Updates and news across Virginia

Robert Hurt Statement on the President’s Executive Order on Immigration

Congressman Robert Hurt, R-5th, released the following statement after President Obama issued an executive order to effectively grant legal status to nearly five million illegal immigrants: “We face a crisis across our nation as millions of illegal immigrants have streamed into our country, overwhelming our nation’s resources and often endangering the lives those who make the… Read more »

Rep. Dave Brat’s statement on Obama’s executive amnesty

“I ran against politicians’ promises to pass the DREAM Act and President Obama’s DACA policy precisely because they created the current humanitarian crisis we have on our southern border.  Today, President Obama chose to double down on the humanitarian crisis and encourage even more children to attempt the dangerous trip.  In addition, crony insiders will… Read more »

Chairman Mullins: Executive Amnesty Must Not Stand

RPV Chairman Pat Mullins issued the following statement: “Regardless of what one thinks of our immigration laws, there is one place, and only one place, for those laws to be changed – Congress. The people’s representatives make the laws, not the Executive. Executive amnesty must not stand.” “Both public opinion polling and election results have… Read more »