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Items tagged: enforcement

Hunger strike at immigration detention center still going strong at two weeks

(From the Restore Fairness blog.) It’s not the first time a hunger strike has hit the Port Isabel Detention Center in Southern Texas.

Does discrimination have to play a part in keeping America safe?

(From the Restore Fairness blog) In a response to the December 25th bomb attempt on Northwest flight 253 to Detroit, the Transportation Security Administration announced a new screening policy that requires “enhanced screening” of passengers flying into the United States from 14 countries considered either “state sponsors of terror” or “countries of interest”

Finding immigration reform in Obama's State of the Union address

From the Restore Fairness blog.

Yesterday, President Obama addressed the issue of immigration reform in his State of the Union speech.

“We should continue the work of fixing our broken immigration system to secure our borders, enforce our laws and ensure that everyone who plays by the rules can contribute to our economy and enrich our nation.”

Vote now if you think "fairness in immigration" should be an idea for change in America?

(From Restore Fairness blog) We need your vote! Vote to Restore Fairness to our broken immigration system on Change.org's Ideas for Change in America and take us one step closer to to ensure that 2010 is the year for immigration reform.