[Sayma-Discuss] FW: Emailing: VICTORY! Florida Anti-Immigrant Bills Are Dead Change.org News

Dennis Gregg dennisgregg at gmail.com
Thu Jun 16 22:51:54 EDT 2011


TN's bill(s) were not killed.  We have a two year legislature, so unless a
bill comes up for a vote and is voted down, it is automatically still alive
the following year.  It did not come to a vote this year.

Dennis

On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 9:34 PM, Charles Wilton <cwilton at gmail.com> wrote:

> Kentucky's Senate Bill 6, modeled on the the infamous Arizona law, passed
> the Senate but died in the House this spring.
>
> Charlie
> Berea
>
>
>
> On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 6:28 PM, Free Polazzo <freepolazzo at comcast.net>wrote:
>
>> Dear Friends,
>>
>>
>>
>> It have been wonderful if GA or AL could have also had a headline like
>> this.   I heard that TN did prevent their Anti Immigrant (well anti
>> undocumented Immigrant) bill from passing as did NC.   Is SC having to deal
>> with this concern?  How about Kentucky and West Va?
>>
>>
>>
>> This article tells how they managed to stop the bill.   Part of the story
>> is that there was already a large, politically active Latino community and
>> their supporters in place inside the government as well as outside it.
>> Perhaps that shows us part of what we have to do in SAYMA states.     Maybe
>> if we elect more Latinos to state and federal offices that will change the
>> tone of the dialogue?
>>
>>
>>
>> Blessings,
>>
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>>
>> Free Polazzo
>>
>> Atlanta Meeting
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Dennis Gregg
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