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Nearly $50 million in the California state budget
will go to expanded legal services for immigrants

Los Angeles Times, by Jasmine Ulloa

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 6/19/2017 10:46:58 AM

California state lawmakers approved $45 million in a state budget plan to expand legal services for immigrants, a response to the Trump administration´s call to increase deportations. The funds, greater than what Gov. Jerry Brown earmarked in May and which will be an ongoing allocation through 2020, will go to a coalition of legal services agencies, immigrant rights groups and faith-based organizations called One California. (Snip) Improving legal defense for immigrants has been a significant part of a legislative package proposed by Democrats, in an attempt to assist more than 2 million people living in the state illegally. Among the proposals was a bill by Sen. Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) to create

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Your tax dollars at work. The state is actually funding ´get out of jail free´ services to people who should not be here in the first place.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mickturn, 6/19/2017 11:02:18 AM     (No. 11291100)

Buying Votes is more important than everything else. Democrap Party

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jeremiah29_11, 6/19/2017 11:06:04 AM     (No. 11291105)

Arrest the politicians that go against the federal law! Stop this madness!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Felixcat, 6/19/2017 11:07:19 AM     (No. 11291108)

California can´t fall into the ocean or secede fast enough.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pchristopher, 6/19/2017 11:14:55 AM     (No. 11291116)

I´m really surprised that California has any businesses or higher earning citizens left. Money Money Money....it´s Christmas everyday in Sacramento, especially for the illegals....if you´re an Anglo, you´re totally out of luck. For those of you who voted against Brown and the rest, you have my sympathies.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lucky5, 6/19/2017 11:19:50 AM     (No. 11291119)

The dems have no need to buy votes in Cali.
We are overrun with them already.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: aasilver, 6/19/2017 11:22:28 AM     (No. 11291120)

Headline should read - Nearly $50 million in the California state budget will go to expanded legal services for ILLEGAL immigrants

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mickturn, 6/19/2017 11:40:23 AM     (No. 11291136)

#5, buying votes is a continual process...they have extremely short memories...and that is what the Welfare System is ALL ABOUT!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 6/19/2017 11:50:53 AM     (No. 11291147)

Well sure, because they contribute more to the tax base than they take in in services, right?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Historybuff, 6/19/2017 11:57:47 AM     (No. 11291156)

Illegals. Stop obfuscating the language. Immigrants are here with papers.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mean Gene, 6/19/2017 12:22:04 PM     (No. 11291181)

Will the new CA gasoline tax bring in so much as to make this cost effective?
Yes, it will raise $4.3 billion annually and cost EVERY driver an extra $130/year!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dvc, 6/19/2017 12:24:09 PM     (No. 11291183)

My bet is that not one penny will be spent to help immigrants.

They will spend it all to help Illegal Aliens.

Words mean things.

I am amazed that folks, even here, are brainwashed into calling aliens, "immigrants". That is giving them half the battle. They are NOT immigrants, not of any kind, they are citizens of other countries, and the legal, correct term is "aliens". The ones who are here in violation of the laws are-- illegal aliens.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 6/19/2017 12:30:44 PM     (No. 11291188)

They should just call it what it really is: expanded voter registration, with party affiliation and voting instructions already provided.
And will these ´expanded´ services include obtaining a social security number? And will it be new or used ?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: DustDevil31, 6/19/2017 12:39:16 PM     (No. 11291199)

It is all about money for the lawyers, and votes for the socialists. Screw the taxpayers.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: dman, 6/19/2017 12:43:16 PM     (No. 11291205)

"Well, isn´t that special?"

(hat tip to Dana Carvey´s "Church Lady")

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Reply 15 - Posted by: broken01, 6/19/2017 12:54:27 PM     (No. 11291226)

Hey Ulloa you forgot the rest of your headline. To the detriment of the taxpayers of the state. There fixed it for you. Also you might want to put the word illegal in from of immigrants. It will cut down on the confusion.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: JediJerry, 6/19/2017 1:01:33 PM     (No. 11291238)

Services for illegals is the reason they are jacking up gas taxes in a few months.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 6/19/2017 1:19:15 PM     (No. 11291256)

50 million? What is California´s annual deficit? More likely they aren´t paying for this at all. Just more debt. Sooner or later, the loans will dry up, and what will they do then? California is a testament to irresponsible government.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: bighambone, 6/19/2017 1:33:47 PM     (No. 11291276)

Chances are the money will fill the pockets of liberal Democrat immigration lawyers who will be expected to kick back a certain percentage to liberal Democrat political campaign coffers.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Laotzu, 6/19/2017 1:38:09 PM     (No. 11291286)

The great, unwritten story of the year is the real reason Lefty states are fighting tooth and nail to keep their Illegals -- the 2020 Census. Right now, Lefty enclaves enjoy more Electoral College votes and more representation in the House of Representatives because the that proportional representation is based on ALL residents -- both legal and illegal. Trumps real success was even larger than stated, because the Left locales have more votes than they should.

If the Republicans had a brain, they would be building Illegal holding facilities in Republican states. They would get the federal money and contract jobs in their jurisdictions, and they would get greater representation after the 2020 Census.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Island Life, 6/19/2017 1:53:05 PM     (No. 11291296)

My trusty ouija board sees many tax paying Americans moving out of California soon.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: montwoodcliff, 6/19/2017 2:03:37 PM     (No. 11291303)

You have to get the illegals out of the country! That´s the only answer to this problem. And we have to have national voter ID because Blue States won´t have it on their own.That´s the follow up to deporting the illegals. If anyone has a better idea to getting the country back, let me know.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 6/19/2017 2:55:18 PM     (No. 11291363)

Wow. The way things are going in Kaleefourneeyah, in five years that will amount to one dollar per immigrant (legal kind or otherwise).

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Reply 23 - Posted by: PAdiva, 6/19/2017 2:58:01 PM     (No. 11291366)

Most of the money will go to the employees who oversee such programs. The illegals will get the crumbs if they wait in line long enough. The attys will be happy for the easy paycheck.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 6/19/2017 3:17:04 PM     (No. 11291385)

Air Force Traffic Control:

Yes, we have two B-52´s in the air:

Targets?

Los Angeles and Sacramento:

"FIRE WHEN READY"!

Veterans for TRUMP 2020
Save MY Northstate
State of Jefferson

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Judy, 6/19/2017 3:17:54 PM     (No. 11291388)

Why do they need $$$ for illegals they are a open border state.

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