Tag: Border Security

The Departed Get a Pass from the President

August 29, 2014

Let’s be clear: House Republicans passed a responsible bill; Senate Democrats did nothing. President Obama is the guy giving a pass to Senate Democrats who departed Washington without doing their job. Read More

Statement by House GOP Leaders on Border Bill

July 31, 2014

There are numerous steps the president can and should be taking right now, without the need for congressional action, to secure our borders and ensure these children are returned swiftly and safely to their countries. Read More

Boehner: More Unilateral Actions Will Cement Legacy of Lawlessness

July 31, 2014

Let me just be clear: Such action would create an even greater incentive for more illegal crossings and make the crisis at our border even worse. That would be a grave mistake. Read More

CBO: House’s Border Bill Will ‘Reduce Number of Children’ Who Stay After Illegally Crossing Border

July 30, 2014

Here are two key facts about the House Republican bill to address the humanitarian crisis on our southern border. Read More

Key Facts on House Border Bill

July 30, 2014

The House will instead take up border legislation this week that includes critical policy reforms and targeted funding aligned with the recommendations of the House’s border security working group... Read More

Obama Abandons Border Crisis Solution, Republicans Step Up

July 29, 2014

House Republicans plan to vote this week on legislation that will specifically and responsibly target resources. Read More

Boehner to Reid: House Will Reject Any Attempt to Add Immigration Reform to Border Bill

July 29, 2014

Such measures have no place in the effort to solve this crisis, and any attempt to exploit this crisis by adding such measures will run into a brick wall in the People’s House. Read More

With Democrats in Disarray, Americans Agree: Fix 2008 Law

July 25, 2014

As the humanitarian crisis on our southern border continues, surveys show a growing majority of the American people support updating a 2008 anti-trafficking law so that we can speed up the process of returning unaccompanied minors to their home countries. Read More

Democrats Flip-Flop on Fixing Border Crisis

July 24, 2014

Here’s what the Obama administration was saying just a few days ago, when they were for fixing the problem before they were against it. Read More

Boehner: “No Blank Check for the President and His Allies”

July 24, 2014

Some in Washington may view every new crisis as an opportunity to demand more taxpayer dollars, but the American people don’t see it that way. Read More

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