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Intelligence and the "War on Terror"

Intelligence is the quality that places our species at the top of the food chain.  There are all sorts of creatures on our planet that easily surpass the human species in ever so many ways.  There are birds such as eagles, that can soar majestically and nearly effortlessly to dizzyi

The New Sheriffs in Town

Congress has re-opened for business but there are new folks at the helms of the various committees and subcommittees.  I will focus on the House Judiciary Committee and the House Subcommittee on Immigration for this posting.

Journalism Watch Dog Group Promotes Bias Immigration Reporting

A few years ago, I traveled to Indianapolis to meet with the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).

DREAM Act Affronts Every Unemployed American

Last week, I wrote a Cagle nationally syndicated column titled "The DREAM Act: A cynical tool to recruit vulnerable illegal immi

The Road to Hell...

It has been said that the greatest flood starts with the first raindrop.

Busy, Scary Week Ahead on Capitol Hill: Immigration on Center Stage

Immigration, always a hot button, takes center stage this week.

Searching for National Security

The Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) has taken to using x-ray machines and ever more intrusive physical searches of passengers seeking to board airliners in the name of national security. We all know that these procedures were initiated in the wake of the efforts of a 23 year old Nigerian citizen, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, to destroy an airliner in which he was a passenger as it prepared to land at Detroit's Metropolitan Airport near the conclusion of the flight that had originated in Amsterdam last Christmas Day. He had hidden explosives in his underwear that fortunately smoldered but failed to explode, earning Abdulmutallab the nickname of the “Underwear Bomber.” As you may recall, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano conducted a press conference the next day and incredibly declared, “The system worked!” This is yet another reason why I have come to refer to DHS as the Department of Homeland Surrender!

Fed Up Americans

Edward Schumacher-Matos in a recent Washington Post article tells us that "Latinos are fed up with congressional delays over comprehensive immi

After the Elections: Now the Real Work for We the People Begins!

Last Tuesday the voices of the citizens of our nation were heard as the voters went to the polls and cast their ballots that were reflective of their concerns and frustration.  Once again the majority of Americans voted for "Change" but clearly not the change that was promised by Ba

Tom Tancredo: Colorado’s Next Governor?

Whatever the Tuesday outcome of Tom Tancredo's Colorado gubernatorial campaign, the patriotic immigration reform movement's debt of gratitude to him, already enormous, will be even greater.