Day: June 21, 2012

About The Author


Ira joined the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in 1986 with experience as a journalist, professor of journalism, special assistant to Gov. Richard Lamm (Colorado), and press secretary of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee. His columns have appeared in National Review, LA Times, NY Times, Washington Post, Newsweek, and more. He is an experienced TV and radio commentator.

Why President Obama’s Amnesty for Illegal Aliens is Wrong and Dangerous

In an op-ed I wrote for, a leading online opinion site, I point out that President Obama’s implementation of the DREAM Act by executive fiat is more than mere political pandering. It is a threat to our constitutional separation of powers. In addition, the failure of congressional leaders to halt the President’s usurpation of their authority over immigration policy represents a breach of trust with American people and our Founding Fathers. Read the full op-ed at

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The President’s Imperial Amnesty Decree

In an op-ed I wrote for the Daily Caller, a leading online opinion site, I note that President Obama’s decision to implement the DREAM Act amnesty without congressional approval exposes “a rare vulnerability in our system that in the hands of an unscrupulous power-seeker creates a real danger to American liberty and self-determination.” Without action by Congress to rein-in a rogue administration, the President could theoretically allow unlimited numbers of unauthorized aliens to enter and remain in this country. You can read the full article at the Daily Caller Website....

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President Trump Must Keep His Promises On Immigration

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