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Texas Governor Rick Perry is calling once again for more boots on the ground to stop the massive influx of illegal immigrants into the United States. The Lone Star State leader has been outspoken in his opposition to the way the Obama administration has enforced border security. While on a recent fundraising tour in the… Read more »
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Illegal immigrants may soon be granted amnesty in the form of work permits by the stroke of President Barack Obama’s pen. A Democratic Senate aide said the president is planning to allow millions of illegal aliens to remain in the United States courtesy of an executive order, Bloomberg Businessweek reports. President Obama is expected to… Read more »
Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State, stated on CNN that former President George W. Bush inspired her to be proud to be an American and hinted that President Obama has not had the same effect on her. “We have to go back out and sell ourselves. It is not to be taken for granted. What… Read more »
President Obama has been visiting Southern California frequently for ongoing fundraising efforts, and with some seriously influential and wealthy people residing deep on the left coast that are ready to pony up $32,400 dollars a plate, who can blame him? But a new phenomenon, inspired by Los Angeles street artist Sabo, was awaiting President Obama… Read more »
Obamacare approval continues to struggle in light of a newly released poll from CNN showing that just 40 percent of Americans approve of the law, and a mere 18 percent say they’ve been helped by it. In all, the signature domestic achievement of President Obama has met with 59 percent disapproval, and for some conservative… Read more »
An effort to impeach President Obama will likely move forward very soon as ...
The North Korean government is not pleased with a parody dance video that has surfaced on the web featuring North Korean leader Kim Jong Un dancing his way out of a variety of silly situations. In fact, the North Korean government was so upset over the video they demanded that the Chinese government keep it… Read more »
A young man who was asked in kindergarten what he wanted to be when he grew ...
Along with his other recent efforts, President Barack Obama added some fuel ...
The Malaysian Airlines flight 17 disaster has the U.S. and other leaders lobbing blame and harsh criticism toward Russia and its leader Vladimir Putin. Monday, Mr. Putin responded sternly to his critic’s accusations and criticism. Fox News reported that Vladimir Putin said: “We can say with confidence that if fighting in eastern Ukraine had not… Read more »
It’s official — President Obama has finally signed the LGBT ...
The 2014 unemployment extension bill keeps getting kicked down the road by Congress, but it’s possible that a new report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) may indicate hard times ahead for Social Security programs in general, including unemployment benefits. In a related report by The Inquisitr, the CBO has Social Security Disability running out… Read more »
Rand Paul has called into question President and First Lady Michelle ...
Tumblr CEO David Karp may not be as well known as other tech gurus, but his social media site continues to surge in popularity and his latest exploits should only help. The Tumblr creator recently rubbed elbows with the most powerful man in the world at a fundraiser. In addition to the Tumblr creator getting… Read more »
The situation involving the inclusion or denial of equal rights for gay people has amplified under the presidential term of Barack Obama. Just here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times on news that expressed pro-gay rights, such as this year having the biggest and most outspoken gay pride parades to fast food chain Burger… Read more »
Illegal immigrant children from noncontiguous countries cannot be turned around at the border or immediately deported. Approximately 60,000 iillegal aliens have crossed the Texas border so far this year — about one-third of them children. Congress has begun drafting bills to address the issue which some consider a humanitarian crisis, others an invasion, and some… Read more »
The Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 black boxes are in the hands of pro-Russian separatists rebels in their eastern Ukraine stronghold, reports out of the region said Friday, with the rebels raising fear that the vital flight recorders, which could contain data essential to understanding exactly what happened to the downed Boeing 777, are already in… Read more »
The 2014 unemployment extension bill in both the House and Senate is in trouble but Senators Jack Reed and Dean Heller say they are not giving up and they are currently working on a new way to fund their EUC bill. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Heller claims President Obama “needs to be… Read more »
It seems there is just too much on the plate of our current president, Barack Obama. With so many duties to fulfill, it appears he’s having trouble keeping up. Just to take care of one task, he neglects another and it is starting to split the American people even more. Just here on The Inquisitr,… Read more »
The Malaysia Airlines plane reportedly shot down over Ukraine Thursday was not shot down by Ukraine military forces, the country’s president, Petro Poroshenko, has said in a statement. As reported earlier Thursday by The Inquisitr, Malaysia Airlines reported losing contact with its Flight MH17, a Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, saying… Read more »
A Malaysian Passenger plane flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed ...
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The 2014 unemployment extension that Democrats have been attempting to pass since April may have finally seen its doom sealed Tuesday when the Republican-led House of Representatives passed a highway bill that raids the same funds that were supposed to go toward paying for the unemployment extension. “This is now the second time they’ve taken… Read more »
Nancy Pelosi was challenged to come tour the border by a group of ranchers who have grown extremely tired of the security threat and property damaged caused by illegal immigrants trespassing on their land. Two Arizona ranchers want Pelosi and the entire Congress to “wake up to the dangers” involved with the mounting illegal immigration… Read more »
Chicago protesters deem President Barack Obama the “worst president ever elected.” South Side black residents gathered over the weekend to register their disgust with President Obama. One black male protester said Bill Clinton was the “African-American president,” not Obama. The South Side Chicago protest was held in front of the city’s police department headquarters. The… Read more »
The 2014 unemployment extension has been introduced in both the House and the Senate but some people are criticizing President Obama for not being engaged with Congress during the legislation process. In a related report by The Inquisitr, when a lady picked up food stamps and welfare while driving a Mercedes Benz, political pundits were… Read more »
An illegal immigrant petition is demanding that President Barack Obama house the thousands of migrant children on the White House grounds instead of having buses deliver them to cities all over the United States. In a related report by The Inquisitr, a study of the real unemployment rate claims that during the last 14 years… Read more »
The situation pertaining to Texas and illegal immigrants has amplified by a lot over the course of this year. Just here on The Inquisitr, we brought multiple reports associated with the problem of border protection and patrol. This includes Texans mobilizing to keep illegal immigrants out of the country while illegal immigrants burn the American… Read more »
Border crisis… we’ve been hearing that phrase a lot lately, usually in relation to the multitudes of Central American children who have entered the United States illegally in recent months. To say that the Obama Administration, Congressional Republicans and Texas Governor Rick Perry have been at odds over how to handle the Central American children… Read more »
Rick Perry toured the Texas border earlier this afternoon to review the areas where illegal immigrants are crossing and to speak with federal law enforcement officers patrolling the Rio Grande and Anzalduas Park area. Governor Perry had invited Barack Obama to join him on the tour while the president was in the state to attend… Read more »
A Mexican train carrying more than 1,000 illegal immigrants derailed en route to the Texas border area. The cargo train was transporting both Central Americans and Mexican adults and children hoping to enter the United States illegally and surrender themselves to Border Patrol agents, Reuters reports. None of the illegal immigrants about the Mexican train… Read more »
President Obama is asking American taxpayers via Congress to pony-up $3.7 billion to address the illegal immigration problem along the Texas border. Governor Rick Perry says he has been sending letters to the Obama administration since 2010 to get help securing the border to stop the massive influx of illegal aliens, but the missives have… Read more »
Rick Perry challenged President Barack Obama to come tour the Texas border and experience the illegal immigration problem first hand while in the state this week. Governor Perry reportedly declined and invite to meet President Obama on the tarmac and shake hands. White House officials are now telling media outlets that while the president still… Read more »
A Nebraska town is under fire after a parade float depicting President Obama outside of an outhouse was featured in its parade. The float shows a zombie-like figure wearing overalls holding on to a walker outside of a outhouse with the words “Obama” and “Presidential Library” pasted with boards to the sides. According to the… Read more »
The 2014 unemployment extension bill in the House of Representatives is a ...
The 2014 unemployment extension is still on the lips of many, but now that the unemployment rate has dropped to the lowest levels in six years, it’s claimed by Republican supporters that John Boehner and the House of Representatives were right to deny the extension of further unemployment benefits. In a related report by The… Read more »
The 2014 unemployment extension effort has turned into a matter of political gamesmanship as Democrats in the House of Representatives try to get around their biggest obstacle to bringing a benefits extension measure to a vote — Republican House Speaker John Boehner. Boehner’s refusal to bring a Senate unemployment extension bill passed in early April… Read more »
The Supreme Court just ruled against President Barack Obama’s recess ...
New hope for a 2014 unemployment extension appeared possible Tuesday, as the two senators who have pushed the hardest to bring back the unemployment benefits that were cut off for job seekers six months ago, introduced a new extension measure to the Senate on Tuesday. The bill differs significantly from an earlier unemployment extension measure… Read more »
Christina Hendricks, star of AMC’s Mad Men, has cozied up with ...
A new 2014 unemployment extension bill in the Senate will be introduced by Senators Dean Heller and Jack Reed this week. But some people may not be happy that the new unemployment benefits package will not include retroactive payments. In a related report by The Inquisitr, studies of the long-term unemployed show that they increasingly… Read more »
President Obama has seen his approval rating fall sharply in one important ...
Washington — President Barack Obama announced at a special meeting from the White House that he will not send military aid over the current crisis in Iraq, stating diplomatic efforts between all parties involved were the best option to ease the trail of death and destruction that has rocked the country over the last few… Read more »
The Obama presidency is in trouble, and according to NBC’s Chuck Todd, it’s “over.” The comments followed the release of dismal numbers for the President, revealed in the latest NBC/Wall Street Journal poll. Chuck Todd — the Chief White House Correspondent for NBC News — reacted to the release of the disturbing poll results during… Read more »
Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz have formed a new 501 ...
Chuck Norris is famous for his skills in martial arts and his written column about President Obama certainly won’t go down easily without a fight. Norris recently decided to let the world know exactly how he feels about President Obama’s prisoner of war exchange in a two-part column. Without pulling any punches, Norris had quite… Read more »
President Barack Obama is in the midst of creating the largest ocean preserve in the entire world. Earlier today, the president announced plans for the massive marine preserve in the Pacific Ocean. Environmental groups are heralding the protection of pristine waters initiative, but the fishing industry reportedly plans to steadfastly oppose the Obama administration measure…. Read more »
The fight over the 2014 unemployment extension bill has been mostly waged by politicians, but even among the unemployed there seems to be disagreement on at least one issue: Should the people who have already reached 99 weeks in unemployment benefits continue to be supported within a new unemployment extension bill? In a related report… Read more »