2004: Sponsored H.R. 10, 9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act, introduced by Rep. Denny Hastert (R-Ill.)
H.R. 10, the 9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act, would set federal standards for the issuance of driver's licenses and birth certificates. H.R. 10 would prohibit issuance of driver's licenses to illegal aliens and require that driver's licenses of temporary visa holders expire when their visa expires. As well, H.R. 10 contains provisions to prohibit the use of consular-issued ID cards. H.R. 10 would reduce asylum fraud by reaffirming that the burden of proof is on the asylum claimant, and that the adjudicator may require corroborating evidence in certain cases. H.R.
A bill to reform the intelligence community and the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, and for other purposes.
2004: Sponsored H.R. 5111, Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2004, introduced by Rep. David Dreier (R-Calif.)
H.R. 5111, the Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act, would increase interior enforcement by requiring a mandatory workplace verification program to verify the legal work status of potential employees. Additionally, the legislation contained significant sanctions against employers who hire illegal aliens and requires integration of the border-patrol fingerprint identification system and the FBI fingerprint-database.
Voted in favor of secure IDs in 2004
Voted in subcommittee to end the visa lottery in 2004
Rep. ZZlastnameZZ voted as part of the House Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims in favor of H.R. 775, the Security and Fairness Enhancement for America Act of 2003, to end the visa lottery that each year awards another 50,000 visas to people without any regard to humanitarian need or skill level. H.R. 775 was passed by the House Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims by a vote of 5-3.
Voted against rewarding illegal aliens from Mexico with Social Security benefits in 2004