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Obama Talks About Foreign Crises To Avoid Domestic Crisis

Neil Munro
White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 09:  U.S. President Barack Obama acts out a part of the story while reading from the book ÒWhere The Wild Things AreÓ during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House April 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people people are expected to attend the 134-year-old tradition of rolling colored eggs down the White House lawn that was started by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1878.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The domestic crisis on the Texas border is so bad for President Barack Obama that he tried to divert the media’s attention Wednesday by highlighting various foreign-policy crises.

White House: Migrants’ Privacy Trump Americans’ Right To Know [VIDEO]

5:25 PM 07/16/2014

The White House won’t reveal where it is housing thousands of Central American juvenile migrants because their privacy rights trump Americans’ right to know what‘s happening in their neighborhoods, press secretary Josh Earnest declared July 16.

Gallup: Obama’s Border Meltdown Is Nation’s Top Problem

11:26 AM 07/16/2014

Americans tagged illegal immigration as the nation's most important problem in July, according to Gallup.

Battle Over 2008 Law Conceals Real Border Fix, Says Report

10:52 AM 07/16/2014

President Barack Obama has conned GOP legislators and the media into blaming a 2008 anti-trafficking law for his failure to block the growing wave of migrants now crossing the Texas border, according to a new legal analysis by the Center for Immigration Studies.

Border Crisis Is Spiking Asylum Claims To 40,000 By Fall

11:29 PM 07/15/2014

The number of border-crossing juveniles who file legal claims for asylum is likely to exceed 40,000 by October, and is roughly six times the level seen in 2010.

Poll: Americans Don’t Like Obama’s Border Policy

11:15 AM 07/15/2014

Swing voters, mid-income voters, Hispanic voters and pretty much every other demographic group are opposed to President Barack Obama's handling of the border crisis, according to a new Washington Post poll.

Surge Of Migrant Children Urged On By US-Based Parents

4:16 PM 07/14/2014

Numerous illegal immigrants in Washington D.C. are using a chain of hired smugglers and taxpayer-funded federal agencies to bring their children up from Central American and onto numerous welfare and aid programs, according to The Washington Post.

Leaked Data Shows 10-Fold Increase In Obama’s Asylum Approvals

12:50 PM 07/14/2014

The number of foreigners who successfully filed asylum claims in the United States almost tripled from 2012 to 2013, up to 30,393.

Feds Ask Churches To House Migrant Families

11:31 PM 07/11/2014

The Department of Homeland Security has asked Catholic churches in California to temporarily house and feed groups of Central American migrants until 2016, according to an official at the diocese of San Bernardino.

Obama, Wall Street Agree On Immigration, Says White House Official

11:27 AM 07/11/2014

The Wall Street Journal's editorial page is in sync with the White House's immigration priorities, according to Dan Pfeiffer, the president's communications chief.

Obama Blames The GOP For The Border Breakdown

8:41 PM 07/09/2014

The Republican Party, but not the White House, has the power to block the flood of at least 100,000 migrants from Central America, President Barack Obama repeatedly told the nation in a Wednesday night press conference.

Obama Racks Up Big Win At Colorado Pool Table

4:10 PM 07/09/2014

President Barack Obama racked up a big win this week, and he's making sure everybody knows all about it.

Obama Tells Judges to Decide Border Meltdown Cases First

12:58 PM 07/09/2014

The Department of Justice has directed immigration judges to put recent border-crossers at the top of their priority list.

New Poll: Many Hispanics Blame Obama For Border Meltdown

9:53 AM 07/09/2014

An unreleased poll shows that one third of Hispanic voters and political independents strongly blame President Barack Obama for the border breakdown that has allowed at least 100,000 unskilled Central Americans to flood over the border.

Obama Wants You To Fund Lawyers For New Illegals

4:46 PM 07/08/2014

President Barack Obama is asking Congress to provide free lawyers to the illegal immigrants surging across the U.S. border from Central America.

Obama Scrambling To Find 180 Military Barracks To House Illegals

11:18 AM 07/08/2014

The Department of Defense is cataloguing its bases and barracks to find temporary housing for hundreds of thousands of poor Central Americans who are now believed to be migrating toward the Texas border.

Obama Wimps Out; Won’t try to Close Border Loopholes

10:17 PM 07/07/2014

President Barack Obama has reversed course, and now won’t ask Congress to fix the legal loopholes that allows a huge wave of Central American migrants to live legally in the United States.

Obama Evades Murrieta Protests Over Border Breakdown

3:28 PM 07/07/2014

President Barack Obama is trying to minimize the public’s opposition to his policy of accepting hundreds of thousands of poor Central Americans into the United States.

Obama’s Deputy Gives Wishy-Washy, Noncommittal Answers About Illegal Children And Border Security

12:56 PM 07/07/2014

Homeland Security Seretary Jeh Johnson strongly hinted July 6 that the growing wave of Central American youths and children --- including many children who are accompanied by their mothers --- will be allowed to stay in the United States.

Border Meltdown: Obama Delivering 290,000 Illegals To U.S. Homes

10:02 AM 07/05/2014

The vast majority of 50,000 unaccompanied youths and children who have illegally crossed the Texas border during the last few months have been successfully delivered by federal agencies to their relatives living in the United States, according to a New York Times article.