Ira Mehlman

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Ira Mehlman
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Biden's Immigration Policies are an Exercise in Madness
By Ira Mehlman
The United States, under President Joe Biden, is sailing into uncharted waters. Democrats, for much of the past half century, ...
June 30, 2021
The Left Doesn’t Just Oppose Merit-Based Immigration, They Openly Embrace Failure
By Ira Mehlman
The idea of a merit-based immigration policy originated on the political left. It was first proposed by a blue ribbon ...
October 03, 2020
The Administration’s .001 Percent Immigration Ploy
By Ira Mehlman
Over the past several weeks, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency carried out enforcement actions against Central American illegal ...
January 08, 2016
The Winnable Battle Republican Leaders Refuse to Wage on Immigration
By Ira Mehlman
If ever there was an important political battle the Republican leadership couldn’t possibly lose, it is the one over defunding ...
May 11, 2015
Obama’s Amnesty Threatens National Security and Congress Must Defund It
By Ira Mehlman
A showdown is shaping up in Washington over must-pass legislation to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for the ...
February 04, 2015
Presidential Amnesty Will Protect Nearly All Illegal Aliens
By Ira Mehlman
Five million is the widely reported estimate of the number of illegal aliens who will benefit from President Obama’s executive ...
December 10, 2014
Schumer Offers Republicans ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Immigration Deal
By Ira Mehlman
It is no secret that John Boehner (R-Ohio) and the House Republican leadership want to cut an immigration deal that ...
February 12, 2014
New Illegal Immigration Figures Belie Enforcement and Deportation Claims
By Ira Mehlman
If Americans have the impression that there is an alternate reality that exists within the confines of the Washington Beltway, ...
September 25, 2013
The Immigration Pitch Republicans Should be Making to Hispanic Voters
By Ira Mehlman
Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi and Charlie Rangel are all very concerned. They are all losing sleep about the potential demise ...
July 12, 2013
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