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Cost of an Open Border: Tragedy Strikes After Allegedly Drunk Migrant Driving 110 MPH Slams Into MO Man

An illegal alien from Honduras has been charged with killing a Springfield, Missouri, man while driving drunk at 110 miles per hour.

Jarol Leiva-Navarro, 21, allegedly crashed his Dodge Charger on Dec. 11 into Colby Compton’s Saturn sedan, killing the 32-year-old man, the Springfield News-Leader reported. . . .

7 Principles of True Comprehensive Immigration Reform
FAIR

It is critical to distinguish the reform that the public seeks from the deceptive package of measures that the immigration lobby is peddling. We feel it time the nation’s largest immigration reform organization speak out about “true comprehensive immigration reform.”

The evidence that illegal immigration and mass immigration are harming our country is overwhelming and irrefutable. Congestion, environment, crime, health care, education — the costs are too high for the American family to continue to bear. . . .

Joe Biden’s BBB Will Fund Cartels’ Child-Smuggling
Breitbarthttps://www.breitbart.com/economy/2021/11/25/joe-bidens-bbb-will-fund-cartels-child-smuggling/

President Joe Biden’s $1.7 trillion Build Back Better (BBB) bill would allow cartels to get taxpayer funds for smuggling more foreign children and youths into U.S. schools, neighborhoods, and jobs, say GOP sources.

The plan, which is soon to be debated in the Senate, offers up to $3,600 per year to the guardians of  all children — including imported children who have no Social Security number. . . .

Report: Huge Discovery Made in Texas Ahead of 2022 Elections
the Western Journal

A new report says that an audit of the Texas voter rolls has found that there could be almost 10,000 non-citizens registered to vote.

The report in the Epoch Times said that the number was gleaned from a release of an audit of the 2020 election performed by the office of the Texas Secretary of State. . . .

Plane Smuggling Illegal Immigrants Crashes Just Over US Border
the Western Journal

A group of illegal immigrants trying to leave a Texas border town by air ended up crash landing instead.

On Thursday, a small plane went down north of the Presidio International Airport, the Presidio County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post.

When deputies arrived, they found that they were dealing with a “smuggling attempt gone wrong.” . . .

Illegal Immigration Is ‘On Steroids’ in Biden’s America: Rep. Tom Tiffany
Epoch Times

Illegal immigration has been “on steroids” in the United States ever since President Joe Biden entered office on Jan. 20 and rolled back many of former President Donald Trump’s immigration restrictions, says Rep. Tom Tiffany (R-Wis.). . . .

Senators Ask Why Mayorkas’ DHS Withheld Visa Overstays, Afghan Evacuee Vetting Reports
Epoch Times

Two vital Department of Homeland Security (DHS) reports were not given to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs (HSGAC) despite being required by law to do so, according to two Republican senators. . . .

Critical race theory takes aim at immigration law; courts wrestle with Hispanic disparity in cases
the Washington Times

Forget drugs or fraud. The most common type of case federal prosecutors bring is against illegal immigrants who try to reenter the country after having been ousted — and almost all of those charged are Hispanic.

Now federal courts are grappling with whether that imbalance means the law itself is racist. . . .

Critical race theory takes aim at immigration law; courts wrestle with Hispanic disparity in cases
the Washington Times

Forget drugs or fraud. The most common type of case federal prosecutors bring is against illegal immigrants who try to reenter the country after having been ousted — and almost all of those charged are Hispanic.

Now federal courts are grappling with whether that imbalance means the law itself is racist. . . .

Biden Considering UN-Approved ‘Reception Centers’ for Illegal Migrants
It will cost a lot, likely not do any good, and probably not receive much GOP support
Center for Immigration Studieshttps://cis.org/Arthur/Biden-Considering-UNApproved-Reception-Centers-Illegal-Migrantshttps://cis.org/Arthur/Biden-Considering-UNA

The Washington Post reported this week that the Biden administration is weighing whether to establish “European-style reception centers along the Mexican border that would transform the way asylum seekers are processed”. . . .

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