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JSL: ACLU: “We Will Sue Swiftly” Over Asylum Rules

By Jordan Sekulow1563311959844

The ACLU – an organization usually fighting against what most of us consider traditional morals – says it is taking a stand for our country’s “moral commitment” and promises to “sue swiftly” over the new asylum rules. On today’s broadcast, we discussed the statement released by the ACLU’s deputy...

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JSL: BREAKING: Major Change to Asylum Rules

By Jordan Sekulow1563216518066

In breaking news, the Trump Administration just announced major changes to our nation’s asylum rules. Today on Jay Sekulow Live, we discussed a major new change to our asylum rules that would require most migrants seeking entering through America’s southern border under an asylum claim to first...

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U.S. House Passes Humanitarian Aid for Border Crisis

By Jordan Sekulow1561674677780

Finally. The U.S. House of Representatives, after months of denying there is any crisis on the southern border, has finally taken the first step toward addressing the crisis they now begrudgingly admit is occurring. Granted, this first step is far from comprehensive—in fact, it is exclusively...

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JSL: AOC Compares Southern Border to Concentration Camps

By Jordan Sekulow1560884760000

It’s beyond offensive. A sitting member of Congress just ignorantly and irresponsibly appeared on social media and compared the United States to Nazi Germany. On today’s broadcast, we discussed Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) taking to Facebook to say the detention centers at our southern border...

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JSL: Mexico Agrees to Secure Its Southern Border

By Jordan Sekulow1560195282981

In a big win for President Trump and for our national security, Mexico has agreed to work with us to secure our border from the influx of illegal migrants, proving once again the threat of tariffs works. On today’s show, we discussed Mexico’s agreement to avoid tariffs from the United States by...

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JSL: Border Patrol Stops Largest Caravan Ever

By Jordan Sekulow1559330100000

Think about the fact we’ve got politicians debating whether we need enhanced border security, including physical barriers to stem the current humanitarian crisis, when border patrol agents just intercepted the largest illegal migrant caravan in our country’s history. On today’s broadcast, we...

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JSL: President Trump to Propose New Immigration Plan

By Jordan Sekulow1558030380000

Breaking news on the domestic policy front, but it affects our foreign policy as well, as we analyze the President’s new immigration policy which will protect the United States and ensure commonsense immigration laws promoting immigrants in this country are those we actually need and who deserve to...

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ACLJ Files Legal Brief to Support Securing the Border

By Benjamin P. Sisney1557172888882

Drug and human trafficking, along with all sorts of related criminal activity, is surging at our nation’s southern border. The leftist-aligned political leaders of 19 States have filed a lawsuit to try to stop the Trump Administration from securing and protecting our border. The ACLJ is taking...

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Two Things About the Shutdown and Border Security

By Wesley Smith1548188430557

As the government shutdown enters its second month, congressional Democrat leadership still remain intransigent on reaching a compromise that would open the government and also provide funding for some type of barrier on the U.S. border with Mexico. Meanwhile, thousands of people in at least two...

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End of an Error: Dealing With DACA

By Jay Sekulow1504726021850

By ending DACA, the President did the right thing. Yesterday, the Trump Administration officially rescinded former President Obama’s unconstitutional Executive action referred to as DACA – or the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. DACA – which President Obama infamously said he took an action...

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Everything About New DHS Immigration Memos

By Miles Terry1487710770305

Earlier today the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released two new memos outlining the Trump Administration’s plan to aggressively enforce the current immigration laws of the country, which will likely result in a massive expansion of the number of illegal immigrants detained and deported.

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“Sanctuary” For Who? – Lawlessness & Anarchy

By Craig Parshall1486155257575

Words can be powerful conduits for truth. But in politics, language can also serve to camouflage public harm under the gloss of an appealing label. Take, for example, the “Sanctuary City” movement. A host of cities have passed local rules under the guise of that attractive mantra, creating...

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Legality of Immigration Bans Questioned

By ACLJ.org1485889324784

Jordan Sekulow, Executive director of the American Center for Law and Justice provides insight into the legality of President Trump's immigration executive orders.

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Sekulow: Trump’s Executive Order is Constitutional

By ACLJ.org1485797009287

Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice provides insight into the legality of President Trump's immigration executive orders.

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Obama Takes Lawlessness to SCOTUS

By Jay Sekulow1448312199679

Exactly one year after announcing the unconstitutional Executive overreach that unilaterally rewrote our nation’s immigration laws, the Obama Administration asked the Supreme Court of the United States to hear its appeal of a Fifth Circuit decision halting its implementation. President Obama has...

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Constitution 1, impatient Obama 0

By Jay Sekulow1424204298896

It’s still early in the legal battle over President Obama’s sweeping immigration actions, but so far the score is clear: The Constitution 1, an impatient president, 0. Last night, Federal District Court Judge Andrew Hanen ordered a temporary halt to President Obama’s so-called “Deferred Action for...

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Court Halts Obama’s Executive Action

By Jay Sekulow1424192421808

Just before midnight last night, a federal court issued an order temporarily halting President Obama’s illegal Executive action on immigration. The federal court agreed with our amicus brief – on behalf of 68 Members of Congress and over 70,000 Americans – that President Obama’s actions violated...

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Congress Must Preserve Constitution

By Jay Sekulow1417534282235

It’s unconstitutional. It’s reckless. It’s lawless. All these things have been said about President Obama’s executive action on immigration—a breathtaking order that not only changes laws passed by Congress, but will likely send millions of mostly low-skill workers flooding into a workplace that is...

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Stop Obama’s Lawless Immigration Order

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We have a president, not a king. Yet President Obama has decided to act like a king, using imperial powers to change the status of millions of illegal immigrants. This is bad policy, and it is bad...

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Executive Imperialism

By David French1416524300700

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times — divided government means “gridlock.” With Congress in the hands of one party and the presidency in the hands of the other, nothing gets done. In fact, there’s an argument that voters see this alleged “gridlock” as a feature of divided...

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