Almost two-thirds of all New Yorkers—spanning geographic regions, party lines and demographic divides—oppose a proposed pay raise for state legislators, the latest Siena College poll shows. 558 more words
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OK, so let’s break it down. Clearly the centerpiece of President Obama’s administrative “fix” of what he has repeatedly described as a “broken immigration system” are his initiatives to grant “deferred action” (essentially, temporary relief from being removed or deported from the United States) to some aliens who are unlawfully present in the United States, and who were brought to the United States as children and raised here. 715 more words
The Short Life of Jose Antonio Gutierrez is a documentary about the first U.S. soldier killed in the second Iraq war.
Gutierrez was an illegal immigrant from Guatemala. 1,010 more words
The Middle Class…who Dreams this Stuff Up
In all candor and with ease of mind, I happened upon a website on Friday, then of course on Saturday I read the transcript…the article and guest speaker alleged that the African American population has been rifted because this new development called the “Middle Class.” 791 more words
ALBANY, N.Y. – Many groups in the Capital Region are calling on Governor Cuomo to include the “Dream Act” in his budget.
Hundreds of students and faculty want Cuomo to include his executive budget changes to the state’s Tuition Assistance Program. 51 more words
Top GOP Sen.: Obama ‘Devastated the Rule of Law’ With Immigration Executive Action
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) on Monday vowed to fight President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration in “every way possible,” saying Obama has “devastated the rule of law” in America. 404 more words