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LOOK AT THEIR NAMES -- They voted today to keep Americans jobless so multitudes of illegal aliens could keep fed jobs

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  by  Roy Beck

The choice couldn't have been clearer. And these U.S. Representatives said a big fat NO to the unemployed voters of their Congressional Districts and said hundreds of federal contractor jobs have to remain with illegal aliens. See the list of shame . . .

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Obama Ready to Announce His Surrender to Big Business Lobby and Gut Workplace Verification?

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  by  Roy Beck

Informed sources are telling our Capitol Hill Team that the Obama Administration plans to announce today or tomorrow new orders and rules that will gut most of the improvements in fighting illegal immigration at the end of the Bush Administration. The Big Business Lobbyists apparently are getting nearly everything they want when it comes to favoring cheap foreign labor over unemployed Americans.

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Washington “Respect for Law” Initiative Seeking Signatures

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Proponents of the immigration-reduction initiative 1043 in Washington State, also known as the Washington "Respect for Law" Act of 2009, are collecting signatures toward the 241,153 necessary to advance it for the November 2009 General Election ballot. The deadline for collecting signatures is July 2, 2009.

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Anti-Sanctuary City Bill Clears Tennessee Legislature

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The Tennessee state legislature cleared a bill (SB 1310) for the governor’s signature that would prohibit local governments from enacting “sanctuary city” ordinances or policies that make it difficult for law enforcement and other local government employees to comply with federal immigration law. The bill also requires local law enforcement officials to inform federal immigration authorities when they have probable cause to believe an arrestee is an illegal alien.

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House Appropriations Subcommittee Offers 2-Year E-Verify Extension

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The House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee unanimously approved their FY2010 spending budget, and it includes a two-year reauthorization of E-Verify. E-Verify was extended for six months during the omnibus spending bill passed back in March and is currently set to expire at the end of September.

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Rep. Giffords Proposes Bill to Extend E-Verify for Five Years

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords

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Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) has introduced the Employee Verification Act (H.R. 2679) which would extend E-Verify for five years. The program is currently set to expire in September after attempts for a longer extension failed during the spring's debates over the economic stimulus bill and omnibus spending bills.

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NumbersUSA Recognizes the Original Sponsors of the SAFE Act of 2009

Rep. Bob Goodlatte

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There were 26 original cosponsors when Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) introduced the SAFE of 2009 (H.R.2305). The bill would put an end to the Visa Lottery, which awards 50,000 green cards per year without regard to merit. NumbersUSA would like to recognize the original 26 cosponsors who favor reduced immigration numbers.

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