Illegal immigration up again in December; back to Obama levels

Illegal immigration up again in December; back to Obama levels

From The Westerner Blog Illegal immigration at the southwest border ticked up again in December, according to the latest numbers released Tuesday that showed an increasing flow of people showing up at the ports of entry demanding to be admitted. Actual arrests by the Border Patrol dropped slightly in December, but the number of people […]

Illegal immigrant children, non-Mexicans surge across U.S. Southwest border at record rate

Illegal immigrant children, non-Mexicans surge across U.S. Southwest border at record rate

The Southwest border has broken open in recent weeks, with non-Mexicans – and illegal immigrant children in particular – crossing at a record rate in October, according to Border Patrol statistics that suggest the administration’s victory lap earlier this year was premature. Nearly 5,000 unaccompanied children were caught in October, and nearly 3,000 more had […]