Eleventh Circuit: DACA Recipients Not Lawfully Present

This post was originally published on this site Thu, Mar 7th 2019 @ 5:39 pm EST The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients are not entitled to enroll in certain Georgia colleges and universities that bar those without “lawful presence.” The Court ruled that the DACA program … Read moreEleventh Circuit: DACA Recipients Not Lawfully Present

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Pssst! Some Good News on Productivity!

This post was originally published on this siteHere’s a peculiar new twist in ongoing media coverage and more general establishment commentary on the U.S. economy: The conventional wisdom among both these intertwined crowds holds that the American trade deficit doesn’t matter much economically. Yet the apparently poor trade numbers reported yesterday by the Census Bureau … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Pssst! Some Good News on Productivity!

EEOC Sues Party City Corporation for Sex and Disability Discrimination

This post was originally published on this siteParty supply retail chain Party City Corporation violated federal law when a Texas store fired a pregnant employee after she presented the company with physical job restrictions from her doctor, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) alleged in a lawsuit filed today. Please follow and like us:

Fidelity Home Energy Sued by EEOC for National Origin Discrimination

This post was originally published on this siteSan Leandro-based home improvement contractor Fidelity Home Energy, Inc. violated federal law by creating a hostile work environment due to national origin that ultimately caused an employee to quit, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit filed today. Please follow and like us:

Joint Hearing of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees to receive the "Legislative Presentation of Multiple Veterans Service Organizations (AMVETS, PVA, VVA, IAVA, SVA, AXPOW, WWP)"

This post was originally published on this siteOn Thursday March 7, 2019, the Senate and House Committees on Veterans’ Affairs will hold a joint hearing to receive the “Legislative Presentation of Multiple Veterans Service Organizations (AMVETS, PVA, VVA, IAVA,SVA, AXPOW, WWP)”.  The Committees will meet at 2:00 p.m. on the ground floor, room 50, (G-50) … Read moreJoint Hearing of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees to receive the "Legislative Presentation of Multiple Veterans Service Organizations (AMVETS, PVA, VVA, IAVA, SVA, AXPOW, WWP)"

Takano, Roe Issue Bipartisan Statement on Veteran Suicide Prevention

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON, DC – Reps. Mark Takano (D-Cali.) and Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.), Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, respectively, issued a joint bipartisan statement following yesterday’s roundtable on veteran suicide prevention: “Our Committee believes in identifying and utilizing every tool at our disposal … Read moreTakano, Roe Issue Bipartisan Statement on Veteran Suicide Prevention

Bullet Edition No. 1

This post was originally published on this site(SGS Subscription required) • Some Observations on a Sharply Deteriorating Trade Deficit • Real Merchandise Trade Deficit Just Hit Its Worst Level Ever; Annual and Fourth-Quarter 2018 Deficits Were Deepest in History • Unfolding Trends Have Horrendous Implications for GDP Please follow and like us:

Increasing population is a fundamental issue in Texas, U.S. — let’s act like it

This post was originally published on this siteThu, Mar 7th 2019 @ 12:34 pm EST  by  Rob Harding Green Dallas, a website operated by the city’s Office of Environmental Quality, recognizes that population growth presents huge challenges for its environmental management. One thing you won’t find on the site is any recognition that Dallas should … Read moreIncreasing population is a fundamental issue in Texas, U.S. — let’s act like it

Press Mention: A different kind of farm organization

This post was originally published on this siteExcerpt: “The laissez-faire, free-trade approach just burned up our countryside,”  BELLEVUE, Wash. — Farmers at the 117th anniversary convention of the National Farmers Union this week had the same worry as the ones who attended the organization’s first gathering more than a century ago — low incomes. Please follow … Read morePress Mention: A different kind of farm organization

“The Truth About Immigration Can Unite All Americans”

This post was originally published on this site Hi Gang: Newsmax published my article, The Truth About Immigration Can Unite All Americans  on February 27, 2019.  Kindly forward this e-mail to your senators and congressional representatives and to as many folks as you can and then ask that those to whom you send this forward it along … Read more“The Truth About Immigration Can Unite All Americans”