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madokie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-20-10 04:38 PM
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28. I can see you don't work construction
if you do then that begs a question. Why shoot yourself in the foot by advocating for more people for the employers to use as pawns in their never ending fight to lower our/your wages. And don't even try to tell me what I've said isn't true either :-)
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  -Hundreds of Union Janitors Fired Under Pressure From Feds (ICE audits of employers) pampango  May-20-10 07:01 AM   #0 
  - Cracking down on companies that hire illegals is often  Saturday   May-20-10 07:28 AM   #1 
  - Unless they can show legal immigration status, they will lose their jobs  Zywiec   May-20-10 07:36 AM   #2 
  - I support attacking the root of the illegal imimgration problem... companies hiring illegal workers.  OneTenthofOnePercent   May-20-10 07:49 AM   #3 
  - There's 475 decent union jobs for US citizens  independentpiney   May-20-10 07:50 AM   #4 
  - Every job that an illegal worker takes is one less for the citizens of this country  madokie   May-20-10 08:02 AM   #5 
  - Perhaps not. "Economists say immigration, legal or illegal, doesn't hurt American workers."FactCheck  pampango   May-20-10 09:10 AM   #6 
     - So, unemployment is at 10%(roughly)  freebrew   May-20-10 02:47 PM   #27 
     - I can see you don't work construction  madokie   May-20-10 04:38 PM   #28 
  - Thank you Mr. President  kctim   May-20-10 09:20 AM   #7 
  - Considering this:  kiva   May-20-10 09:40 AM   #8 
  - Why did they target a union shop?  EFerrari   May-20-10 11:45 AM   #15 
     - I don't think Obama is out to get unions. Here's a company (nonunion) in LA that had to fire 1800  pampango   May-20-10 11:57 AM   #16 
     - I don't know about Obama but busting union shops is counter productive  EFerrari   May-20-10 12:07 PM   #18 
     - Ummm....maybe you meant to reply to someone else?  kiva   May-20-10 04:53 PM   #29 
  - Unions should help the member who are in the US legally  ProgressiveProfessor   May-20-10 09:41 AM   #9 
  - Exactly so.  Mopar151   May-20-10 01:55 PM   #25 
  - Does the "common good" exist?  hunter   May-20-10 10:31 AM   #10 
  - Yep, some of the posts on here are disturbing.  MODem75   May-20-10 10:49 AM   #12 
  - This hinges on the definition of "near future"...will it give the unions and the  joeybee12   May-20-10 10:35 AM   #11 
  - This is actually union busting. Unions had started organizing  EFerrari   May-20-10 10:54 AM   #13 
  - +1000  Starry Messenger   May-20-10 10:57 AM   #14 
  - +1  leftstreet   May-20-10 01:49 PM   #24 
  - This is step one in tackling the illegal immigration problem.  Lance_Boyle   May-20-10 12:06 PM   #17 
  - The undocumented workers are here, supporting themselves, contributing to society.  hunter   May-20-10 12:19 PM   #19 
  - The "the attrition through enforcement strategy" advocated by immigration restrictionists and  pampango   May-20-10 12:37 PM   #20 
  - This is a valid strategy in combating illegal immigration.  Lance_Boyle   May-20-10 01:45 PM   #23 
  - Oops. Dupe. n/t  pampango   May-20-10 12:38 PM   #21 
  - No, it's not. It's sending more undocumented workers out there  EFerrari   May-20-10 01:21 PM   #22 
  - No one could see that coming  Fla_Democrat   May-20-10 02:44 PM   #26 

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