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Louisiana attorney general: ‘Thrilled’ by prospect of working with Sessions to enforce immigration laws

Republican Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry in a recent opinion piece expressed his enthusiasm at the possibility of working with Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) – if and when he is confirmed as our next U.S. attorney general – to administer federal immigration law. The Hayride has the commentary: As Louisiana’s chief legal officer, I am thrilled by the prospect of working with a federal partner like Mr. Sessions who opposes illegal immigration and sanctuary cities. Our State has fallen prey to vehicular homicide, human trafficking, child exploitation, and other heinous crimes committed by illegal aliens. Like me, Mr. Sessions supports ...

Thank Those Who Stood for Principles and Voted Against Fiscal Cliff Bill

So it’s official – the House and Senate passed a fiscal cliff deal that raises taxes, kicks the can down the road on spending reductions, and shows that Congress just isn’t serious about stopping overspending. In the midst of this, however, five Senators and 151 Representatives opposed the legislation because of its tax increases and lack of spending discipline. While it’s important to hold our elected officials accountable when they fail, it’s just as important to praise them when they do well. Here is the list of Senators and Representatives who opposed the fiscal cliff deal because of their Tea Party-minded principles. We urge you to ...