Senate Passes ‘Clean’ DHS Funding Bill, Leaving Obama’s Amnesty Untouched

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite The Senate passed a Department of Homeland Security funding bill free of the House-passed provisions to block President Obama’s executive amnesty on a vote of 68-31 Friday. The appropriations package would fund DHS through September 30. … Continue reading Senate Passes ‘Clean’ DHS Funding Bill, Leaving Obama’s Amnesty Untouched

Kids ‘forced to swim Rio Grande as diversion’

NEW YORK – In an effort to divert Border Patrol from their smuggling, Mexican drug cartels are forcing children and other illegal immigrants from Central America to swim across the Rio Grande, at the risk of drowning, rather than cross a bridge and surrender to U.S. authorities, according to a veteran Border Patrol agent. “The Rio Grande is getting more dangerous every day,” said Chris Cabrera, an agent for nearly 13 years and a vice president in the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307. Cabrera also told WND that Mexicans on the south side of the border were firing weapons … Continue reading Kids ‘forced to swim Rio Grande as diversion’