Ted Cruz: ‘Obama’s Lawlessness’ Responsible for Spike in Illegal Immigration
This is why Sen. Ted Cruz is beloved by the conservative base of the GOP. He tells it like it is and is not afraid to do it unlike the punks in the GOP leadership like Eric Cantor.
Breitbart reports a sharp spike in illegal immigration has caused facilities and resources along the U.S.-Mexico border to become overwhelmed. As a result, U.S. Border Patrol has been releasing thousands of illegal immigrants onto U.S. soil each week. Some released immigrants are even criminals–as Breitbart Texas previously reported, more than 36,000 convicted criminal illegal aliens were released by U.S. authorities in 2013 alone.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz told Breitbart Texas that this “humanitarian crisis” is a “direct consequence” of the Obama Administration’s actions and rhetoric surrounding illegal immigration.
“We need a president who is willing to uphold the law,” Cruz said. “On issue after issue the Obama Administration has openly ignored, defied, and unilaterally tried to change the law. With respect to securing the border, the Obama Administration has handcuffed the courageous men and women who serve in Border Patrol. Morale in ICE is at an all-time low because the political operatives leading this Administration are preventing them from doing their job and upholding the law.”
Originally posted at The Last Tradition
Over at the WAPO, they’ve done an incredibly dishonest editorial about immigration that unfortunately mirrors so much of the debate,
The South Park episode last night was kind of weird and trippy. Long story short, Satan was having a Halloween
Peter Baker at the Washington Post writes today that President Bush has been achieving some of his important objectives lately,