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Nov 8 - Promises Kept Or Broken

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November 8, 2010,1108.shtm


1. Comment: Promises Kept Or Broken - The 111th Congress begins
its lame duck session on November 15th. The major item on the
agenda will be what to do with President Bush's tax cuts which
are set to expire on December 31, 2010. This election was a major
boost to the Republicans and it will affect the tone of this
session. There are two immigration items on the agenda. Just
before the election, Sen. Menendez promised that he would bring
Comprehensive Immigration Reform to the floor during this
session, and Sen. Reid made a firm promise of a floor vote on
DREAM. Sen. Reid won a convincing victory over his rival due to
the staunch support of Latino voters in Nevada. Many activists
for DREAM worked hard for Sen. Reid's campaign helping him cinch
his victory. We urge Majority Leader Reid to keep his promise for
a floor vote for DREAM during the upcoming session. The country
is watching to see if the two Democratic Senators will keep their

2. Article: International Migration Outlook: SOPEMI 2010 by the
Organisation For Economic Co-operation and Development,1108-migration.pdf

3. Article: PERM Question J-11 and Alternative Requirements by
Joel Stewart,1108-stewart.shtm

4. Article: Rethinking Immigration:  California Dreamin' By
Angelo Paparelli,1108-paparelli.shtm

5. Article: Wadhwa Presentation: America's Loss Is The World's
Gain by Greg Siskind,1108-siskind.shtm

6. Article: NPTE-i Registration and Lawsuit by Christopher T.

7. News: CRS Report On State Efforts to Deter Unauthorized
Aliens: Legal Analysis of Arizona's S.B. 1070,1108-crs.pdf

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November 11 phone session of "Physicians For Experts" with Barry
Walker, Chris Brelje, Ingrid Brey, Ellie Najfabadi, Charles
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++Saying "Bye-Bye" Before the Waiver: Travel While the Waiver is
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9. Headline: Council to consider Mexican ID: Members sounded
ready to approve the Matricula Consular as a valid ID
10. Headline: City loses appeal on who pays plaintiffs:
Hazleton's insurance provider does not have to pay legal costs
11. Headline: Reid on the hook for delivering on election
promises in lame-duck session dreamact in
12. Headline: Hispanic vote a 2012 wild card
13. Headline: NM governor-elect says 'no' to Arizona-style
immigration law
14. Headline: Congressman Steve King to lead committee governing
immigration policy
15. Headline: GOP candidates can talk tough on immigration &
still do well with Hispanics if they promote msg of economic
16. Headline: Business Immigration Forms and Strategies. A handy
resource for immigration law practitioners. Get your copy at
17. Headline: Racist thug is Majority Leader of Missouri House
18. Headline: Tax Compliance for Immigrants and Employers: The
Lawyer's Complete Guide. Don't wait! Get your copy today
19. Headline: RT @FragomenGlobal Election Day Introduces New
Dynamic to Immigration Debate
20. Headline: RT @waltonman2 Woman Married Five Times In
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    As if Arizona's SB1070 was not controversial enough, Texas lawmakers have submitted a number of state bills intended to crack down on illegal immigration in the state. Will Texas' bills face greater success than Arizona's due to the GOP's momentum coming off last week's Congressional wins?
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