a federal system to check the legal status of workers. The Department of Homeland Security announced recently that it would begin fining employers who hire illegal…

Illegal Immigrants Charged In Maryland Terrorism Ring

Proving that immigration enforcement is crucial to national security, at least nine of the Middle Easterners recently arrested in Maryland for laundering millions to finance al-Qaida lived in the United States illegally. A lengthy FBI investigation led to the indictments of dozens of Muslims, many of Pakistani descent, involved in…

Kentucky Alcohol Director Busted Driving Drunk

The public official in charge of regulating the alcohol and tobacco industries in Kentucky was arrested for driving drunk on a highway near Lexington. The director of Kentuckyâ??s Office of Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC), Christopher Lilly, was pulled over by police Saturday night because he was weaving and driving very…

N.Y. Ninth State To Give Illegal Immigrants Licenses

New Yorkâ??s Democrat governor has proudly announced that illegal immigrants can obtain driversâ?? licenses in his state, a policy that clashes with a 2005 federal law requiring proof of legal status in the U.S. to get state identification cards or licenses. New Yorkâ??s new rule, a landmark victory for the…

Police Sanctuary Policy Leads To Officer’s Murder

A nationwide trend among police departments that forbids officers from inquiring about a suspect’s immigration status proved fatal this week when a previously deported man with a lengthy criminal record brutally murdered a veteran Arizona cop. The illegal immigrant, Erik Martinez, gunned down a Phoenix police officer, Nick Erfle, after…

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