Obama Asks Congress For $3.7 Billion To Deal With Recent Surge Of Child Immigrants

By: Wednesday July 9, 2014 6:45 am

President Obama has asked Congress for roughly $4 billion to process the 52,000 Central American children who recently came across the Texas border. Not surprisingly, Republicans in Congress are having none of it. The GOP are claiming that the problem is due to Obama not protecting the border and, in some cases, saying Obama himself encouraged the children to come.


Late Nite FDL: Welcome to Third Round Semifinal Voting of “Name Our Pot Campaign” Contest

By: Thursday April 29, 2010 8:21 pm

Third round semifinal voting is now open Everyone from Desmond Tutu to Fox News acknowledges that the explosive immigration situation in Arizona is exacerbated by drug trafficking across the border.  From the AP: The volume of drugs coming through the Arizona border is also eye-popping. Federal agents seized 1.2 million pounds of marijuana last year [...]

BushCo: Trashing The Place On the Way Out the Door

By: Wednesday April 2, 2008 4:00 pm

You don’t have to be Kreskin the Magnificent to figure out that Bush will do as much damage as he can as the sun sets on the Worst Administration Evah, the only question is when and how.

Look to the border

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