Because there will always be more businesses employing illegals than agents to catch them, ICE's worksite enforcement strategy should include not only an element of small but select random sampling, but also targeted efforts focused on industries that are known to use high concentrations of unauthorized workers.
A news article notes that "Migrants who came with the caravan are suffering from respiratory infections, tuberculosis, chickenpox and other serious health issues, Tijuana's Health Department warned on Thursday morning."
There are significant benefits that will accrue to the U.S. Treasury, and to our immigration system, if migrants claiming credible fear are required to await processing in Mexico. The status quo should remain.
A proposal to encourage elderly immigrants to take their Social Security payments in their native countries, where the cost of living is lower, saving U.S. taxpayers billions on Medicare and other welfare programs.
When New Jersey Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez came out in favor of replacing Americans with foreign workers while campaigning among the H-1B bodyshops, his Republican challenger had a chance to distinguish himself. He did not do so, and lost.
If and when I find an environmental conservancy group that also takes a reasoned and reasonable position on population growth, and is not opposed to balanced immigration enforcement and control, I will gladly contribute.
According to the Washington Times, a proposal to double the annual H-2B visa cap of foreign guestworkers (for seasonal non-agricultural jobs) from 66,000 to 132,000 could be inserted into next week's must-pass spending bill.