John Kelly’s nativism is not Be Best

She’s asking everyone to just be better and nicer and that’s worth doing. “It is our responsibility as adults to educate and remind (children) that when they are using their voices — whether verbally or online — they must choose their words wisely and speak with respect and compassion,” said the first lady at the White House. If there’s something about being thoughtful with words in Be Best, then this was a bad week to be it. The most glaring example might be Kelly, who — although he didn’t call…

Louisiana legislature honors ICE and its partners as part of Public Service Recognition Week

Management and Administration ERO New Orleans AFOD Brian Acuna, HSI Baton Rouge RAC Ron Militana, State Rep. Valarie Hodges, Task Force Commander Lawrence Callender and CBP Baton Rouge Port Director Pat Tyrell As part of national Public Service Recognition Week, the Louisiana House of Representatives honored U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Thursday with a House Resolution commending an ICE Homeland Security Investigations task force in Louisiana for its efforts fighting human trafficking and other cross border criminal activity throughout the state. State Representative Valarie Hodges, Vice Chair of the Louisiana…

Report: Nearly Half of Americans Live in Jurisdictions With Sanctuary Policies

NJ Gov. Murphy Allows Illegal Immigrants to Get College Financial Aid, Challenges Trump Another California City Joins Trump Admin in Opposing State’s Sanctuary Law Approximately half of all Americans now live under some sort of sanctuary policy that shields illegal immigrants, according to a new study from the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR). FAIR calculated that 564 jurisdictions across the country have adopted policies that, to some degree, protect illegal aliens or obstruct efforts by the federal government to enforce U.S. immigration law. That number is up more than 200 since…