Skip to comments.Sen. McCain slams release of illegal immigrants
Posted on 03/08/2013 3:08:07 PM PST by posterchild
Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona said Friday that some of the more than 2,000 illegal immigrants recently released by the Homeland Security Department because of budget cuts may have been convicted of serious crimes, citing "local sources."
In a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, McCain demanded new information on the release of the detainees, who were facing deportation, including the details of their criminal records. He said there's a possibility some of them had committed serious crimes such as smuggling, narcotics trafficking and child molestation.
Federal officials maintain those released were non-violent criminals and low-risk offenders. The states where immigrants were released include Arizona, California, Georgia and Texas.
McCain wants Napolitano to make public this month the criteria used to determine which detainees were released and how many had been convicted of serious crimes.
"Local sources have raised the possibility that some of the detainees had committed serious crimes such as weapons offenses, smuggling, narcotics trafficking, forgery, aggravated assault against police officers and child molestation," McCain wrote. "The American public needs to be confident that... the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in fact did not release detainees who will be a danger to the public."
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So what, that’s one out of two hundred that this old smegma got right?
No doubt the illegals got better treatment from the federales than American citizens who have a federal encounter.
Up yours, you worthless liberal bas**rd.
Is it just me or does anyone else think the MSM uses the word “slams” too much?
McSmegma? It fits!
She’s disgusting. “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree”.
re: After his reprehensible actions of late he’s just throwing conservatives a bone.
Exactly! That is all it is. Otherwise, he wouldn’t be having a problem with what was done. Why he even stays in the Republican Party is a mystery to me. He sides with the Democrats most of the time. Just doing his “maverick” thing, shafting the people who elected him to represent them.
He should be a democRAT along with his fellow Republican liberal Lindsey Grahamesty.
Somebody ask that idiot if he’s tried to sink a carrier lately?
If McQueeg had his way they would have never been arrested in the first place.
Look - the old man is ‘triangulating’.
The old fool is getting some heat from home and is trying to look like he’s doing something! He isn’t! He won’t! He never has! He’s not the least bothered that they ALL BROKE OUR LAWS!!!!
John McCain is the WORST thing to ever happen to the GOP...right up there with Grover Norquist.
“After his reprehensible actions of late he’s just throwing conservatives a bone.
Up yours, you worthless liberal bas**rd. “
“If McQueeg had his way they would have never been arrested in the first place.”
McCain: “Those who live closest are the ones who can get here. Everyone in the world should have the opportunity through an orderly process to come to this country” Source:AZ Senate Debate, in Tucson Citizen Oct 16, 2004
*America is still the land of opportunity, Senator John McCain recently said. And were not going to erect barriers and fences. June 26, 2007 National Review
So McCain is a Ron Paul Liberartian.
“Late to the Party John”
he sees his gums bleeding...
I have three different friends in Phoenix and ALL say the same.
McCain is notorious for posturing, but in the end does little or NOTHING.
McCain is just another politician "blowing to the galleries."
A week and a half after the release happens and now
He lifts his head out of Obama’s shorts to voice a concern.
Now here is a real leader! /s
Why have you been mute on the issue until today?
Would it be because at the very same day and time this was happening
you were having lunch with Nero and you didn’t want many to notice?
John McCain: the enemy within!
Shut it McCain, you are a nobody now and from the looks of the illegal situation in your state, with your tenure, it’s obvious you have no credibility on the subject.
John, did you bring that subject up during the appetizer course of your dinner with Assclown? Or were you too busy grinning up at your Dear Leader, telling him how great he is, no matter WHAT they mean old Mr. Rand Paul says?
Do you know that McCAin was the most absent senator in 2008, even missed more that Obama & Hillary.
Capitol Briefing - McCain: Most absentee ‘08 Senator
“So McCain is a Ron Paul Liberartian. “
Not hardly. Paul would have cut off all the magnets...McCain throws ‘em on the border to drag ‘em in!
I never heard Paul mention anything about deporting all the family members living here illegally.
I don’t give a hoot what that POS RINO has to say... about anything.
McCain has proven time and time again that he simply can’t be trusted. His word holds zero credibility.
Frankly, I think he is mentally ill.
I don’t recall Ron Pauls position on deportation.
Enforce visa rules. Immigration officials must track visa holders and deport anyone who overstays their visa or otherwise violates U.S. law. This is especially important when we recall that a number of 9/11 terrorists had expired visas.
But who cares, anyway? Ron is out of office.
You got that right.
MeCain is the biggest camera hog in Washington and has no problem going on TV or being interviewed by the libs over at Politico to trash Rand Paul & Ted Cruz and their Conservative supporters.
Illegals care as much about visa rules as criminals do about gun purchase rules.
But who cares, anyway?
My point exactly.........who besides some of us not in congress cares?
He doesn't mean it. It just dawned on Juan that he and Lindsey had hurt themselves with their assinine criticism of Rand Paul, so now he's trying to make up for that lost ground by pretending to object to the release of the illegals.
Didn't know that and will surely pass it on.
It's always these little known pieces of information that create the BIGGER picture.
You are very welcome. That blog is searchable and there’s more there than you ever wanted to know about McCain and some others.
Indians, Lobbyists and Arizona Politics...OH MY!
McCain demanded new information on the release of the detainees, who were facing deportation, including the details of their criminal records. He said there's a possibility some of them had committed serious crimes such as smuggling, narcotics trafficking and child molestation.
Thanks AK for the refresher course on RP. He is/was the best. He was the only reason not to have term limits.
A lot can be said about Ron Paul, it could fill several books. One thing for sure, he sure raised a good kid!
“A lot can be said about Ron Paul, it could fill several books. One thing for sure, he sure raised a good kid!”
And I might make the observation...a DAMN site better than McCain or Graham have produced!
One of the illegal aliens must have committed another crime...
John McCain is a collaborator.
No, McCain can see that this action is causing complications with his amnesty deal with Obama. How can McCain tell us that Obama has made the border safe when the gubment is letting loose these criminals? So like Rubio he does a 'woof-woof I am tough on Obama' play.
Political success is much about messaging.
Mccain gets on Sunday show and says that illegals will vote GOP if only given amnesty, playing good cop.
Grahamnesty played the bad cop by going on TVs suggested we change the constitution to end birthright, with the sole purpose of getting the MSM to drop hell on the anti-amnesty GOP in congress. (he drops the subject fast after that and lets the GOP take the heat.) And not one Republicans points out that changing the constitution is not necessary, because of all the fire directed at them.
This is war folks and they sure are not on our sides.
So I guess this means McQueeg won’t be going to Casa de Campo with Rangel, Menendez (and the rest of the priapic Dems) to get lubed by young Dominican prostitutes.
Vote-crazed US pols are marching in lockstep with Mexico. Mexico is pushing north at a furious pace---throwing its "pressure groups" over the border---salivating for reconquista---to takeover the SW--- financing and coaching their fifth column invasion of US borders.
The wailing and whining propaganda-----"just here for a better life, to do jobs Americanos won't do"--- really "gets" to bleeding heart sap-happy, vote-crazed US pols.
We need someone with integrity----maybe Cong Alan Allen West (not reelected)----- to write letters to colleagues, and to the media:
(1) decrying the agitation and intimidation tactics being used by latino groups,
(2) exposing latino groups using hatemongering for personal gain,
(3) emphasizing the illegalities WRT threatening the US Congress,
(4) precpitating investigations into voter fraud using forged/stolen ID's,
(5) expose Third World collusion to exchange votes for amnesty, foreign aid, etc etc etc.
Fifth Column "Dreamers" are here to take orders from their Third World masters to tear down the US govt....from within. There should be no handouts, free college education, amnesty, jail release, etc, for any latino (or their parents) who support the America-hating LaRaza. Here's why.
BLOOD-CURDLING LA RAZA STUDIES ONCE TAUGHT IN ARIZONA SCHOOLS La Raza Studies does not even try to sugar-coat its anti-America agenda and its blood-thirsty plans to kill off Americans: : These shocking quotes are taken directly from A LA Raza textbook "Occupied America" (pg. 167): Supporters would execute all white males over age 16, (also known as the Plan of San Diego). LA Raza school textbook chapter from Occupied America, by Rodolfo Acuña, includes a speech given by university professor Jose Angel Gutierrez: We have got to eliminate the gringo, and if worst comes to the worst, we have got to kill him, (pg. 323).
La Raza books also talk about the need for the govt of Mexico to re-take seven states in SW United States. so that the Southwest USA would become a Chicano nation. And judging by Ramos' activities---La Raza is establishing a beachhead in NJ.
YOU ARE PAYING FOR THIS In 2005 alone, $7.9 million in taxpayer funding was given to "La Raza charter schools" via the US Dept of Education grants. These charter schools stress Latino culture, the Spanish language, the re-conquest of the American Southwest, the establishment of the mythical Atzlan on US soil, and even Aztec math.
In addition to using taxpayer funds to enforce the teaching of murdering Americans and latino violence, the federally-funded La Raza organization operates 100 charter schools across America.
The Dems tried to pump up San Antonio Mayor Juan Castro (his twin brother is a Congressman) at the 2012 convention by making him a Dem keynoter....but ol' Juan made a huge mistake when he genially introduced his mother---Maria Rosie Castro.
Mamasita Castro is a busy activist---a radical ethno-centric anti-assimilationist---a key figure in the activities of La Raza."
JUST ANOTHER LATINO UNDERWORLD KINGPIN HOLDING PUBLIC OFFICE God only knows the how much govt money da Mayor and Mamasita La Raza are scamming. Every govt budget, agency, and bank account under San Antonio Mayor Juan Castro's control should be examined with a fine-tooth comb for govt fraud, racketeering, conspiracy, collusion, nepotism, secret LLC accounts, and money laundering, wire fraud, tax evasion, etc, etc, etc.
SCHOOL BOARD NUT CASE Adelita Grijalva is the woman on the Arizona school board pimping La Raza indoctrination programs in Tuscon schools. Adelita is all up in arms about Raza Studies getting tossed via the AZ state legislature's action...she is the daughter of Raul Grijalva (D-AZ-7) who was just narrowly re-elected to our US Congress.
Raul Grijalva is one of Mexicos most productive and loyal representatives in our Congress....aiding and abetting building a Third World on US soil.
Mmmmmmm....those father daughter chats must be interesting.