Is it really a stretch to believe a foreign government could use illegally registered voters?Read More
Author: Ira Mehlman
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.
Recent statements by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti go beyond mere passive irresponsibility and border on encouragement of violent resistance to the federal government’s efforts to enforce immigration laws.Read More
We sincerely do. We need our government officials to tell lawbreakers that children are not human shields who will protect them from the consequences of their illegal acts and remind them that people who violate immigration laws.Read More
We should reject calls for further extension of TPS for Haitians because the immediate aftermath of the triggering event has long since passed and the standard for requiring people to return home cannot be full recoveryRead More
Since the election of Donald Trump and particularly with the recent announcement of the appointment of the Federation for American Immigration Reform’s (FAIR) former executive director, Julie Kirchner, as ombudsman of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services agency, a rash of profiles of FAIR have appeared, mostly in far left publications (but also a few mainstream outlets). From Mother Jones, to Vice, to Pro Publica, and even Teen Vogue (not kidding), the articles endeavor to explain how FAIR morphed from a group on the “political fringes” to one at the center of political influence in Washington. We’re flattered, of...Read More