Immigration (page 8)

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    Trump and the immigration ‘hawks’

    Eliana Johnson explains at National Review Online why Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s changed rhetoric on immigration might not cost him votes among his most strident supporters. Many believe that it was Trump’s firm stance on immigration that propelled him to victory in the…
    Mitch Kokai, August 30, 2016
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    There’s no clearer sign of North Carolina’s electoral importance than the fact that both Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton chose the Tar Heel State as the site of their first campaign stops after the July 4 holiday. Rick Henderson recaps those visits for the next edition of…
    Mitch Kokai, July 15, 2016
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    Presidents and immigrants in perspective

    Regardless of the merits or demerits of Donald Trump’s comments involving immigration limits, recent presidents from both parties have set limits of their own. Alex Pfeiffer of the Daily Caller reports. Donald Trump has received much flak from Democrats and Republicans alike for his…
    Mitch Kokai, June 17, 2016
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    In case you missed it …

    Time Warner Cable News’ “Capital Tonight” program asked for the John Locke Foundation’s assessment of the political impact from the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to consider President Obama’s executive order on immigration.
    Mitch Kokai, January 20, 2016
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    Getting sued for following the law

    Sean Higgins reports for the Washington Examiner on the dicey proposition facing employers who want to comply with federal immigration law. A new federal guidance for employers illustrates the Catch-22 situation that immigration law creates for them: Businesses cannot employ anybody who is not…
    Mitch Kokai, January 5, 2016
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    Kudlow switches gears on immigration

    Those familiar with Lawrence Kudlow‘s views on immigration might be surprised to read his latest column at Human Events. I know this is not my usual position. But this is a war. Therefore I have come to believe there should be no immigration or…
    Mitch Kokai, December 17, 2015
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson’s hopes for his bill to stop the flow of Syrian refugees into the United States until adequate safeguards are put in place. Barry Smith reports on this week’s legislative hearing on a controversial state…
    Mitch Kokai, November 20, 2015
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    Counter to the talking point, states balking at Syrian refugees tend to be the most charitable

    One would think in the aftermath of Paris and the still-recent memory of Boston, that it would behoove the Left in politics and media to stop pretending that there’s no serious security concern regarding thousands upon thousands of Syrian refugees suddenly seeking entrance in the U.S. One would think.
    Jon Sanders, November 19, 2015