Christie administration: N.J. won’t help resettle refugees

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie’s administration has notified the federal government that New Jersey no longer will participate in the refugee resettlement program, leaving it up to nonprofit groups. The action does not mean that refugees will not be settled in New Jersey, just that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of […]


Obama Administration Tells Supreme Court ‘Lawfully’ Doesn’t Mean ‘Legally

Obama Administration Tells Supreme Court ‘Lawfully’ Doesn’t Mean ‘Legally Terry Jeffrey   “Lawfully” does not mean “legally.” Welcome to what Solicitor General Donald Verrilli told the Supreme Court on Monday is the “immigration world.” Or, more accurately, welcome to the new world President Barack Obama — through his solicitor — is asking the Supreme Court […]


The Liberal War on Black Men

The Liberal War on Black Men Star Parker In 1991, President George H.W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas, then a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and former chairman of the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission, to replace Thurgood Marshall on the U.S. Supreme Court. The rest, as they say, […]


Rights Versus Wishes

Rights Versus Wishes Walter E. Williams Here is what presidential aspirant Sen. Bernie Sanders said: “I believe that health care is a right of all people.” President Barack Obama declared that health care “should be a right for every American.” The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: “Every person has a right to adequate health […]