Agoramania Soap Box
Illegals caught working at O"Hare Airport
I'm so glad we have alert citizens who were able to detect this activity. We all need to be constantly vigilant to protect our country's security. We need better methods to detect false IDs and must complete background checks for all employees at jobs such as these which can affect our safety. Friends of mine who work civil service jobs at a hospital need to scan their fingerprints twice a day to get paid correctly. Can't we at least be this diligent with our security???
read the full article about the illegals caught working at O'Hare here:
Better Fences Make Better Neighbors
Here's a story out of Houston, Tx, that speaks to the effectiveness of the new border fence they're erecting. Guess better fences do make better neighbors, at least as many see it:
Is New York's Proposed Licensing of Illegals Fair?
The following article offers an interesting perspective on the administrative policy change initiated by New York's Governor Spitzer to allow illegal aliens to apply for drivers' licenses. Apparently, he feels that it will provide better documentation of their locations and status. Others feel that it is discriminatory. Here's another perspective:
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Editor's note: As of November 14, 2007, Governor Spitzer has decided to withdraw his proposal! It seems he was met with an overwhelming amount of opposition and his popularity suffering a dramatic decline in the polls. This is why it is so important to make your voices' heard.