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Immigration

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  • Mikulski, Democrats cut immigrant funding proposal

    Mikulski, Democrats cut immigrant funding proposal
    WASHINGTON -- Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski will introduce an emergency spending bill on Wednesday to deal with the flow of minors crossing the border that slashes $1 billion from President Barack Obama's original request but that does not include provisions...
  • Obama puts politics ahead of border security

    Obama puts politics ahead of border security
    All you need to do is look at the headlines out of Central America to see why tens of thousands of children are ending up at our border. "In Columbia (sic), Rising Violence Breeds New Doubts" (N.Y. Times); "Guatemala Seen Slipping Into a Haven For...
  • Immigration crisis threatens America [Letter]

    Immigration crisis threatens America [Letter]
    Most of the talking head shows have had some coverage of the immigration crisis, but they all talked from their political perspective and very few referred to any facts. I would like to surface some facts. Both parties are responsible for this crisis....
  • Carroll County commissioners' knee-jerk hypocrisy [Letter]

    Carroll County commissioners' knee-jerk hypocrisy [Letter]
    Reporter John Fritze's recent article showed what hateful hypocrites the Carroll Commissioners, Del. Justin Ready and Rep. Andy Harris really are ("Carroll Co. officials push back on shelter for immigrant children," July 11). They are joined by the...
  • Carroll's revealing 'illeagle' graffiti [Editorial]

    Carroll's revealing 'illeagle' graffiti  [Editorial]
    We thank the nameless graffiti artist in Carroll County who spray painted a denunciation of an aborted plan to house some of the thousands of unaccompanied minors who have crossed the southern U.S. border in recent months at a military facility near...
  • 'No illeagles here' painted on building considered for immigrant children's shelter

    'No illeagles here' painted on building considered for immigrant children's shelter
    A vandal painted the words "No illeagles here," on a Carroll County building that had been under consideration as a temporary shelter for undocumented immigrant children. "No undocumented Democrats," continued the message painted on Westminster's former...
  • Why didn't Van Hollen stand up for his constituents in Carroll Co.? [Letter]

    Why didn't Van Hollen stand up for his constituents in Carroll Co.? [Letter]
    The citizens of Carroll County are speaking out. They do not want illegal immigrants there ("Harris opposes Carroll County immigrant shelter," July 11). Why doesn't Rep. Chris Van Hollen speak out as Rep. Andy Harris has done and support them? Makes...
  • Harris is right to fight plan to send undocumented immigrant children to Carroll Co. [Letter]

    Harris is right to fight plan to send undocumented immigrant children to Carroll Co. [Letter]
    I applaud Rep. Andy Harris for his press release expressing disagreement with using a military facility in Westminster to house illegal immigrant children ("Harris opposes Carroll County immigrant shelter," July 11). In Carroll County there is no room...
  • Where's our compassion? [Letter]

    I was outraged to read that our mayor, congressman and senator all found reasons to oppose the Obama administration's proposal to turn the former Social Security Administration building downtown into a shelter for homeless immigrant children ("Rawlings-...
  • What Baltimore could do for homeless migrant children [Letter]

    The concern of federal and local officials for homeless immigrant youth is touching ("Rawlings-Blake voices concern over immigrant shelter," June 10). Thank goodness their opposition to this shelter isn't based on the ethnicity of these children, as...
  • Feds look to Baltimore to shelter immigrant children

    Feds look to Baltimore to shelter immigrant children
    Federal officials are eying a large, vacant office building near Lexington Market on Baltimore's west side as a potential shelter for children caught entering the country illegally, an idea that met with resistance from several Maryland lawmakers on...
  • Rawlings-Blake voices concern over immigrant shelter

    Rawlings-Blake voices concern over immigrant shelter
    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake — who has gained a national reputation for welcoming Hispanic families to Baltimore — joined a growing chorus of Maryland officials Tuesday raising concerns over a proposal to turn a vacant office building in the...