Tag Archive for immigration

What Do YOU Think: Should the Immigration Fee Hikes Be Revoked?

Check this out! The Register is reporting today that Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-San Jose) is intoducing legislation to reverse the recent fee increases for immigration services. As of now, fees for most immigration services have been increased with the hikes taking effect together. For instance, the cost of naturalization is increasing by 69 percent to…

What Did I Tell You About Republicans & Immigration?

My goodness! John and Ken are looking for outrage, but don’t know where quite to send it. Peggy Lowe reported at Total Buzz earlier today that the KFI shock jocks were commanding their droneslisteners to bombard our lovely Orange County Supervisors with phone calls asking them why they voted to outsource the processing of traffic…

Republicans Still Don’t Get It On Immigration

Oh my! I just looked in The Register this morning, and found this little something about what happened in the Senate yesterday. Apparently, the Republicans wanted to bring up immigration again. And once again, the Republicans had their behinds handed to them. So what happened? Since Democrats like border security, but NOT impractical “security” measures…

Another Where’s The Outrage Question

I’ve noticed that at virtually every Vietnamese Community rally, there is a preponderance of South Vietnamese flags flying everywhere.  When I drive through Little Saigon, I see far more South Vietnamese flags than U.S. flags on display.  Now I wouldn’t usually see this as a problem as I respect the desire of immigrants to maintain…

Universal Balance: One wall falls, another takes its place

On Monday, Jon Fleischman wrote about his trip to the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara to commemorate the 20th anniversary of President Reagan’s June 12, 1987 address in Berlin. That got me thinking, which can be dangerous to Republicans from time to time. On August 13, 1961, Berlin was cut in two by a concrete wall.…

More GOP Infighting on Immigrant Party Leaders

If you want to laugh, stroll over to the Flash Report (Jon can use the hits), and see how Mr. Fleischman continues to poo-poo this story. Jon is like a traffic cop after a bad accident.  “Move along. Move along.  Nothing to see here.”  Even Matt Cunningham has the story downplayed on OC Blog. Right.…

Note to Mike Corona on Immigration Checks…

Here’s a reason why they may not be such a “Good Thing.” US Citizen Deported to Mexico, oops! From By Sam Quinones, LATimes Staff Writer June 12, 2007 The family of an American citizen who disappeared after apparently being mistakenly deported to Tijuana a month ago has filed suit asking the U.S. government to help…