• Texas Drops Curtain on Border Crossers, Sort Of
    As a new wave of migrants laps along the southern border, Texas is barricading a key entry point under international bridges in the town of Eagle Pass. Whether Operation Steel Curtain will deter illegal crossers, or just reroute them up or down the largely unpatrolled Rio Grande, is an open question. A row of some […]
  • Biden DHS Hides Number of Migrants on Terror Watchlist
    Since January, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has kept the number of migrants encountered at the southern border whose names are registered in the Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) from being made public. Created after the September 11 attacks, the TSDB is a watchlist that documents domestic and foreign individuals who are known terrorists or reasonably suspected […]
  • Vulnerable Democrats Feel the Heat on Immigration Ahead of the Midterms
    Are vulnerable House Democrats starting to feel the heat ahead of the 2022 midterms? It looks that way. Polling reflects a consensus that Americans are souring on the Democrats’ unified control of Washington. The RealClearPolitics (RCP) average for President Joe Biden’s approval rating is 41.9 percent, compared with 52.4 percent who disapprove. Republicans lead Democrats […]