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Before Creating Any More New Crimes, Congress Should Reform the Penalties It Made Decades Ago


Congress should pass the Smarter Sentencing Act now — even if it does nothing else.

Report: Majority Of Asylum Applications Approved On The Spot

Immigrants who have been caught crossing the border illegally are housed inside the McAllen Border Patrol Station in McAllen

‘Once individuals are granted asylum, they have access to all major federal welfare programs’

DOJ Possibly Targeting Industries For Political Reasons

U.S. Attorney General Holder looks on during a special naturalization ceremony at the Department of Justice in Washington

‘If you don’t agree, there will be an immediate, unplanned audit of your entire bank’

House Votes To Eliminate Internet Tax Forever

Amazon CEO Bezos discusses his company's new Fire smartphone in Seattle, Washington

‘Prevents a surprise tax hike on Americans’

House GOP Leaders Accuse Obama, Holder Of Undermining IRS Investigation

Cummings and Issa convene a hearing about potential security problems with the website on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘The Attorney General says he won’t share any information with Congress’

GOP Reps press DHS on releasing thousands of criminal aliens

President Barack Obama announces Jeh Johnson to be his nominee for secretary of Homeland Security, in Washington

Including 59 murders, 21 attempted murders and 542 sex crimes

Top Republican wants an immigration deal, but not yet

Rep. Bob Goodlatte

‘Congress legislates, not the executive branch, and he’s attempting to rewrite laws’

Could immigration reform without 'amnesty' be on the table this year?

A security guard looks out of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services offices in New York

Millions of immigrants are trapped between remaining undocumented and going home to wait 10 years for a green card.

GOP congresswoman: Obama has lost Congress' trust

Diane Black

‘When the president blatantly says he doesn’t need Congress in order to forward his agenda, I think you do lose confidence’

GOP lawmakers press DOJ about court decision allowing gang members to stay in US

Gang Crackdown.JPEG

‘[G]ang members will be able to receive asylum simply by telling immigration authorities that they have renounced their membership ‘

Lawmaker: Asylum fraud could be costing taxpayers billions

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte And Rep. Trey Gowdy Discuss Immigration Reform

‘An overwhelming amount of fraud exists’

Goodlatte: Obama administration providing bad actors new immigration loophole

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte And Rep. Trey Gowdy Discuss Immigration Reform

‘Obama should be protecting US citizens rather than taking a chance on those who are aiding and abetting terrorist activity’

Immigration officers warn house Republicans that amnesty will 'overwhelm the system'

immigration sign. Photo: Getty Images

‘This is a step in the wrong direction and flies in the face of what we are attempting to do’

GOP leader shows strategy for amnesty, guest-worker push

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte And Rep. Trey Gowdy Discuss Immigration Reform

Goodlatte admits deep GOP opposition amid high unemployment

Goodlatte reverses statement on amnesty, again

Immigration Rally

GOP leaders draft secret immigration plan for January party meeting

The conservative case for patent reform

Bob Goodlatte

The bill has plenty of property rights protections, and it makes sure a free market can function.

Patent trolls and parasites: Why it's important to curb special exemptions in patent reform efforts

Brazil Latam iTunes Store.JPEG

Bob Goodlatte wisely drops a provision that would have benefitted some of the larger patent-infringers

House Republicans INSIST they're keeping an eye on Obama's DHS

Immigration Customs Enforcement ICE

‘Without effective immigration enforcement, our immigration system will remain broken’

GOP lawmakers: Obama seeking to lift 20 year ban on Libyan workers

An armed man poses with his rifle as buildings and cars burn inside the U.S. consulate compound in Benghazi, Libya, Sept. 11, 2012. Getty Images.

‘It is shocking that the Obama Administration is turning a blind eye to real terrorist threats’

The American Dream depends on patent reform

Bob Goodlatte

Inventing and selling a product is a cornerstone of innovation. Patent trolls hinder that.