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Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3) Seeks to Plug Threat to National Security in a Post-9/11 America

October 13, 2011
F.I.R.E. Coalition

In 2007, Family Security Matters contributing editor Peter Wagner, author of “The Dark Side of Illegal Immigration” queried the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) with a simple question.

“Why don’t you track illegal alien crime?” The Justice Department’s answer? “Congress hasn’t told us to.”

Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3) introduced the “Illegal Alien Crime Reporting Act” (IACRA) in the 110th & 111th Congresses to address this gaping hole in national security. House Immigration Reform Caucus founder Tom Tancredo and now – IRC Caucus Chairman Brian Bilbray both co-sponsored this important legislation. Regrettably, then-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi refused to give Rep. Jones’ 4-page bill any hearings or a vote.

And now… the rest of the story. …..

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