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Ley Anti-Inmigrante De Alabama Genera Debate En El Pleno Del Senado

Demócrata Dick Durbin Defiende a los Inmigrantes, Republicano Jeff Sessions defiende medida anti-inmigrante de Alabama   Washington, D.C.—Esta semana el Senador demócrata Dick Durbin (D-Il) se enfrentó al Senador republicano Jeff Sessions (R-AL) en el pleno del Senado en torno a la H.B. 56, la ley anti-inmigrante de Alabama. Después de que Durbin criticó a…


Senate Democrats Announce Bill To Put America’s Veterans Back To Work

Bill Offers Tax Credits to Companies That Hire, and Ensures Vets Get Job Training Skills to Find Gainful Employment With Unemployment Rate Among Iraq and Afghanistan Vets Rising to 12.1%, Senators Say Now Is Time To Act To Put Vets Back to Work Fully Paid-For Legislation Contains Bipartisan Vets Training Initiative—Bill Will Receive Vote in…


Reid Statement On October Employment Statistics

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after the release of unemployment figures for October. According to the Department of Labor U.S. payrolls increased by 80,000 and unemployment fell from 9.1 percent to 9.0 percent. “Americans are still hurting and Congress needs to remain focused on creating jobs. Unfortunately, just yesterday…