Midterm trends threaten GOP House majority

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Republicans control both the House and Senate, but the unified GOP Congress might not last past the midterms. House Republicans are seeing signs that Democrats could more…

Trump back to drawing board on tax reform

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) President Trump has gone back to the drawing board on tax reform as he looks for wide-ranging Republican support behind legislation to overhaul the tax system. more…

Gorsuch sworn-in as Supreme Court justice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer gUB9WsnC] (FOX NEWS) Judge Neil Gorsuch took the first of two oaths to be sworn in as the newest Supreme Court justice Monday, having survived a grueling more…

Half of all federal crimes immigration-related

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Immigration crimes, including illegal border crossings, now account for half of all arrests by federal agents, a doubling in just 11 years, according to the Justice more…

Battle over sanctuary cities escalating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Immigration hardliners are threatening to hold potentially billions of dollars in state grants hostage as they seek to compel so-called sanctuary cities to cooperate with federal more…

Data in! Sanctuary cities have higher crime rates

by Alicia Powe -- [caption id="attachment_4297411" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Source: The Politics of Refuge: Sanctuary Cities, Crime and Undocumented Immigration; Aug.16, 2016. Data based on FBI crime statistics.[/caption] WASHINGTON – Surprise! Sanctuary cities more…