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Why Are Democrats Getting Sick Of Ilhan Omar?

Well, it appears that a significant number of Minnesota’s Democratic voters might have finally become fed up with Rep. Ilhan Omar. Better late than never, I suppose. There have been several reports over the past few weeks detailing the changing attitudes towards the...

Political Pawns: Why Won’t Democrats Help Dreamers?

Welp, that didn’t take long. President Trump recently announced a new proposal on border security that would provide a three-year extension to immigrants who are a part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and those who have Temporary Protected...

Shutdown: Democratic Lawmakers Fight The Good Fight

The following piece is satire.   As the government shutdown continues, Democratic lawmakers are discovering new and creative ways to convince the American public that illegal immigration isn’t all that bad. After President Trump addressed the nation from the Oval...

What’s Causing Migrant Child Deaths?

On the day before Christmas, another migrant child passed away after falling ill while in the custody of federal immigration authorities. Predictably, the progressive members of the political and chattering classes pounced on the opportunity to use the child’s death...

Shocker: Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS Will Arm Teachers

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School recently made a decision that is sure to disappoint the gun control lobby. Earlier this year, a mass shooting at the Parkland school reignited the fight to restrict firearms. The tragedy rocked the United States, which has seen a...

How Will Conservatives Win The Border Wall Battle?

Begun, the border wall wars have. Earlier in the week, the fate of funding for the border wall was up in the air. With President Trump appearing to cave on his demand that Congress place $5 billion in the annual budget for construction of the border wall, many on the...

Sanctuary Cities Sacrifice Safety For Political Correctness

Democrats and their allies in the establishment media have painted a scathing, but deceptive picture of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), depicting the agency as a gang of government-sponsored bullies who sweep into cities rounding up and deporting each and...

Conservatives, Let’s Get Over Our Ocasio-Cortez Fixation

Conservatives, I think we might have a problem. We have a problem with Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. No, it has nothing to do with her incoherent policy proposals, or her obvious inability to explain them. It’s not the fact that she’s pushing for...

Is The Caravan Proving Trump Right?

It’s a wild world at the southern border, and the raucous debate over illegal immigration isn’t calming down anytime soon. Hundreds of potential refugees are now attempting to gain entry into the United States. Depending on who you ask, they’re either invaders, or a...