How is Colorado’s new farmworkers’ rights bill being received by migrant farmworkers? With a shrug.

In fields hours away from the political pressure cooker of the Colorado legislature, Senate Bill 87 is stoking a different kind of debate.
From article: "The rules [federal] ensure they get decent housing, medical care and transportation. H2-A workers earn a minimum wage of $14.82 an hour, or nearly $1,100 a week." They all respond with vigorous  "Bien!" when asked how they were treated.
Colorado Sun
Monday, July 26, 2021
Colorado News

Erasmo Cano downs a bottled drink and dumps the dregs of packaged cookies into his mouth before he climbs out of the van where he and his coworkers have been taking a 15-minute shade break...

Cano has no complaints.

“Me gusta trabajar,” he says. “I like to work.”

Seven 9/11 Hijackers Overstayed Visas Due to Loophole Used by Over Half a Million Each Year

Friday, September 11, 2020
National News

Almost half of the Islamic terrorists who hijacked planes in the United States on September 11, 2001, overstayed their visas due to an immigration loophole that remains open, used by more than half a million foreign nationals every year....

Trump’s ban on visa workers breathes new life into college-age ski bumming in Colorado’s resort towns

What great news for Americans!
Colorado Sun
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Colorado News

Ski area operators are reporting a surge in applications from college students and locals as hiring strategies, operational plans shift in the pandemic....

Trump Admin Drops Policy Forcing Foreign Students to Attend In-Person Classes

Tuesday, July 14, 2020
National News
July 14 (UPI) — The Trump administration on Tuesday dropped its rule denying visas to international students attending classes entirely online, a federal judge in Boston announced.

U.S. Supreme Court rules SEC can recover illegal profits from OC [immigrant investor visa] couple

The center began under a U.S. government program in which immigrants can get a green card for themselves and their families if they invest enough money and create jobs.
OC Register
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
National News

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld the Securities and Exchange Commission’s efforts to take millions of dollars from an Orange County couple accused of swindling foreign investors but the decision did limit the government to targeting only the net profits of illegal conduct.

Trump signs order expanding immigration restrictions to include H-1B, other guest-worker programs

From Article: Returns of illegal immigrants and asylum-seekers at the southern border have been sped up, and administration officials say that construction of the wall at the border has accelerated since the pandemic.
Fox News
Monday, June 22, 2020
National News

President Trump on Monday signed an executive order that significantly expands current immigration restrictions to include a number of guest-worker programs, including the H-1B visa -- an order the administration says will put Americans first for jobs as the economy emerges from coronavirus lockdowns.

Democrats Block Coronavirus Rescue to Push Pelosi’s 1,400-Page Pork-Stuffed Bill

Placing politics before the welfare of Americans by these despicable democrats is absolutely unconscionable in this time of crisis.
Monday, March 23, 2020
National News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi debuted a 1,120-page coronavirus rescue bill after Democrats tanked the Senate proposal on Sunday night.

The bill includes a wish list of Democrats’ pet issues including:

EB-5 Visa ‘Money-Laundering Scheme’ Selling Path to U.S. Citizenship for Chinese Nationals

Saturday, March 21, 2020
National News
Fox News’s Tucker Carlson says the “corrupt” EB-5 visa program is selling American citizenship to rich Chinese nationals.

Chilean crooks using visa waiver program to enter US, rob homes: Long Island police

From article: they were in possession of false identification documents from Argentina.
Fox News
Saturday, March 7, 2020
National News

Long Island police say criminals from Chile are using a visa waiver program to enter the U.S. to burglarize affluent homes before flying back home.


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