The Center for Immigration Studies found that one in five residents of the United States–nearly 61.8 million people–speak a language other than English in their homes as reported in a study released Monday.
The influx of unaccompanied alien children will cost one school district in Louisiana $4.6 million alone this year, as local school budgets across the country are bearing the brunt of the thousands of illegal immigrant minors who crossed the border this summer.
“We can fix these problems,” Paul Ryan tells me. He’s referring to the sluggish economy, the rising cost of living, broken immigration and health care systems, burdensome regulations, and stifling tax code. What would it take? The Republican Party has to win the Senate in 2014 and the White House in 2016.
President Obama has repeatedly said that he will take executive action if Congress does not pass an immigration policy overhaul. He will face fierce opposition if he decides to forge his own path — a majority of Americans, including a majority of his own party, say Obama should continue to work with Congress on reforms.
As President Obama considers postponing the deportation of millions of immigrants, public opinion has shifted–now, the number of Americans who want tighter border security is on the rise.
A majority of small business owners oppose nearly every aspect of President Barack Obama’s second-term agenda, according to a new survey.