More Than 20,000 Deported from South Texas in 2011, Feds Say

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La Migra piles up the numbers.
The federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency announced its deportation numbers today for fiscal 2011, which ended in September.

Nationwide almost 400,000 were deported -- an ICE record -- and more than 20,000 were deported from South Texas, the agency said.

The South Texas area includes Houston, Corpus Christi and Beaumont; of the 20,450, about three-quarters were criminals, ICE said.

ICE said the high numbers deported resulted from the agency's policies, which it said "include the identification and removal of those that have broken criminal laws, threats to national security, recent border crossers, repeat violators of immigration law and immigration court fugitives."

"Overall," the agency said, " in FY 2011 ICE's Office of Enforcement and Removal Operations removed 396,906 individuals -- the largest number in the agency's history. Of these, nearly 55 percent or 216,698 of the people removed were convicted of felonies or misdemeanors -- an 89 percent increase in the removal of criminals since FY 2008."

The breakdown of those deported:

-- 1,119 convicted of homicide
-- 5,848 convicted of sexual offenses
-- 44,653 convicted of drug related crimes
-- 35,927 convicted of driving under the influence

"These year-end totals indicate that we are making progress, with more convicted criminals, recent border crossers, egregious immigration law violators and immigration fugitives being removed from the country than ever before," ICE director John Morton said.

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NOTHING--can aid the American worker as a mandated E-Verify program, which willstart reducing illegal immigration into this country. If unlawful aliens cannotget jobs, they will self-deport. Families with no bread winner or anybodyunable to work will begin moving out the country. Extensive enforcement as inAlabama, Arizona, Georgia and other states who will soon follow; this is aprime example how policing enforcement works. Thousands or perhaps hundreds ofthousands are making a mass exodus and what is whispered as Sanctuarycities and states, will find they are the destination.. Federal E-Verify willaccelerate even more illegal demoralized people packing up and headingout--going to who knows where? Removing upwards of 25 million illegal entrieswill take time, but with money they have previously saved, they will have fundsacross the borders or in far off lands to maintain a lucrative living. This isnot a fallacy as somewhere in the region of $46 BILLION DOLLARS leave thecountry every year to foreign banks and families. If you look who is against the"THE LEGAL WORKFORCE ACT” and not just the Communist ACLU, open-border zealots, but profit inspired organizations as corporateagriculture, and thousands of businesses who use cheap labor to pack their bankaccounts.


Rep. Lamar Smith's "THE LEGAL WORKFORCE ACT” insures a better future forlayers of low income Americans, all the way through middle management jobs.This is not anti-Hispanic, anti-Asian or anti-any race of people?  This issimple economics, which by removing foreign nationals who have settled hereillegally, with millions of jobs replaced by Citizens and authorized residents.By Reading the non-oriented Liberal press, with irrefutable evidence thatcompanies who lose their illegal alien workforce, are now serving lines ofhungry Americans, lined  up for the very jobs vacated by foreign nationals. This is very visual where (ICE) suddenly descends on businesses thathave been caught in the act or where a Whistle Blower has informed theU.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement. Every legible American must conformto an I-9 audit form, supplied by the business where he seeks work. Under amore rigorous law as”THE LEGAL WORKFORCE ACT” (Bill H.R. 2885) it will helpcontrol who arrives in this sovereign nation.


After the Border is fully secure, and with the construction of the fence asindicated in the ‘2006 Secure Fence Act’ although not as according to theporous fence that installed currently.  But a two-layerfence with fast track U.S. border Patrol lanes in between and no restrictionsto any land, in the vicinity Southern fencing as a priority. E-Verify as justone of unyielding mandated internal enforcement,  along with the SecureCommunities and 287 G policing laws that can make a great difference to this country’sfinancial protection and national security. Once these laws are complete, thena similar agricultural policy for Farmers can be implemented as the"Bracero Program" that was dismantled. No matter who comes to Americaon either a working visa, for education or as a tourist must be tracked, asthey make up a good part of over stays.


Thousandsof heinous criminals have been deported, but even so an illegal alien is--illegaland subject to deportation. Never mind entering a foreign country includingMexico or any South of the border, you would end up in an unpleasant prison cell.Even industrialized nations in Europe have less tolerance for those who affrontedthe law. In America, even though President Obama has deported these criminalaliens, what makes you think they will not return? THAT’S WHY WE NEED TO PUNISH UNLAWFUL ENTRY AS A—FELONY? THIS MUST BEDESIGNATED AS A IMPRISONMENT OFFENSE, INSTEAD OF A SLAP ON THE WRIST.



Contact Speaker of the House JohnBoehner (R-OH); House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA); House Majority WhipKevin McCarthy (R-CA) ; House Chairman of Ways & Means Committee Dave Camp(R-MI) and Other Members of the Ways & Means Committee to phone or fax forfree at NumbersUSA.




Ifyou want to free fax, go to NumbersUSA or please call Washington at202-224-3121 and ask for your U.S. Senator or Representative's office to urgeaction on mandatory E-Verify.


One Old Vet saying, “Stand next tome and you’ll never stand alone.”


Remember—Don’t Steal. The Governmentdoesn’t like competition.


You lost me with a Wiki for "Creation Science".  I believe they call that an oxymoron.  I have no issue with faith, no issue with someone beilieving in something for no other reason than it is in the Bible...  but call it "faith" (and be proud of it!), not "science."

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