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Real Facts: 1,565 Refugees Diagnosed with Active TB Since 2012

Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart Between 2012 and 2015, 1,565 refugees were diagnosed with active tuberculosis (TB) in the United States, according to annual reports published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The CDC data, which has been public but obscure until now, shows that the number of refugees diagnosed with active TB in recent

Obama Drops 502 Refugees on Nebraska in Final Weeks Before President Trump

Michael Patrick Leahy Breitbart, The refugee resettlement rate for FY 2017 to date is significantly higher in Nebraska than it has been during any other year. President Barack Obama’s deputies have dropped 502 additional refugees into Nebraska during the first three months of FY 2017, according to the Department of State. The refugee resettlement rate for

Five Foreign-Born Cases of Multi-Drug Resistant TB Diagnosed in Philadelphia

Michael Patrick Leahy, At least five foreign-born cases of multi-drug resistant TB were diagnosed in Philadelphia over the past three years, according to the Philadelphia Department of Public Health Tuberculosis Control Program. One case of the foreign-born ‘MDR’ TB was diagnosed in the city hosting this week’s Democratic National Convention in 2015, two were diagnosed in

Phyllis Schlafly: How Pence Complements Trump

When Donald Trump introduced Indiana Governor Mike Pence as the vice presidential nominee, the media had a field day unearthing Pence’s past tweets and votes that appeared to disagree with his future running mate’s positions.  On issues such as free trade agreements, some of Pence’s past views seemed closer to those of his former colleague,

Six Diseases Return To US as Migration Advocates Celebrated ˜World Refugee Day’

Breitbart – by Michael Patrick Leahy Six diseases that were recently near eradication are making a comeback in the United States, as the taxpayer funded refugee resettlement industry launches a propaganda blitz about the so-called World Refugee Day this Monday. The returning diseases are;  1. Tuberculosis2. Measles3. Whooping Cough4. Mumps5. Scarlet Fever6. Bubonic Plague The near eradication

Hillary Clinton Supports ˜500% Increase in Syrian Refugees’

Breitbart – by Michael Patrick Leahy Politifact, the left-of-center mainstream media “fact-checker,” has some bad news for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Donald Trump was right when he said Hillary Clinton wants “a 500 percent increase in Syrians refugees” in his Manchester, New Hampshire speech on Monday:   Each year, the United States permanently

More than one-third of refugees in Vermont test positive for tuberculosis

Vermont Watchdog – by Bruce Parker Data from the Vermont Department of Health show that more than one-third of refugees resettled in Vermont test positive for tuberculosis. Since 2013, about 900 refugees admitted to the Green Mountain State have been tested for tuberculosis, a potentially fatal infectious disease affecting the lungs. Of that number, 318 refugees, or 35.4 percent, tested positive.  

Memo: CDC Officials Warned of Safety Risks, Diseases Amid Immigrant Influx

Adan Salazar, We might as well plan on many of the kids having TB,” reads a redacted 2014 CDC email. An internal memo circulated within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2014 shows the agency was well aware “many” illegal alien minors and “young adults” entering the US harbored communicable diseases. In a

Infectious Tuberculosis Moving Across U.S. Border, Ice Whistleblower Confirms

Agent confirms reports that deadly, infectious illness is penetrating the US-Mexico border An Immigration and Customs Enforcement whistleblower, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to Infowars, asserted the recent surge of illegal immigrants is also bringing with it tuberculosis and other communicable diseases, confirming reports deadly, infectious illness is penetrating the US-Mexico border.  “We

George Will: We Can Have Better health through Good Choices

 In September 1958, a future columnist, then 17, was unpacking as a college freshman when upperclassmen hired by tobacco companies knocked on his dormitory door, distributing free mini-packs of cigarettes. He and many other aspiring sophisticates became smokers. Nearly six years later — 50 years ago: Jan. 11, 1964 — when the surgeon general published the

1,500 tested for TB at Southern California school

More than 1,500 staff and students at a Southern California high school were tested for tuberculosis after one student was diagnosed with the bacterial infection last month, health officials said Friday.  Nearly 1,400 students and faculty at Indio High School were tested on Friday and around 130 students had the TB tests on Monday.  Forty-five