Tag: border

The Caravan claims to be escaping violence. Will it find much better in liberal U.S. cities? | SINAGRA

By Joe Sinagra _ Consider the following: In 2016, Chicago had a rate of 27.9 killings per 100,000 residents. Chicago is populous. St. Louis’s 188 murders amounted to 59.3 homicides per 100,000 people and preserved that city’s status as America’s Read More

NJ-07: Democrat nominee criticized for silence during Obama-era border detentions

CLINTON TWP., N.J. — Democrats including those campaigning in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District this year hope to make an issue of controversial detention of children at the United States Southern Border. But in NJ-07? Republicans insist Democrat nominee Tom Malinowski Read More

Murphy Administration finds time, money to join lawsuit against Trump amid budget crisis

TRENTON, N.J. — Trenton is short on cash due to over-spending and likely to impose punishing new taxes on New Jersey taxpayers for the coming fiscal year, and a government shutdown may be imminent, but the administration of Governor Phil Murphy Read More

Trump’s Idea of Using Military Resources for Border Wall Isn’t Unprecedented

The military has been involved before in putting up a barrier along the U.S. … at the Immigration and Naturalization Service (now Immigration and Customs Enforcement) told The Daily Signal. Entering a church service Easter Sunday, the president talked to Read More

A Border Wall is Cheaper Than Driving in N.J.

A study frequently cited last year by New Jersey gas tax hike proponents is instructive as we debate one of President Trump’s defining policy pushes, Save Jerseyans.  The June 2016 national transportation research group (the “TRIP”) report concluded that it costs New Jersey Read More

Paul Ryan Goes To The Border, Only Thing Anyone Cares About Is Him Riding A Horse

House Speaker Paul Ryan was spotted riding a horse by U.S.-Mexico border during his trip to the Lone Star state Wednesday. The trip marks the Wisconsin Republican’s first visit to the border, where he was joined by Department of Homeland Read More

Was Christie a reason Trump will now visit Mexico?

TRENTON — After more than a year of vowing to build a wall across the country’s border with the U.S., Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Mexico on Wednesday and meet with its president, Enrique Pena Nieto. And, according to Read More

Are Trump (and his wall) worth the price of Trump?

By Tommy De Seno I agree that Trump gets some things spectacularly right and some others spectacularly wrong. I want that wall (and maintain that alone drives his popularity; there are many things he’s said that his supporters could do Read More