More than a million illegal immigrants scored California driver’s licenses, state DMV announces

More than one million illegal immigrants living in California have received driver’s licenses, the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles announced Wednesday. More than one million illegal immigrants living in California have received driver’s licenses, according to a new report. The state’s Department of Motor Vehicles announced that as of March 31, 1,001,000 illegal immigrants have received licenses, The Sacramento Bee reported on Wednesday. CALIFORNIA TO AUTO-REGISTER DRIVERS TO VOTE, SPARKING FRAUD CONCERNS Illegal immigrants have been legally allowed to obtain driver’s licenses in the state since Jan. 1, 2015 after Democratic Gov.…

Mueller’s team questioning Russian oligarchs

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team has taken the unusual step of questioning Russian oligarchs who traveled into the US, stopping at least two. One of them had his electronic devices searched when his private jet landed at a New York area airport, according to multiple sources familiar with the inquiry. source

Connecticut swears in new immigrants as Trump toughens against them

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Trump sending National Guard troops to Mexico border, but they won’t have contact with immigrants

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters Wednesday that Trump would be signing a proclamation to deploy the National Guard to the border. She also called on Congress to tighten loopholes in the immigration system, which she said has made it impossible for the Trump administration to end the so-called “catch and release” practice whereby immigrants are released from detention while awaiting a trial. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that the Justice Department “fully supports the efforts of the Department of Defense and Homeland Security announced today to secure our…

Audit Acknowledges that Proper Immigration Processing Takes Time

The Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General (DHS OIG) has published a little gem of an audit report: “USCIS Has Unclear Website Information and Unrealistic Time Goals for Adjudicating Green Card Applications”. Anyone who has read my blog posts over a period of time probably knows that I’m not always enamored of the audit work of watchdog agencies such as the OIG or Government Accountability Office (GAO). I recognize the importance of oversight, but sometimes come away dissatisfied with the audit reports. Often enough, they strike me as…

Father Whose Son Was Killed by Illegal Immigrant Pushes Ballot Initiative to End Sanctuary State

Don Rosenberg, whose son Drew was killed by an illegal immigrant, announced plans Wednesday on “Fox & Friends” to launch a voter initiative to fight California’s sanctuary state law. The initiative would be on the ballot in California during the 2020 presidential election. “We’re launching a voter initiative to overturn SB 54, which is the sanctuary state law, and actually require law enforcement in California to cooperate with federal immigration authorities,” Rosenberg said. “Clearly it is a blight on public safety. I mean, releasing criminals back into the community and then these…