Posts tagged "undocumented immigrants"

Common sense on legalizing illegal immigrants

Whether you’re for it or against it, everyone should read this op-ed in the Chicago Tribune. It was written by Dave Seminara, a former diplomat who issued thousands of visas during his career at the State Department. He voted twice for President Barack Obama, but presents facts that both sides ignore at their own risk.... Read more »

Someday you may need a valid ID to vote

Anyone can walk into a polling place and vote in your place. All that your impostor needs do is be able to roughly forge your name on the ballot application. This, of course, facilitates all kinds of fraud. Now, however, an increasing number of states are considering new laws that would require a valid voters... Read more »

Poll: Proof of citizenship should be required for health care coverage

A new Rasmussen poll finds that 83 percent of voters nationwide say that people should be required to prove they are a citizen of the United States before receiving government health care subsidies. This undoubtedly will be regarded in some quarters as further proof of the ingrained bigotry of Americans, but I have to disagree.... Read more »
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