More Companies use Immigration Database

What do Continental Airlines, the Houston Ballet, the city of Dallas and Sen. John Cornyn all have in common?They all use the federal government’s E-Verify program to check if their employees are authorized to work in the U.S. legally.A Department of Homeland Security database of the more than 118,000 public, private and government employers enrolled […]

Citizen Patrols

Groups Struggle to Clean Up Mess Illegal Aliens Leave Behind

Government officials and border activists say the garbage dumped in the desert by illegal aliens and their smugglers is staggering. And the cleanup is costing taxpayers millions. In 2006 alone, more than 1.18 million pounds of trash was collected along southern Arizona border, many in the meeting spots where immigrants rest, change clothes and wait