Mike J Quinn

85 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 12 Followers | @mikejquinn1 | Husband and father in a multi-national family. Author of "America Needs a DREAM Act" and "The Dishwasher's Son"

Immigration is a Win-Win Economic Strategy

Perhaps the most prevalent and persistent myth about immigrants is that they weaken the U.S. economy by taking jobs from qualified native-born workers. This belief is rooted in a zero-sum mentality that imagines all workers in competition for a set number of jobs; however, in reality, employment is …

Ann Coulter's Immigrant Ancestors

In a recent appearance on <i>The View</i> to promote her latest book, Ann Coulter reiterated her well-known anti-immigrant stance. Guest host Ana Navarro responded, saying, "Let me point out that you're sitting at this table next to two immigrants ... What is your family's immigration story? Are you a …

Mark Zuckerberg announces $10 million campaign to promote immigration reform | Fox News

An advocacy group founded by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to push for more flexible immigration laws, FWD.us, is launching a multimillion dollar campaign with the hope of bringing forth reform in 2017.<p>The campaign could cost some $10 million over the next year, according to Politico, and is …

Ann Coulter's War

Conservative author and pundit Ann Coulter (AP File Photo)<p>This week, iconoclastic master Ann Coulter released her new book, "Adios, America!" The …

Armed Protesters Converge On Mosque In Ahmed Mohamed’s Town

A dozen of armed protesters rallied outside the Islamic Center of Irving, Texas on Saturday, calling for an end to the “Islamization of America” in …

Obama Should Call Ryan's Bluff: Pass Immigration Reform, Delay Start Date to 2017

Speaker Paul Ryan(R-WI) has favored comprehensive immigration reform. There is a majority in the House to pass it. But, Ryan will not bring it to a vote.<p>Why? His excuse, itself a lie, is that President Obama has not enforced the border, and hence he cannot take up an immigration bill while Obama is …

How Should Mexico Respond to Donald Trump?

The Mexican government “has maintained an unjustifiable distance” from the debate over the candidate’s immigration policy, one journalist says.<p>On Friday, Mexico’s president, Enrique Pena Nieto, made news by commenting on a matter he’d until then remained silent about: Donald Trump.<p>“Some have hoped …

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Mark Zuckerberg's FWD.us Fires Back at Trump's Immigration Plan | Inc.com

Mark Zuckerberg has a message for all Americans: Unfollow Donald Trump.<p>Zuckerberg's advocacy group FWD.us released a statement Wednesday calling Trump's proposal that the U.S. deport 11 million illegal immigrants "absurd." Posted by FWD.us president Todd Schulte, the statement doesn't name Trump …

Secure enough

EIGHT “carpet shoes” outside Jim Chilton’s house testify to the frugal innovation of Mexico’s people-smuggling industry. These shoes, bound pieces of …

Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

<b>Important information about DACA requests:</b> Due to federal court orders, USCIS has resumed accepting requests to renew a grant of deferred action …

Tracing The Shifting Meaning Of 'Alien'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeatedly referred to "criminal aliens" and "illegal aliens" in the immigration plan he released on Sunday. "Alien," and especially "illegal alien," have become such staples in the vocabulary of conservative pundits and politicians that many immigrant …

America is #BuiltByImmigrants

Real lives hang in the balance while we wait for our broken immigration system to be fixed. Read the inspiring stories of people who stand to benefit …

Immigration Tracker

This database represents publicly accessible information beginning January 1, 2015. FWD.us provides these quotes for informational purposes and does …

Richard Parker: Never mind Ann Coulter; the immigration crisis is phony

EL PASO — In the 104-degree heat of late July, looking down on the trickle that is the Rio Grande, I can safely report: I see some dilapidated, …

Trump pushes his ‘stupid’ rivals around

<i>Donald Trump participates in the first primetime presidential debate hosted by Fox News and Facebook at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. (Photo:</i> …

Donald Trump Issues New Statement On Mexican Immigrants

As businesses continue to cut ties to GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump – including NBC, Univision and ESPN – the former <i>Celebrity Apprentice</i> …

NYT: End 'Immoral' and Costly Detention of Suspected Illegals

Saying the mass incarceration of suspected immigration violators was both "immoral" and un-American, <b>The New York Times</b> in an editorial Friday called …

America needs more than free trade. It needs free immigration, too.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership — the mammoth free trade deal the Obama administration is negotiating with 11 other countries — has proven extremely …

Small helicopter lands on U.S. Capitol grounds, one person detained: police

1 / 2<p>Man takes pictures of a gyro copter that was flown onto the grounds of the U.S. Capitol as it is towed from the west front lawn in Washington<p>A …

Why we need a North American Passport

<b>(CNN) —</b> The future of the United States lies in North America. This is not a geographic truism, but a strategic imperative. Generations of Americans, distracted by far-flung crises, have long taken our own region for granted. This must change if the 21st century is to be an American century. The …

Immigration Activist A "Guardian Angel" To More Than 800 Kids

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Nora Sandigo is a mother of two, if you don’t count the 817 children for whom she considers herself to be a guardian.<p>Those 817 …

Guest Worker Visas Can Halt Illegal Immigration

There is a trade off between the number of lower skilled guest worker visas and the number of unauthorized immigrants. More lower skilled guest …

How GOP obstructionism empowered the presidency

Listening to Rep. Louis Gohmert’s (R-TX) revanchist logic for his failed bid to oust John Boehner as speaker of the House earlier this month, you’d …

Rep. Dan Kildee on immigration reform, border control: 'History will not treat us well if we do this wrong'

<b>BAY CITY, MI</b> — Taking a humanitarian approach on a national issue that is now playing out in Bay and Tuscola counties, U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Flint …

Obama’s Immigration Executive Order – Policy Implications

On Thursday, President Obama is expected to announce the specific provisions of his immigration executive order. This order will have broad policy …

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