Obama says we need immigration reform, how about we adopt Mexico's immigration laws, and make CRIMINAL INVADERS feel really welcome?

MAMMY51♥POTL~PWCM~JLA♥ 2011/05/10 20:52:47
Regan gave amnesty to 3 MILLION illegals, did it work NO. what makes Obama think giving 16 MILLION amnesty will work any better?

Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA)

Law 99-603 (Act of 11/6/86), which was passed in order to control and
deter illegal immigration to the United States. Its major provisions
stipulate legalization of undocumented aliens who had been continuously
unlawfully present since 1982, legalization of certain agricultural
workers, sanctions for employers who knowingly hire undocumented
workers, and increased enforcement at U.S. borders.


workers sanctions employers knowingly hire undocumented workers increased enforcement borders



At a time when the Supreme Court and many politicians seek to bring American law in line with foreign legal norms, it's noteworthy that nobody has argued that the U.S. look at how Mexico deals with immigration and what it might teach us about how best to solve our illegal immigration problem. Mexico has a single, streamlined law that ensures that foreign visitors and immigrants are:

in the country legally;
have the means to sustain themselves economically;
not destined to be burdens on society;
of economic and social benefit to society;
of good character and have no criminal records; and
contributors to the general well-being of the nation.

The law also ensures that:

immigration authorities have a record of each foreign visitor;
foreign visitors do not violate their visa status;
foreign visitors are banned from interfering in the country's internal politics;
foreign visitors who enter under false pretenses are imprisoned or deported;
foreign visitors violating the terms of their entry are imprisoned or deported;
those who aid in illegal immigration will be sent to prison.

Who could disagree with such a law? It makes perfect sense. The Mexican constitution strictly defines the rights of citizens -- and the denial of many fundamental rights to non-citizens, legal and illegal. Under the constitution, the Ley General de Població® ¯r General Law on Population, spells out specifically the country's immigration policy.

It is an interesting law -- and one that should cause us all to ask, Why is our great southern neighbor pushing us to water down our own immigration laws and policies, when its own immigration restrictions are the toughest on the continent? If a felony is a crime punishable by more than one year in prison, then Mexican law makes it a felony to be an illegal alien in Mexico.

If the United States adopted such statutes, Mexico no doubt would denounce it as a manifestation of American racism and bigotry.

We looked at the immigration provisions of the Mexican constitution. [ 1 ] Now let's look at Mexico's main immigration law.

Mexico welcomes only foreigners who will be useful to Mexican society:

Foreigners are admitted into Mexico "according to their possibilities of contributing to national progress." (Article 32)
Immigration officials must "ensure" that "immigrants will be useful elements for the country and that they have the necessary funds for their sustenance" and for their dependents. (Article 34)
Foreigners may be barred from the country if their presence upsets "the equilibrium of the national demographics," when foreigners are deemed detrimental to "economic or national interests," when they do not behave like good citizens in their own country, when they have broken Mexican laws, and when "they are not found to be physically or mentally healthy." (Article 37)
The Secretary of Governance may "suspend or prohibit the admission of foreigners when he determines it to be in the national interest." (Article 38)

Mexican authorities must keep track of every single person in the country:

Federal, local and municipal police must cooperate with federal immigration authorities upon request, i.e., to assist in the arrests of illegal immigrants. (Article 73)
A National Population Registry keeps track of "every single individual who comprises the population of the country," and verifies each individual's identity. (Articles 85 and 86)
A national Catalog of Foreigners tracks foreign tourists and immigrants (Article 87), and assigns each individual with a unique tracking number (Article 91).

Foreigners with fake papers, or who enter the country under false pretenses, may be imprisoned:

Foreigners with fake immigration papers may be fined or imprisoned. (Article 116)
Foreigners who sign government documents "with a signature that is false or different from that which he normally uses" are subject to fine and imprisonment. (Article 116)

Foreigners who fail to obey the rules will be fined, deported, and/or imprisoned as felons:

Foreigners who fail to obey a deportation order are to be punished. (Article 117)
Foreigners who are deported from Mexico and attempt to re-enter the country without authorization can be imprisoned for up to 10 years. (Article 118)
Foreigners who violate the terms of their visa may be sentenced to up to six years in prison (Articles 119, 120 and 121). Foreigners who misrepresent the terms of their visa while in Mexico -- such as working with out a permit -- can also be imprisoned.

Under Mexican law, illegal immigration is a felony. The General Law on Population says,

"A penalty of up to two years in prison and a fine of three hundred to five thousand pesos will be imposed on the foreigner who enters the country illegally." (Article 123)
Foreigners with legal immigration problems may be deported from Mexico instead of being imprisoned. (Article 125)
Foreigners who "attempt against national sovereignty or security" will be deported. (Article 126)

Mexicans who help illegal aliens enter the country are themselves considered criminals under the law:

A Mexican who marries a foreigner with the sole objective of helping the foreigner live in the country is subject to up to five years in prison. (Article 127)
Shipping and airline companies that bring undocumented foreigners into Mexico will be fined. (Article 132)


&... Sounds good to me


Mexico's Foreign Ministry said the law "violates inalienable human rights" and Democrats in Congress applauded Mexican President Felipe Calderón's criticisms of the law in a speech he gave on Capitol Hill last week.

Yet Mexico's Arizona-style law requires local police to check IDs. And Mexican police freely engage in racial profiling and routinely harass Central American migrants, say immigration activists.

"The Mexican government should probably clean up its own house before looking at someone else's," said Melissa Vertíz, spokeswoman for the Fray Matías de Córdova Human Rights Center in Tapachula, Mexico.

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  • Alex Titor 2014/11/25 21:11:31
    Alex Titor
    OBama is only doing what is masters want done, and we all no who is masters are.
  • Maddog 2012/03/29 21:39:21
    This is an excellent idea that will never be implemented in the U.S., since our gutless politicians are too afraid an Hispanic backlash among that segment of the electorate.
  • princess 2011/05/25 19:42:58
    That's exactly what I've always wanted.....but wouldn't it be great if our deplorable socialist president and govt. leaders would actually ENFORCE our existing immigration laws!!
    Oh, that's right, he only agrees with our nation's laws when it suits his agenda, otherwise he goes above our laws and does as he pleases!!
  • MAMMY51... princess 2011/05/25 21:49:44
    Even the Homeland Security, regs have changed the wording from undocumented to "non-immigrants"

    homeland security regs changed wording undocumented non-immigrants Obama law we enforce laws we ignore humor homeland security regs changed wording undocumented non-immigrants Obama laws we enforce laws we ignore   humor
  • urwutuis 2011/05/14 03:03:49 (edited)
    You're not getting it. The reason the borders are not protected now is the same reason they were not protected under Bush. The coming North American Union.

    Mexico has almost as much of an immigration problem as we do and the laws, just like ours, do little to stem the flow.

    We might also keep in mind that most of the southwest is land we stole from Mexico to begin with. Part of the reason for dual language documents.
  • MAMMY51... urwutuis 2011/05/14 03:26:31
  • urwutuis MAMMY51... 2011/05/15 02:54:09
    What would you call it, a gift? We eventually gave them money for it but none the less, it was theft.
  • rocat 2011/05/13 04:29:11
    we need reform reform-lol
  • MAMMY51... rocat 2011/05/13 04:32:59
  • Ken 2011/05/13 01:50:10
    Let's do it and then watch the Mexican President squirm.
  • MAMMY51... Ken 2011/05/13 04:27:14
    Not just the President of Mexico.

    Hezbollah Has Training Camps on Mexico-U.S. Border

  • Ken MAMMY51... 2011/05/14 15:05:06
    We should be using drones on any of these training camps, but knowing our Government we will give them financial aid.
  • MAMMY51... Ken 2011/05/14 18:09:55
    This administration will probably give them a "Humanitarian Award".
  • Ken MAMMY51... 2011/05/14 18:27:39
    and invite them to the White House.
  • whitewulf--the unruly mobster 2011/05/12 14:34:03
  • MAMMY51... whitewu... 2011/05/12 17:45:51
    LOL Good point.
  • Annie~Pro American~Pro Israel 2011/05/12 08:02:15
    Annie~Pro American~Pro Israel
    Mexico's immigrations laws would be excellent to enforce here in America. What's good for the goose is also good for the gander.
  • MAMMY51... Annie~P... 2011/05/12 10:41:30
    It obviously works, of course they enforce their laws.
  • urwutuis 2011/05/12 05:54:48
    Yeah, sure. We want to be just like Mexico, don't we?
  • MAMMY51... urwutuis 2011/05/12 10:39:09 (edited)
    Only to the extent that they don't have a invasion of illegals.
  • wtw 2011/05/12 05:13:45 (edited)
    Obama does not respect our laws but wants to criminalize those that want our laws obeyed.You are right Mexico has better immigration laws than this corrupt US gov
  • thegalnextdoor 2011/05/12 04:23:21
    Sounds good to me.... apply Mexico's laws and then at the border, since there is a proposal to have everyone carry an ID card, issue ID cards to anyone crossing the border and imprint them with a chip and label Mexican (or other nation of origin).
  • MAMMY51... thegaln... 2011/05/12 10:50:10
    Now that is a excellent idea.
  • thegaln... MAMMY51... 2011/05/13 06:48:09
    thanks -- it's just taking the marxist(?) idea of the chip and a national ID card to label a non-citizen.
  • bpf 2011/05/12 04:06:29
    As long as the great One can get these low-life scum to vote for him he wouldn't care if the muslin terrorist came across as long as they voted., democrat of course.
  • MAMMY51... bpf 2011/05/12 10:46:01
  • hypnotic 2011/05/12 03:34:45
    Its time to CLOSE the BORDERS! We all need to show our support in ARIZONA!The word ILLEAGAL is loosing its meaning.Lets take care of AMERICA now!Not illeagal immagrants!We need to take AMERICA BACK!
  • MAMMY51... hypnotic 2011/05/12 10:48:06
    Homeland Security and the DOJ have a new name for them "nonimmigrants".
  • mowerman-back to bust libs 2011/05/12 03:20:32
    mowerman-back to bust libs
    We need a solid wall and guns along the border and shoot all that cross the wall. Won't take long for the word to spred that crossing the wall is a bad idea.
  • MAMMY51... mowerma... 2011/05/12 03:27:20
    Works for me.

    works Secure our borders with National guard
  • mowerma... MAMMY51... 2011/05/12 03:30:12
  • godsoldier 2011/05/12 02:57:41
    this one all depends but i think that every person should be welcome no matter who they are without question and that its would be nice if you had no regestration however keeping legislation
  • MAMMY51... godsoldier 2011/05/12 03:19:33
    We have to register, to vote, to buy a cell phone, to buy a gun, open a checking account ect...ect ....
  • godsoldier MAMMY51... 2011/05/12 14:33:43
    well i understand that but to go to such an extreme as a reform is not a necessary act look at what it did to the natives of the land whether we were here first or what it doesn't matter
  • MAMMY51... godsoldier 2011/05/12 18:04:41
    No one is alive today that was here when the US bought the land.
  • RobertRowe 2011/05/11 23:24:29 (edited)

    Found this to be most interesting. Thought you would too.


    1. There will be NO special bilingual programs in the schools, NO
    special ballots for elections, and all government business will be
    conducted in our language.

    2. Foreigners will NOT have the right to vote, no matter how long they
    are here.

    3. Foreigners will NEVER be able to hold political office.

    4. Foreigners will NOT be a burden to the taxpayers. No welfare, NO
    food stamps, NO health care, nor any other government assistance

    5. Foreigners can invest in this country, but it must be an amount
    equal to 40,000 times the daily minimum wage.

    6. If foreigners do come and want to buy land that will be okay, BUT
    options will be restricted. You are NOT allowed to own waterfront
    property. That property is reserved for citizens naturally born into
    this country.

    7. Foreigners may NOT protest; NO demonstrations, NO waving a foreign
    flag, NO political organizing, NO "bad-mouthing" our president or his
    policies. If you do you will be sent home.

    8. If you do come to this country illegally, you will be hunted down
    and sent straight to jail.

    Harsh, you say ? The above laws happen to be the immigration laws of, MEXICO !

    PASS THIS ON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • godsoldier RobertRowe 2011/05/13 13:35:49
    i feel that this is an unfair act and should be reconsidered
  • MAMMY51... godsoldier 2011/05/13 17:13:25
    Write a letter to President Felipe Calderón, and tell him what you think, it's Mexico's law.
  • godsoldier MAMMY51... 2011/05/15 03:58:07
    mexico has nothing to do with the U.S.
  • MAMMY51... godsoldier 2011/05/15 06:31:01
    You said "i feel that this is an unfair act and should be reconsidered", in a reply to someone who posted Mexico's immigration aw.
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