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E-mail reproduces quotes from various Hispanic leaders.*
Photograph shows a Mexican national flag flown above an upside-down U.S. flag during a high school student protest over immigration reform.*
E-mail suggests a countermeasure to the proposed "Day Without Immigrants" protest.
E-mail provides statistics about the number and costs of illegal aliens in Los Angeles County.
Shoplifting and other forms of crime decreased dramatically on 1 May 2006, the "Day Without Immigrants."
E-mail describes ruse intended to scare away littering Mexican construction workers.
Letter to the editor contrasts immigrants from different eras.
Native American warns U.S. vice-president about American immigration policy.
E-mail lists senators who "voted against making English the official language of America."
A recent patient survey indicated that 70% of the women who gave birth at Parkland Memorial Hospital in the first three months of 2006 were illegal immigrants.
Bank of America has been offering credit cards to customers lacking Social Security numbers.
E-mail provides transcript of a TV interview with an illegal immigrant from Mexico.
The U.S. government provides a much greater monthly allowance to refugees than to pensioners.
Non-citizens don't pay taxes but are eligible for federal educational assistance programs not available to U.S. citizens.
The leaders of Canada, the United States, and Mexico agreed in 2005 to subsume their countries into a greater "North American Union" by the year 2010.
O Canada will be sung in Hindi at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
WalMart has authorized U.S. law enforcement to enter its stores and arrest any illegal immigrants found within.
Sonoran officials expressed concern about an influx of Mexicans into that state from Arizona.
The Dream Act grants amnesty to all illegal aliens residing in the United States if they agree to enlist in the U.S. military or enter college.
Uninsured Dallas motorists (80+% of whom are illegal immigrants) are having their cars towed, which has resulted in a 47% reduction of vehicle accidents.
2013 immigration bill provides young people with free cars to transport them to their jobs.
A federal court upheld a ruling that school officials acted correctly in requiring students to remove clothing featuring U.S. flag designs on Cinco de Mayo.
The governor of Iowa chartered a flight to summarily return 124 undocumented children to Honduras.
The TSA permits "illegal aliens" aboard standard commercial flights without proper identification if they produce a "notice to appear."
Muslim men can apply with "up to four wives" and receive welfare assistance in Michigan.
A wave of immigrant children is to blame for a recent outbreak of Enterovirus (EV-D68.)
Between four and 10 ISIS militants have been captured at the U.S.-Mexico border in the last 36 hours.
President Obama ordered 34 million green cards to prepare for an immigration surge.
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