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Cross to be Removed from Hempstead School Board

Residents have been protesting Betty Cross for years.

Cross to be Removed from Hempstead School Board

by Christian Bonawandt on July 21, 2014  

The New York state education commissioner will not recognize Cross's election while he investigates allegations of voter coercion and election fraud.

District Lawyer to Education Commissioner: Touré is a ‘Sore Loser’

Cross has retaliated against allegations from contested school board candidate Maribel Touré (front, right).

District Lawyer to Education Commissioner: Touré is a ‘Sore Loser’

by Christian Bonawandt on July 18, 2014  

Through a memorandum from her attorney, Betty Cross has denied wrongdoing on the May 20 election and claims candidate Maribel Touré simply didn't work "hard enough."

Tell Obama to ‘Go Big’ on Executive Action

Credit: Official White House Photo by Pete Souza.

Tell Obama to ‘Go Big’ on Executive Action

by Patrick Young, Esq. on July 18, 2014  

We need to advocate strongly that an executive order cover everyone who would be legalized under the bill the Senate passed last year.

Children at the Border Need Wilberforce and Due Process

The William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 serves a vital purpose and should remain in tact.

Children at the Border Need Wilberforce and Due Process

by Patrick Young, Esq. on July 17, 2014  

The increase in the number of children arriving at the border should be dealt with through an appropriation of money to hire more adjudicators to provide the due process the children are entitled to under the anti-sex trafficking law.

How DACA Improves the Lives of American Immigrants

Credit: Immigration Policy Center.

How DACA Improves the Lives of American Immigrants

by Patrick Young, Esq. on July 17, 2014  

Young men and women granted DACA are finding better-paying jobs and moving out of the shadow economy and into American civic life.

H1N1 Virus Fears from Child Refugees Are Overblown

Children crossing the U.S. border will not cause a swine flu epidemic.

H1N1 Virus Fears from Child Refugees Are Overblown

by Michael Lewis on July 16, 2014  

Most flu shots provide baseline immunity to H1N1.

Data Debunks Child Refugee Myths

A new study finds direct correlation between the rise in violence and the surge in children crossing the border.

Data Debunks Child Refugee Myths

by Christian Bonawandt on July 15, 2014  

Violence and poverty are the overwhelming reasons children are fleeing Central America for the U.S. in such large numbers, a new study proves.

VIDEO: The Consequences of a Broken Taillight

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VIDEO: The Consequences of a Broken Taillight

by Christian Bonawandt on July 15, 2014  

A simple broken taillight can be devastating to some families in America.

Understanding the Legal Options of Unaccompanied Minors at the Border

Credit: Donna Burton.

Understanding the Legal Options of Unaccompanied Minors at the Border

by Patrick Young, Esq. on July 11, 2014  

Families impacted by the recent influx are generally uninformed about the limited legal options available to them.

How Effective Will Obama’s Executive Action Be at Fixing Immigration?

Executive action has its limitations.

How Effective Will Obama’s Executive Action Be at Fixing Immigration?

by Patrick Young, Esq. on July 10, 2014  

A look at what the president can and can't do to pass immigration reform on his own.

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