Immigration

Reader input: Immigration is a matter of economics

Limiting immigration in America is a matter of economics, not bigotry. This is America’s reality: a bankrupt country; a nation addicted to credit cards and high interest loan ...

Reader input: Limiting Middle East immigrants

In light of the recent shooting in San Bernardino, I have sympathy for those who are Muslim. They will be under scrutiny for a great while. We are told that America is a “mel ...

Reader input: Trump reflects law of the land

Everybody, Republican, Democrat, media, you name it, is all claiming that what (Donald) Trump said is dumb, stupid, reckless, dangerous, unconstitutional, while in fact it is the l ...

Another View: What kind of country would make a drunken driver wait five years for his day in court?

I have a friend I will call Michael who was stopped for drunken driving while working in a foreign country. He has been held in jail for five years without bail and without an at ...

Reader Input: Paskey letter rife with errors

Reader Ron Paskey wrote a letter expressing his concerns over immigration (“Seeing no justice under Obama,” Reader Input, March 17). However, his letter is rife with ...

Another View: President’s actions have put immigration policy in disarray

There was a time when the “brain trust” throughout the world was immigrating to the United States. Clearly, those countries losing their best and brightest were diminis ...

Reader Input: For much, writer is thankful

Lord, let us be thankful on this joyous occasion that we have two more months before the tea party Republicans take over control of the United States Congress. Let’s be hop ...

Reader Input: Good reasons for lawful immigration

Memo to the Republicans: The ball’s now in your court. Go positive. Construct a bill on immigration reform, let the president veto it and explain why to the people. In shor ...

Reader Input: Immigration letter repeats inaccuracies

Bill Welch’s letter regarding illegal immigration contains some inaccuracies that are perpetuated as truth (“Illegal immigration harms Americans,” Reader Input, S ...

Reader Input: Six steps to a better USA

"We Are The United States of America” Democrats and Republicans:  Stop arguing and do something to help our country. 1. Obama: Stop him from the immigration a ...

Reader Input: No clear answer on immigration

For those of you with definite opinions on the huge influx of children at our borders, please try to imagine this scene: A mother stepping over bodies of dead children, walking thr ...

Reader Input: No clear answer on immigration

For those of you with definite opinions on the huge influx of children at our borders, please try to imagine this scene: A mother stepping over bodies of dead children, walking thr ...

Another View: Obama keeps overreaching on his power

As President Barack Obama realizes that most reasonable people who are not blinded by partisan zealotry blame him for the humanitarian tragedy that has brought tens of thousands of ...

Reader Input: Citizens deserve more action

It must be mid-term election time (Benghazi, health care, immigration, minimum wage, etc). John Boehner (The Speaker with the Mouth) is now threatening to sue the president becau ...

STREETWISE: What should the U.S. do about refugee children at the border?

The controversial shuttling of Central American and Mexican children this week from the U.S. border to Murrieta, Calif. was meant to alleviate the Texas border patrol, which had be ...