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Shutdown Costing Businesses Workers and Workers Jobs: E-...
by HarderTimes
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 10:01 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Republicans are all about keeping women pregnant. Making sure they can keep their jobs while pregnant, not so much. ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 02:30 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
This line got a few hearty laughs among the six middle-aged white guys at the table next to me as I was enjoying breakfast at a local restaurant. Owners of local small service businesses, they were ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 08:06 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Over the past few weeks, we've noticed a lot of attention focused on Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), the Chair of the House ...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 01:01 PM PST with 2 Recommends
In his never-ending push to justify his plans of expelling immigrants from the country, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) resorted to one of his old standbys yesterday: do it for the minorities! Sigh. His ...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Sep 16, 2011 at 02:51 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
By Michele Waslin Facing opposition from the left and ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Sep 15, 2011 at 09:39 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Walter Ewing Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, has added a novel new twist to his anti-immigrant agenda: letting more immigrant workers into the country. In ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Sep 08, 2011 at 12:59 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Seth Hoy uch like farmers in Georgia who are experiencing ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 02:36 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
By Seth Hoy Just days after part of Georgia’s immigration law, HB 87 , went into effect, farmers in the Peach State are panicking ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Jul 06, 2011 at 11:47 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Rep. Lamar Smith, hanging ...
by kos
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed Jul 06, 2011 at 03:55 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
by Michele Waslin Here we go again with the next round of “how we’re going to look tough on immigration without actually accomplishing anything.” This year, ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Jun 15, 2011 at 02:37 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
As the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), is gearing up to introduce legislation to make the flawed E-Verify program a mandatory cornerstone of his overall mass-...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jun 06, 2011 at 02:24 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
We’re hearing that it may be another long hot summer of racial animosity and division courtesy of ...
by Adam Luna
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 25, 2011 at 11:03 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Imagine if Democrats proposed legislation that would cause the loss of almost 800,000 jobs,
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon May 23, 2011 at 10:31 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
In a late-night decision, Georgia's Senate has just passed an Arizona-style law by a 37 to 19 vote.
by sboucher
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Apr 14, 2011 at 09:08 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Representatives Lamar Smith (R-TX), Elton Gallegly (R-CA) and Steve King (R-IA) are in the driver’s seat on immigration policy for the GOP. Their goal ...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 05, 2011 at 01:56 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
By Tyler Moran E-Verify has a problem: Washington politicians want to force American employers to use ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Mar 23, 2011 at 02:01 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Michele Waslin Today, the House Immigration Subcommittee held a hearing on ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Feb 10, 2011 at 01:12 PM PST with 4 Recommends
by Catherine A. Traywick, Media Consortium blogger After commanding the world's attention in 2010 with its cavalier stance on immigration, the Arizona state legislature is threatening—
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 30, 2010 at 08:29 AM PST with 7 Recommends
By Ben Winograd Those following the Obama Administration’s legal challenge to Arizona’s SB 1070 have likely heard about “preemption”—the legal concept governing when ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Dec 10, 2010 at 10:16 AM PST with 2 Recommends