San Francisco

San Francisco: Overpopulated Mess

I’ve seen California’s future, and it’s overpopulated, over-crowded, traffic-paralyzed San Francisco. Even making allowances for the fact that my most recent visit occurred in July, a heavy tourist month, there’s no escaping that San Francisco is a mess, hardly the city whose “golden sun” shined so brightly for Tony Bennett.

Wisconsin Legislators Wise Up to Public Safety Threats of Sanctuary Cities

Immigration enforcement advocates got good news from Wisconsin recently. The State Assembly passed a bill that would end sanctuary city policies. According to the new bill, local governments that block law enforcement officers from sharing the immigration status of persons charged with a crime could have their state aid reduced anywhere from $500 to $5,000 for each day they refuse to cooperate with the law.

New San Francisco Sheriff Hennessy Moves Quickly to Cooperate with ICE

San Francisco’s new Sheriff Vicki Hennessy is working hard to fulfill a campaign promise that helped her win a landslide election against incumbent Ross Mirkarimi.

California Immigration Advocates Say Sanctuary Policies Make Cities Safe; Poll Finds Citizens Overwhelmingly Want ICE Enforcement

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi may think California’s 35 or so sanctuary cities are a good idea and keep citizens safe. And Mirkarimi has friends in high places who agree with him like Gov. Jerry Brown, retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer, former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and Attorney General Kamala Harris.

Sanctuary Cities and Collateral Damage

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “collateral damage” as “deaths, injuries, and damage to the property of people who are not in the military that happen as a result of the fighting in a war.”

Sanctuary City Supporters Incoherently Blame Congress for Kate Steinle’s Murder

Suddenly, some of the most ardent illegal immigration supporters have little to say. Kate Steinle’s senseless murder in the sanctuary city of San Francisco allegedly by Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, an illegal alien and multiple felon, has muted their voices or forced them to nonsensically attempt to shift the blame on who else but Republicans for not passing comprehensive immigration reform – as if amnesty could have saved Steinle’s life.