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In face of coming budget cuts, U.S.
frees illegal immigrants from custody

McClatchy Newspapers, by Franco Ordonez

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/26/2013 10:31:41 AM

WASHINGTON — The federal government released groups of illegal immigrants from custody across the country Monday at the same time the White House was making its case that impending budget cuts would harm efforts to protect the border and enforce federal immigration laws. Advocates reported “waves” of illegal immigrants being released from at least three detention centers in Texas, Florida and Louisiana. U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement confirmed the release of some illegal immigrants Monday night but would not say how many or from which detention centers. “In order to make the best use of our limited detention

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What a perfect excuse for the corrupt, lawless regime. They most likely planned on doing this anyway. This is horrifying. And yet they want to take away the guns to protect ourselves from filthy criminals like these.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: saraguay, 2/26/2013 10:39:24 AM     (No. 9196957)

what i find utterly amazing is how much of this country is run on a veritable shoestring budget of 83 billion (or 42 which is even better!). so many many things financed by such a paltry figure! s/o

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pearson365, 2/26/2013 10:41:31 AM     (No. 9196966)

In order to destroy the GOP House, Obama is endangering store clerks, the elderly, woman, drivers and pedestrians. Question: Does each released illegal receive a liter of tequila so that they can continue with their DUI issues?

What ever happened to Obama´s oath to uphold the laws of this country?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rotten In Denmark, 2/26/2013 10:45:05 AM     (No. 9196977)

And this differs in what way from current SOP? Catch and release I think it´s called

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dvc, 2/26/2013 10:51:56 AM     (No. 9196998)

The difference is that they are eliminating the "Catch" part. Just "Release".

Of course they will shut down border enforcement, they have been trying to obstruct this as much as they can anyway, so laying off Border Patrol is exactly what they have wanted.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: veritas, 2/26/2013 11:15:36 AM     (No. 9197051)

1. Worse and worse; crazier and crazier.

2. FTA: "ICE has directed field offices to review the detained population to ensure it is in line with available funding," said ICE spokeswoman Gillian Christensen. "As a result of this review, a number of detained aliens have been released around the country and placed on an appropriate, more cost-effective form of supervised release."

How about some "cost effective" bus tickets back to Mexico?

3. Uh-oh. I see a big, new expense looming. As there´s no longer going to be "Enforcement," "USIC" [or is it, "USIIC," for "US Illegal Immigrants and Customs"?] will need new signs, letterhead, jackets, re-lettering of vehicles, and more.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Jonr, 2/26/2013 11:18:57 AM     (No. 9197061)

Elections have consequences and we elect politicians we deserve! This country has nobody to blame but itself for this.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Penney, 2/26/2013 11:31:02 AM     (No. 9197087)

There have been NO CUTS but yet 0bama & his not so comic side-kick Nepolitano are already blaming the GOP for whittling away at the defence policies which are in place to protect America the Beautiful?!!!

0bama ignores his oath of office : specifically to protect this country and our U.S. Constitution. ...Grounds for impeachment?

Can´t ANY of the beltway Boomtown´s dem pols be trusted to fulfill their own oaths of office?! -YIKES!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 2/26/2013 11:39:07 AM     (No. 9197105)

This is nothing more than blackmail from the executive office.
The man is a tyrant.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Salt5792, 2/26/2013 12:06:51 PM     (No. 9197156)

It´s going to get worse. He will also release selected convicts from Federal Penitentiaries.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 2/26/2013 12:55:52 PM     (No. 9197242)

Are they planning to release BOTH of them?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Hammock, 2/26/2013 1:12:00 PM     (No. 9197279)

Sounds like a terror attack on the population.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: dragon, 2/26/2013 1:41:23 PM     (No. 9197371)

I spent five years with the US Border Patrol (Del Rio Sector--1995-2000) when there were only 5,000 agents in the country. The Democratic leadership--Clinton, INS Commish Doris Meissner--did everything they could to prevent agents from performing their jobs. Things were so bad budget-wise, agents siphoned gas from the cars of alien and drug smuggler cars just to fuel USBP vehicles. The Republican congress in 1995/6 forced the hiring of 1,000 agents a year--now some 21,000+ strong. Now Napolitano is squealing about having to furlough 5,000 agents (almost 25% of curent strength) and free illegals in custody.

These guys (liberals) have never wanted to control the border and have done everything possible to release criminal aliens. They are the ones that should go to jail.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/26/2013 2:18:15 PM     (No. 9197461)

This is just another excuse to allow more illegal aliens who the liberal Democrats look at as being prospective liberal Democrat voters onto the streets of America.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: woodsman, 2/26/2013 3:52:05 PM     (No. 9197588)

I´m all for it as long as they are freed on the other side of the border

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