Tag Archives: secure communities

Stop the Sanctuary State Bill

Time is of the essence so I’ll be brief: the deadline for legislation to advance or be killed on Beacon Hill is quickly approaching, and we need to contact our legislators today to stop HB 3269, the Sanctuary State bill. Known as “Joint Rule 10 Day,” Committees must make reports to advance or kill legislation by February 7. We need…

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How to Contain Health Care Costs: Secure Communities

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) As lawmakers on Beacon Hill are wringing their hands over how to contain burgeoning health care costs, they’re getting a helping hand from an unexpected source:  immigration enforcement, in the form of Secure Communities.  This program was activated yesterday over the objections and obstruction of Gov. Patrick.  (For those who doesn’t watch…

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Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph McDonald was the driving force behind this!

Thanks Joe and all the other Sheriffs who kept the pressure on the Feds. The feds decided not to wait until next year. It officially gets started next week. Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph McDonald, Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelidis and Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson, all longtime supporters of Secure Communities, recently joined the FOX 25 Morning News. http://www.myfoxboston.com/sto…

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Feds to activate Secure Communities, ignore Patrick’s and Warren’s hollow objections

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) At the urging of sheriffs Joe McDonald, Tom Hodgson, and Lew Evangelides and Sen. Scott Brown, the federal government is set to institute the Secure Communities program in Massachusetts next week.  This is a huge victory for the law enforcement community and a blow to Obama allies Gov. Deval Patrick and Elizabeth…

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Justice for Killer More Likely in Ecuador

Plymouth County D.A. Timothy Cruz’s effort to get Ecuador to extradite accused double-murderer Luis Guaman to Massachusetts for prosecution is well-meaning but likely futile.  Guaman is suspected of killing Maria Palaguachi-Cela and her young son a year ago in Brockton.  The case stoked debate over Governor Patrick’s and ICE’s decision not to implement Secure Communities here; Guaman was an illegal…

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Bully-proof: Gov. Fails in Revenge Against Sheriffs

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) It was not enough for the Governor (with the help of the White House) to succeed in keeping Massachusetts a sanctuary state by blocking federal authorities from implementing Secure Communities, a common sense program that removes illegal alien criminals from our towns.  He also had to get back at the four Sheriffs…

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