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Old 06-14-2010, 06:12 AM
 
Location: San Diego
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This has a nice twist since they came here the right way.
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Old 06-14-2010, 06:44 AM
 
Location: Massachusetts
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Old 06-14-2010, 07:17 AM
 
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It's got to be difficult for those who respected the laws and came the right way, especially those who had to have employer sponsors, see how the lawbreakers are greatly rewarded just for breaking the laws.
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Old 06-14-2010, 09:27 AM
 
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More legal immigrants need to speak out. If they did it, you could. No excuses!
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Old 06-14-2010, 09:43 AM
 
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More legal immigrants need to speak out. If they did it, you could. No excuses!
have been. :-)
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Old 06-14-2010, 11:19 AM
 
Location: east of my daughter-north of my son
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Good for them! They need to know their honesty has paid off. They didn't get a free ride so why should anyone else.
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Old 06-14-2010, 11:59 AM
 
Location: Del Rio, TN
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There is intelligent life in Washington state after all. I had about given up hope.
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Old 06-15-2010, 06:00 PM
 
Location: Spokane via Sydney,Australia
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There is intelligent life in Washington state after all. I had about given up hope.
hardy har har LOL

I think MOST legal immigrants are royally pi%%ed off at the pro illegals stance. I know I am.

Especially the disingenous prattle re giving them a "free ride" to citizenship - I'm still waiting to save the $$ required to file for mine, why should they have it given to them gratis by virtue of the fact they came in ILLEGALLY?
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:46 AM
 
Location: San Diego
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hardy har har LOL

I think MOST legal immigrants are royally pi%%ed off at the pro illegals stance. I know I am.

Especially the disingenous prattle re giving them a "free ride" to citizenship - I'm still waiting to save the $$ required to file for mine, why should they have it given to them gratis by virtue of the fact they came in ILLEGALLY?
If we granted free Citizenship here based on "want" we wouldn't have any place left to stand much the less grow food.
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Old 06-16-2010, 08:11 AM
 
Location: Massachusetts
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If we granted free Citizenship here based on "want" we wouldn't have any place left to stand much the less grow food.

Nobody seems to want to acknowledge that fact.
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