Court Refuses to Allow Obama Amnesty to Proceed

Keith Koffler White House Dossier 5/26/2015

A panel of a federal appeals court Tuesday declined to reverse a district court judge’s ruling that blocked President Obama’s plan to grant temporary amnesty for some 5 million illegal immigrants, saying that overriding the ruling could force states to take irreversible actions that would become illegal if the […]

Rep Steve King Introduces Anti-Anchor Baby Bill To End Illegal Alien Abuse Of 14th Amendment

Rick Wells GOP the Daily Dose 1/16/2015

Arguably the staunchest defender of American citizen sovereignty in the House of Representatives, Steve King (R-IA), has once again introduced legislation to end the practice of birthright citizenship in the United States.

Rep King identifies the problem as an “anchor baby agenda” in which illegal aliens deliberately enter […]

Across Texas, 60,000 babies of noncitizens get U.S. birthright

Sherry Jacobson The Dallas Morning News 8/8/2010

As Republican members of Congress press for changes to the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, preventing automatic citizenship for babies born to illegal immigrants, opponents insist the debate is not really about babies.

Instead, they say it is about politics and votes – not fixing the immigration […]

Obama: American citizenship “not a matter of blood or birth”

Ed Morrissey 7/1/2010

Well, actually, it is a matter of birth, at least, in the sense of natural-born citizenship. The Fourteenth Amendment makes that all too clear, which is why the issue of “anchor babies” has been part of the immigration debate for the last several years. Those opposed to that reading of the […]

Rand Paul Takes On the 14th Amendment!

American Power Blog 5/28/2010

For a guy who says he’s an unequivocal backer of equal protection of the laws, you’d think Rand Paul might be a bit more, let’s say, careful in avoiding another big fight on civil rights issues. The 14th Amendment is the Holy Grail of the U.S. civil rights regime, and within […]

Yockey: It’s time to end birthright citizenship

Cynthia Yockey A Conservative Lesbian 4/7/2010

When Margaret and I lived in Silver Spring, near the border of Maryland and Washington, D.C., our community was overwhelmed by illegal immigration. We lived near the area with the highest concentration of illegal immigrants in Montgomery county — in all of Maryland and Washington, D.C., really. As a […]