Department of Homeland Security

DHS: We Still Can't Measure Border Security

Stephen Dinan, Washington Times

Homeland Security Sect. Jeh Johnson acknowledged that his department still doesn’t have a firm yardstick for determining whether the border is secure, sparking concern from R's who said that’s a fatal flaw as Obama pushes ahead with its amnesty for illegal immigrants.

$61.6M in FEMA Money May Haunt Kasich

Elliot Jager, Newsmax

Conservative critics of Ohio GOP Gov. John Kasich have latched onto a report from the Homeland Security  Inspector General's office that criticized the state's management of $61.6 million in grant money. The report could pose a stumbling block for his possible '16 presidential run.

Homeland Sec. Chief Drops Amnesty Bombshell

Leo Hohmann, WND

DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson admitted that 'overreach' would devastate Dems. in the Nov. elections. He indicated that Obama didn’t want to add fuel to an the fire of conservative anger over illegal immigration before the mid-term elections.

Murrieta Patriots Face Down Feds – But 300,000 More Illegal Aliens Are On Their Way

The tide headed for our southern border shows no sign of abating, but House Republicans could mitigate the disaster if they stood tall and used their constitutional power of the purse to rein-in Obama's lawless open borders policy. SIGN OUR PETITION TO DEFEND THE BORDER.

Sheriffs Refusing to Hold Immigrant Inmates for Feds

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Dozens of sheriffs around the U.S. are refusing to detain noncitizens convicted of crimes for extra time to allow the fed. gov't to start deportation proceedings after a court ruling that one immigrant's civil rights had been violated when she was held without probable cause.

Patriot Nurse's Protests Block Illegals

Gina Loudon, WND

The gov't dumps thousands of sick and dangerous illegals on towns with no resources to help and no ability to enforce the laws that would repatriate them. “It’s lawlessness,” said Patrice Lynes, organizer of the Murrieta, CA, blockade that caused a planned illegal-alien drop-off in her city to be turned back.

Repub.: Obama Turning A Blind Eye to Border Surge

Benjamin Goad, The Hill

Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), chairman of the House Homeland Security Comm., accused the Obama administration of “turning a blind eye” to the growing crisis along the SW border, demanding that Obama send in the Nat'l Guard without delay. 

GOP Rep's Bill to Send 10,000 Troops to Border

Caroline May, Breitbart

“The drastic increase of Unaccompanied Alien Children being detained by fed. agents along our southwestern border is causing resources to be diverted away from other DHS missions. This is stretching the Border Patrol thin and causing a troubling impact on our national security.”

Obama Released Tens of Thousands of Illegal Immigrant Criminals

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Obama’s Department of Homeland Security caught then released 68,000 aliens who had previously been convicted of a crime, a new report from the Center for Immigration Studies shows.

‘Dems Have Empowered State of Lawlessness’

Tea Party News Network Staff

Jeff Sessions issued a statement after releasing an analysis of the Dept. of Homeland Sec. data documenting the Admin.’s vast defiance of federal immigration law. “The evidence reveals that the Admin. has carried out a dramatic nullification of federal law." it stated.

Obama Gives These Job Creators A Break

Obama is giving a break to businesses that hire illegal aliens and in the process letting the theft of wages from American workers go unpunished. Demand that your Congressman sign the 'no amnesty' pledge today.

Senator, Judge Aim to Halt DHS ‘Smuggling’ of Immigrant Kids

Michael Dorstewitz, Biz Pac Review

Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) was shocked to discover this week that the Dept. of Homeland Security is actually bringing children of undocumented immigrants to the US to reunite them with their illegal alien parents. Vitter is now seeking answers from DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson.

WTimes Sues DHS Over Reporter Raid

Kellan Howell, Washington Times

The Washington Times and a former journalist, Audrey Hudson, sued the Dept. of Homeland Security, accusing agents of illegally seizing reporting notes during the execution of a search warrant in an unrelated case. 

DHS Prepping for 11/1 Riots?

Janeen Capizola, BizPac Review

DHS has ramped up security at federal buildings across the country to prepare for potential Greece-like riots this Friday. Cuts in food stamps go into effect on Nov. 1, and the gov't is truly concerned about violence from citizens “whose entitlements are threatened.”

Call to Action: Oppose Big Business Fly-in for Amnesty for Illegal Aliens

There's a "fly-in" to Washington to demand amnesty for illegal aliens being organized by the cheap labor wing of the business community this week. We urge you to call Congress (1-866-220-0044) and tell your Congressman and Senators that you want a secure border and that you oppose amnesty for illegal aliens.

Feds Confiscate Journo's Files

Alex Pappas, Daily Caller

A veteran D.C. investigative journalist says that Homeland Security confiscated a stack of her confidential files during a raid of her home in August — leading her to fear that a number of her sources inside the federal gov't have now been exposed.

Pro-Amnesty Americans Pose As Illegals

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

An internal Homeland Security document shows that the agency is aware of pro-amnesty Americants posing as DREAMer illegal aliens to demonstrate the broken system. 

Big Sis Gurus Probed in Sex Scandal

Jeffrey Anderson, Washington Times

A Senate panel is investigating whether former Homeland Sect. Napolitano’s allies pushed the inspector gen. to tread lightly in its probe of the Secret Service prostitution scandal.

Illegals Get Temp. Asylum Amid Protest

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

DHS granted temporary asylum to several Mexican immigrants, even some who are here illegally, after they crossed in a pro-amnesty protest.