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Maryland Delegates want illegal aliens to take college discounts from U.S. citizens - 03/28/07

... anti-American concept is known as the DREAM Act. One of the leaders on the other side is House Majority Leader Kumar Barve, who is of course a Democrat. And: The debate became emotional on both sides. Del.

H.R.1645 Summary, Co-Sponsors, Full Text (Flake, Gutierrez, HR1645, STRIVE Act) - 03/24/07

The official summary of the Security Through Regularized Immigration and a Vibrant Economy ("STRIVE Act", aka HR1645, aka H.R. 1645, aka HR 1645, aka the "Flake-Gutierrez Massive Illegal Alien Amnesty of 2007") is here. The full text and other details are available here.

Minneapolis Star-Tribune immigration editorial lies to readers - 02/26/07

The Minneapolis Star-Tribune offers the unsigned editorial "Immigration is an asset, not a liability". Virtually everything in the article concerns illegal immigration, which they consistently refer to without the "illegal" qualifier, only using that word twice. Not to put too fine a point on it, the "Strib" is lying to their readers.

"Speaker Pelosi's Bad DREAM" - 02/25/07

... discusses Nancy Pelosi supporting the DREAM Act in this editorial: The speaker of the House backs in-state tuition for illegal aliens from neighboring countries but not for American citizens from neighboring states. Arizonans, among others, think otherwise. And, by the way, it's illegal. ...Title 8, Chapter 14, Sec.

Nancy Pelosi: take college discounts from citizens, give them to illegal aliens - 02/20/07

Nancy Pelosi spoke at a town hall meeting at Arizona State University in Tempe on Monday, and was joined Reps.

Spanish-language Democrat response to SOTU (Xavier Becerra) - 01/26/07

Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) gave the Spanish-language Democrat response to the State of the Union. He spent a few paragraphs on immigration and said the standard things. About the only thing different from what Bush said is that he went even further with the smears. Whereas Bush just said "without animosity and without amnesty", Becerra included the following: On immigration, after years of...

Teresa Watanabe on illegal alien children - 01/25/07

... follows a slight promotion of the DREAM Act, and while there might have been others this is the first article I can recall that sought out the parents of those who would be given college discounts under that anti-American bill. Unfortunately, Watanabe didn't ask him the follow-up questions: "so, what you're saying is that all those benefits we give to illegal aliens served as an incentive? And,...

Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman is a strong supporter of illegal immigration - 01/13/07

But, you already knew that. Further evidence comes from his pledge to oppose state Rep. Glenn Donnelson's attempt to repeal Utah's law giving illegal aliens discounted college educations: "I'm going to fight it," said Huntsman, who added that he would "very seriously consider vetoing" a repeal. Oddly similar: Texas Gov. Rick Perry made a similar pledge a couple days ago. Perhaps they're sharing...

Texas Gov. Rick Perry strongly supports illegal immigration - 01/12/07

Texas governor Rick Perry is closely following the George Bush playbook as he came out against attempts to prevent illegal aliens from taking Texas college tuition discounts from U.S. citizens. Some in Texas want to repeal the law he signed six years ago, and he's pledged to oppose their efforts. And, he's also revealed he's a liar: "The only way that you can be eligible for that in-state...

What were the Swift & Co. illegal aliens thinking? - 12/14/06

The usual sources are complaining about the recent Swift & Co raid breaking up mixed-status families (illegal aliens parents, U.S. citizen children). My brief glance at their statements failed to find anyone calling those parents to task for their extreme irresponsibility. Those illegal aliens weren't kidnapped and brought to the U.S. In the vast majority of cases, they came here willingly...

Jared Polis, Colorado Springs awarded by Mexican government (Ohtli award) - 12/02/06

... advocates on education and the Dream Act." ...The "Amistad" award was given to the city of Steamboat Springs for its work in reaching out to its growing Latino community. Sister Alicia Cuaron was given the "Merito Communitario" award for her lifelong dedication to the Latino community... The anti-American DREAM Act would take college discounts from U.S. citizens and give them to Mexican...

Democrats offer "A New Direction for Latino Families" - 09/30/06

The Democrats have various plans for different races: "A New Direction for __African-American____ Families", "A New Direction for ____Asian-Pacific Islander-American__ Families", "A New Direction for ___European-American__ Families", er, scratch the last one. Their latest race-based plan is called "Compromiso Democrata con el Pueblo Latino: A New Direction for Latino Families".

Katie Couric's PIIPP promotes anti-American DREAM Act - 09/22/06

... it promoted the anti-American DREAM Act.

Will Arnold take student aid from U.S. citizens? - 09/07/06

It's time to call Arnold Schwarzenegger yet again: 916-445-2841. This time it's about Gil Cedillo's attempt to take student aid from U.S. citizens and give it to citizens of Mexico who are here illegally.

California Assembly passes Cedillo's "full student aid for illegal aliens" bill - 08/30/06

... bill is SB 160 (the "California Dream Act") and was authored by state senator Gil Cedillo with the assistance of Gloria Romero.

Larry Craig voters unhappy over his support for illegal immigration - 08/23/06

From the article "Craig shouted down at feisty forum on immigration": A town hall meeting with Sen.

"Why the DREAM Act Is a Nightmare" - 08/15/06

Kris Kobach: It is no secret that the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 (S. 2611), passed by the U.S. SenA

Pew Hispanic Study on immigration and jobs: what it really means - 08/12/06

A new study from the Pew Hispanic Center's Rakesh Kochhar purports to show that the massive immigration over the past 15 years has had little effect on jobs. Needless to say, this gives a glimmer of hope to racial advocates and massive immigration supporters everywhere.

Juliana Barbassa/AP promotes anti-American DREAM Act - 07/25/06

Juliana Barbassa of the Associated Press offers a PIIPP entitled "Illegal immigrants find room at colleges": SAN FRANCISCO a

Macarena Hernandez: PIIPP pimping DREAM Act - 07/08/06

... called "Good kids are counting on Dream Act". As described below, this article is extremely similar to other articles in this genre.

Gil Cedillo/SB 160: free community college for illegal aliens - 06/21/06

Gil Cedillo is a California state Senator who works tirelessly for his constituents, especially if they're citizens of Mexico who aren't here legally.

Nathaniel Hoffman, Andrew Becker, Contra Costa Times support illegal immigration - 06/20/06

Nathaniel Hoffman and Andrew Becker of the Contra Costa Times offer separate articles that support illegal immigration. Hoffman offers "Immigration rights advocates contemplate their next steps". From the headline on down it's completely biased towards supporting illegal immigration and foreign citizens marching in our streets.

Vicente Fox to visit colonies, meet with Alta California legislators - 05/23/06

Vicente Fox of Mexico is starting a whirlwind tour of the U.S. today which will conclude on Friday. The apparent goal of the tour is to help immigration "reform". However, as with the illegal alien marches, he will end up helping the American side. He'll be in Utah for three days, then he goes to California. While in Utah he'll meet with Gov. John Huntsman, a supporter of Bush's amnesty scheme...

Deepa Ranganathan/Sacramento Bee pro-illegal immigration propaganda - 04/20/06

Searching through blogs, I ran across a new-to-me site, which says: This Sacramento Bee article really made me start to think about my position on illegal immigration. I'm a strong opponent of general amnesty and extending government services to illegal aliens...

Hillary Clinton supports illegal immigration, amnesty - 03/09/06

The idea of Hillary Clinton running as the more pro-American candidate seems to have been dashed as she's come out in favor of immigration "reform", i.e., a massive amnesty scheme. She sent a four-page letter to her constituents (which includes illegal aliens) that "steered away from specifics" according to the AP.

Blagojevich-linked group agitating illegal aliens, calls for general strike - 03/08/06

A group of illegal aliens and supporters of illegal immigration are planning a large march in Chicago on Friday, March 10: somosunpueblo.com/March%2030/English.htm That page explains that they want to legalize "undocumented immigrants". They also want Illinois to be a "SANCTUARY" for "all immigrants". And, they're calling for a "National GENERAL STRIKE". So, citizens of other countries who...

To: Dennis Hastert. Re: DREAM Act. - 02/20/06

Dear Dennie: I understand that either late this month or early next, supporters of illegal immigration - including the Center for Community Change - will be conducting a "Diplomas Not Death" vigil outside your office in Batavia, IL.

Wisconsin: Sen. Cathy Stepp's home surrounded by illegal immigration supporters - 12/20/05

... of activities centering on the DREAM Act and Student Adjustment Act. These federal acts would offer undocumented students a pathway to citizenship, in-state tuition for college, and opportunities to apply for federal financial aid. Students trained in lobbying techniques and spent a day lobbying elected representatives. They participated in a mock graduation ceremony at the U. S. Capitol and...

Inside the Open Borders mindset - 08/31/05

... about Orrin Hatch's anti-American DREAM Act recently. It was posted from a small college in California's Central Valley. It was all uppercase, which I've converted to lowercase: No one should beg for anything or even beg those racism people like those who make comments in this web site who all they care about is them self and not about others who need some help.

Article promoting anti-American DREAM Act covers some downsides - 08/28/05

... promoting Orrin Hatch's anti-American DREAM Act. That Act would give discounted college educations to illegal aliens. Out-of-state U.S. citizens would continued being forced to pay the full price. Of course, under no circumstances should a citizen of another country be given a better deal than a U.S.

Discounted college educations for all! - 08/15/05

... of Orrin Hatch's anti-American DREAM Act and similar state laws have been featured here several times in the past. These laws and proposals give illegal aliens discounted college educations but out-of-state U.S. citizens will continue to pay the full price.

Putting a human face on the anti-American DREAM Act - 07/29/05

... Hatch (R-UT)'s anti-American DREAM Act. That Act would take discounted college educations away from U.S.

Throw another PIIPP on the pile - 07/26/05

[A "PIIPP" is a "pro-illegal immigration puff piece".

Anti-American DREAM Act to be reintroduced? - 07/22/05

... (R-UT)'s explicitly anti-American Dream Act going to be reintroduced in coming months? This article mentions that in passing. That Act gives illegal aliens discounted college educations. Meanwhile, U.S.

Get out your hankies, here comes a PIIPP - 05/08/05

The NY Daily News is a repeat offender, having published other PIIPPs ("pro-illegal immigration puff pieces") in the past. Their latest ("Best...

Jeff Gannon, real reporter? - 04/25/05

One of America's finest legislators, John Conyers, has released the results of an FOIA request concerning exposed gay person and alleged fake journalist Jeff Gannon, a.k.a. James Guckert. It appears he visited the White House many times without signing in or signing out each time.

Bush's Open-Borders nominees - 01/17/05

Michelle Malkin discusses recent nominees Gonzales and Johanns. I was considering writing something similar based on the comments I left on this thread (redstate.org/story/2005/1/15/94511/6703): From the Border Patrol union: White House Counsel Alberto Gonzales, President Bush's nominee for attorney general, got the backing of a group that promotes driver's licenses for illegal aliens, no immigr

Where do PIIPPs come from? - 10/06/04

Education Week inadvertently lets us know how PIIPPs ("pro-illegal immigration puff pieces") are born.

Orrin Hatch's anti-American DREAM Act gets closer to passing - 10/04/04

From "Hatch's bill for tuition breaks for undocumented immigrants bypasses floor vote": Sen.

Small-market possible PIIPP spotted - 09/26/04

A possible PIIPP ("pro-illegal immigration puff piece") has been spotted in the Lincoln (NE) JournalStar. Here's the first paragraph of "Dozens rally to support proposed immigration law": Oscar Rios Pohirieth dreads the conversation he's had again and again with some of Lincoln's Hispanic high school students. Yes, it starts like other PIIPPs.