Immigration: European Union Learns What America Never Could

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Refugees signing up for potential jobs at a center in Warsaw.Credit...Maciek Nabrdalik for The New York Times
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Refugees signing up for potential jobs at a center in Warsaw.Credit...Maciek Nabrdalik for The New York Times

Europe is finally figuring out what Americans forgot 50 years ago.
Refugees, migrants, and immigrants are good for the economy, especially during a labor shortage. Countries are even waiving visa requirements.
The European Union may have learned something from watching how America has never directly tackled its own border and broken immigration systems.

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Rodney Davis: Embodiment of Establishment Elitism

Rep. Rodney Davis in Havana at Babe's

I doubt it’ll be that easy to ignore the real challenges and frustrations that voters have in every single community in our district, which is exactly what Rep. Davis is doing by huddling in private luncheons and wineries in hushed isolation from the people he answers to and seeks to represent.

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Not Part of the Game

In my travels this petition cycle, the conversations had a far more serious and at times darker hue. Many of my closest friends have similar and deepening reservations regarding the Democratic Party and its intentions regarding rural Illinois.

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27 February 2022

Rep. Robin Kelly Inspires Quincy

https://www.whig.com/news/local/kelly-urges-downstate-voters-to-build-the-bench/article_dcedea98-9696-11ec-bb04-ef1f12d126ff.html

Whenever I have heard Rep. Kelly speak on the House floor, she spoke directly to both my heart and my head. I knew instinctively that when afforded the opportunity to meet her, she would live up to this image I had long been developing about her—that she was both down to earth and simultaneously uplifting and inspiring. 

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No Time for Rubber Spines with Putin

The Atlantic

I don’t understand these American sentiments against our own national security and economy. These new Republican talking points from talking heads seem alien to me.

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