America has an alphabet soup of visa programs for foreigners to choose from: B-1 for business visitors, B-2 for tourists, EB-5 for investors, F-1 for …
This story once again underscores the seriousness of capital hill corruption. Lawmakers manipulate the law for self-serving purposes. Political favors are passed on to supporters or in this case lovers. Other politicians look the other way because they too see the law as their own means to self-fulfillment.
We constantly hear the refrain that we need comprehensive immigration reform because the current system is broken. It is broken alright. What is broken about it is enforcement of current law. Our country is not only being over-run by gate-crashing self-migrators, but those who intentionally abuse our lax visa policies.
Let us not too quickly forget that many of the 911 hijackers entered the country on a visa and then simply did not go back home.
I would like to hear what the current batch of would-be presidential candidates have to say about fixing this problem. What do they plan to do to crack down on visa violations? Before we go one step further down this road to self-destruction let us fully secure our southern border and then round-up all visa violators and put them on the first flight out of here.