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Babeu May Face New Legal Question Over Ex's Volunteer Work

By: Daniel Gonzalez and Craig Harris-- "Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, a nationally known advocate of tough immigration enforcement and border security, may have aided the violat...

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REMINDER: Membership Meeting Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Membership Meeting Tuesday, February 28, 2012 In The Cafeteria 10 am to 4:30 pm 10 S. Canal Chicago, Illi...

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Ed Schultz: A Rare Liberal Success In Broadcasting

Ed Schultz, who anchors MSNBC's prime 8 p.m. time slot, has been raising his ratings while talking about the issues of the poor and middle class working people. Flip through the ra...

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America’s Last Hope: A Strong Labor Movement

The complete collapse of unions would have devastating consequences. The labor movement has played a crucial role in advancing economic justice in the workplace and in politics. Un...

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The Doc Fix

The agreement reached in Congress yesterday is an important step that will prevent a tax hike on 160 million hardworking Americans who are still recovering from the worst economic ...

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Fed H-1B Visa Probes May Help American Engineers

American computer professionals who complain that they lose jobs or get lower pay because of imported tech workers may have reason to smile. Government regulators are cracking down...

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President Obama To Unions: See You Later

CWA International President Larry Cohen charged that Democratic leaders had refused past requests to attach pro-union provisions to appropriations bills, but were allowing Republic...

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The Impact of Counting Changes on Nonimmigrant Admissions

Below is a 2 page fact sheet from the Department of Homeland Security. One of the graphs shows admissions trends for H-1B Visa workers. I find it reprehensible that there has been ...

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Seek Local Talent First--The Right Fix for H1-b Discrimination

"The H1-B should be reserved only for those companies who say they cannot find somebody in that particular field," said President Obama to Jennifer Wedel, the wife of an unemployed...

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Labor Dept. Issues New Rules For H-2B Guest Workers

The Labor Department on Friday unveiled rules that reshape a program for foreign migrants in work other than agriculture, which officials said would strengthen protections for thos...

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