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Number Of Illegals Trying To Cross U.S. Border Every Day Hits 13-Year High

Number Of Illegals Trying To Cross U.S. Border Every Day Hits 13-Year High

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   Daily border crossings of illegal migrants over the past month have surpassed a daily average not seen since fiscal year 2006, stark evidence of the escalating situation at the U.S.-Mexico border. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers apprehended or stopped 3,974 illegal migrants on March 19, marking the single […]

Alabama Has A Plan To Allow Tax Refunds To Help Pay For The Border Wall

Alabama Has A Plan To Allow Tax Refunds To Help Pay For The Border Wall

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   A bill that would allow taxpayers to donate a part of their refunds to a nonprofit collecting money to build more border wall has successfully passed the Alabama Senate. Alabama state senators voted 23-6 along party lines Thursday in favor of SB 22, the Montgomery Advertiser reported. The legislation would add We […]

Overwhelmed ICE Facilities Forced To Release 100,000 Illegal Aliens In Past Three Months

Overwhelmed ICE Facilities Forced To Release 100,000 Illegal Aliens In Past Three Months

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   ICE detainment centers have become so overwhelmed with illegal aliens that the agency has been forced to release over 100,000 migrant family members in the past three months. While speaking to reporters on Thursday, Nathalie Asher, a senior official with Immigration and Customs Enforcement, revealed that her agency has […]

The Amount Of Meth Pouring Across The US Southern Border Is Skyrocketing

The Amount Of Meth Pouring Across The US Southern Border Is Skyrocketing

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   Law enforcement officials are confiscating substantially larger amounts of methamphetamine as Mexican drug cartels increasingly push the drug into U.S. markets. A drug-tracking system from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) indicates that a total of 347,807 law enforcement meth seizures were submitted to various labs across the country in […]

Trump Will Strip California Of Its Ability To Regulate CO2 From Cars

Trump Will Strip California Of Its Ability To Regulate CO2 From Cars

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator The Trump administration is done trying to negotiate with California, and will move forward with plans to revoke the state of its authority to set tougher fuel efficiency standards. “At this point, we have to move to finalize,” Andrew Wheeler, head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), stated in a Monday […]

A Huge Reduction In Troops At The Border Could Happen Quickly

A Huge Reduction In Troops At The Border Could Happen Quickly

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   A Pentagon spokesman revealed that the number of U.S. troops deployed at the southern border could be cut in half by the end of March. There were roughly 4,000 troops placed on the U.S.-Mexico border as of early March. Around 1,100 are currently assisting with work on mobile surveillance […]

California Governor Declares There’s No ‘National Emergency’ In Border Town With A Wall

California Governor Declares There’s No ‘National Emergency’ In Border Town With A Wall

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom, a major critic of President Donald Trump’s immigration policies, visited a border town with a wall and declared there was no “national emergency.” WATCH: I’m at our border today where there is no “national emergency.” San Ysidro is the busiest border crossing in the Western […]

The Conservative Bartender: AOC Cocktails

The Conservative Bartender: AOC Cocktails

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator      Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — also known simply as AOC — has been busy since she left her bartending job. The self-identified Democratic socialist from the Bronx has become a household name after winning a seat in the House of Representatives, and she has already […]

Sanctuary Laws Allowed Illegal Immigrant Who Tried To Kill A Cop Remain In The US, ICE Claims

Sanctuary Laws Allowed Illegal Immigrant Who Tried To Kill A Cop Remain In The US, ICE Claims

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator   Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials claim a deadly shootout between an illegal immigrant and a sheriff’s deputy could have been prevented if California sanctuary laws allowed them to do their job. A deadly shootout on Sunday took place between a cop and a Mexican national. During a routine traffic stop […]

30-Foot Border Wall Begins Construction In California

30-Foot Border Wall Begins Construction In California

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator Several days after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency, construction began on the fifth border wall project of his administration. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Tuesday that work has started on replacing 14 miles of a steel-mesh fence along the U.S.-Mexico border near San Diego, The Associated Press reported. […]