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House Passes STEM Immigration Reform.
Racialists Go Crazy.

Red State, by Streiff

Original Article

Posted By:MattMusson, 12/3/2012 10:08:40 AM

This week the House of Representatives made a positive move in reforming the US immigration process by passing the STEM Jobs Act sponsored by Lamar Smith (R-TX). This act does what our immigration policy should do: ensure a higher level of economic growth in the United States by encouraging the brightest and most talented students in the world to become permanent residents of the United States. It also reduces the wait for the families of the visa recipients to receive residency visas which is now at least two years.

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Legal immigration, helping people we just spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on training for high tech jobs to stay in the country. In the words of Martha Stuart - "That´s a good thing."

      

Reply 1 - Posted by: Lcomstaff10, 12/3/2012 10:12:58 AM     (No. 9045756)

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