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Old 07-04-2011, 01:40 PM
 
Location: Jacurutu
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...This can be done by ending much of the family chain migration where all it takes is to have some relative here and voila - you're sponsored even if you will be living off food stamps and Medicaid...
Define "some relatives" to be able be sponsored...

Aren't sponsored legal immigrants prohibited from receiving benefits for five years?...

It's legal immigration, you want to constrain that too?...
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Old 07-04-2011, 01:42 PM
 
Location: Jacurutu
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...I especially agree with you on this family chain migration nonsense.
But isn't that legal immigration?...
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Old 07-04-2011, 03:30 PM
 
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The problem is that when you put the government in the mix, thigs get too complicated, if I need someone to work for me for a few days, I'm not going to spend an eternity filling papers for work visas, when I have the phone number of at least ten migrant workers that will come in a hurry, perform good quality work for a reasonable price. Paying lots of money to
trade workers in the USA is one of the things that have made us so uncompetitive in this world......
So this is your justification for breaking the law?
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Old 07-04-2011, 03:31 PM
 
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But isn't that legal immigration?...
It is now but as malamute pointed out that needs to change.
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