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Rep. Zoe Lofgren and her trix

Original post made by Samuel, Midtown, on Sep 24, 2010

Apparently, Rep. Lofgren thought that her surprise guest, today, at the congressional hearing on illegal workers, was a cute trick. She invited Steven Colbert, the comedien, as a lead witness. He spent a full day packing corn and picking beans in upstate New York. He became tired doing this, because he has never done manual labor, even for a full day, before in his life. He was SHOCKED!

A black woman on the panel insisted that E-Verify, the federal program instituted to verify if a worker is legal or illegal, be mandated for ALL employers in this country. This means both governemnet ond private employers, including outsourced contractors. This woman was interested in having black people getting jobs in the fields, based on a relatively high wage level. She stated that illegals are driving down wages for black people.

This a local Palo Alto isse, btw. Our parks are now being serviced by contractors who are NOT required to use E-Verify. PA elites are comfortably in denial about the hiring of illegals. After all, they clean their houses and nanny their kids.

When will be begin to insist that PA people, including the City government, be held criminally responsible for breaking the law?

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Posted by Sharon
a resident of Midtown
on Sep 24, 2010 at 5:39 pm

And we pay these clowns to sit in DC and run a circus?--clown alley--throw them out in November and let them get real jobs

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Posted by Vote November
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Sep 24, 2010 at 5:54 pm

Rep. Lofgren and her cronies made a mess today. What an embarrassing spectacle, simply disgusting that our money was wasted on a joke. There are serious issues at stake and this is what Democrats think-up.

What was over looked in this comic show was that our Justice Department is now telling us that civil rights are only for special people and not all Americans. This too is disgusting at the highest.

See the link: Web Link

In November vote them all out!

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Posted by Walter_E_Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Sep 24, 2010 at 6:28 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

Will Rogers once said, "When congress makes a joke it's the law, and when they make a law it's a joke."

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Posted by Thanks, Walter
a resident of Greenmeadow
on Sep 26, 2010 at 7:46 am

Good one Walter!

I guess one of the good things about the huge mess we are in is that more and more Americans are developing a healthy distrust about anything Congress does or says, or in fact any politician.

Can only be good for us in the long run

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Posted by bru
a resident of Crescent Park
on Sep 28, 2010 at 12:50 pm

bru is a registered user.

Saw this on YouTube and just wanted to say get the <expletive deleted> to work you jackasses.

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