Illegal Immigrant Kills for Cigarettes

With its effort to quash President Obama’s executive action amnesty inching along slower than a...

Joe Guzzardi

Mexican Consulates to Issue Birth Certificates on the Spot

On January 6, the same day that the 114th Congress was sworn in, Mexican President Enrique Peña...

Joe Guzzardi

Mass of Man Makes a Mess

The takeover and makeover of Planet Earth by human beings have been well documented by generations...

Leon Kolankiewicz

Coming Soon: Robots in the Cockpit

In commercial aviation’s earlier days, the flight deck had a captain, copilot and a navigator. On...

Joe Guzzardi

CAPS Position on Health Care Coverage

CAPS firmly believes that working Americans are entitled to health insurance coverage for contraception.  A case now before the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether private corporations can obtain an exemption from the Contraceptive Mandate of the Affordable Care Act. While we support everyone's right to their own beliefs, we do not believe that employers should be able to deprive their employees of health care coverage for birth control.

California DMV Ordered to Overlook Identity Theft by Illegals

Adelle Nazarian
January 27, 2015

Illegal aliens may enjoy a free pass on identity theft due to a new investigative policy at California’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

Border Surge Likely Again In 2015, Data Shows

Neil Munro
January 26, 2015
The Daily Caller

The flow of Central American migrant families across the Texas border is continuing at almost the same level as a year ago, according to newly released federal data.

Immigration Officers Blast Border Bill: ‘A Global Joke;’ ‘Where Is the Outrage?’

By Craig Bannister
January 22, 2015

“We admit individuals who have no business being admitted,” the head of the immigration officers’ union said today, blasting both Pres. Obama’s amnesty and the new border bill.

GOP seeking Plan B on immigration

Manu Raju and Seung Min Kim
January 21, 2015

Top Republicans are exploring ways of escaping their political jam on immigration, with steps that could avoid a funding cutoff for the Department of Homeland Security while letting conservatives vent their anger at President Barack Obama.

'Freedom starts with speech' Tempers flare at dueling rallies in De la Guerra Plaza

Scott Steepleton
January 20, 2015
Santa Barbara News-Press

De la Guerra Plaza was closed to cars much of Monday for a clash over the word "illegals" that took place in front of the Santa Barbara News-Press office.

On one side was a group of 100 or so, including open-border advocates, who say the News-Press is wrong to use the word when referring to people in this country illegally.

U.S. court hears states' suit against Obama immigration plan

Lisa Maria Garza
January 15, 2015

(Reuters) - A federal judge in Texas heard arguments on Thursday in a lawsuit brought by two dozen states that seeks to block Obama administration efforts to reduce the threat of deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants.

Immigrants Can Now Get Mexican Birth Certificates In U.S.

January 14, 2015

SANTA ANA (AP) — The Mexican government on Thursday will start issuing birth certificates to its citizens at consulates in the United States, seeking to make it easier for them to apply for U.S. work permits, driver’s licenses and protection from deportation.

House passes bill to defund Obama’s immigration orders

Rebecca Shabad and Cristina Marcos
January 14, 2015
The Hill

The House voted Wednesday to block funding for President Obama’s immigration orders, firing the first shot in a high-stakes battle over deferred deportations for the millions of people who are in the country illegally.

The measure passed in a 236-191 vote, with 10 Republicans voting against it and two Democrats voting in favor.