LatinaLista — Last week, Latina Lista posted an item on the SAVE Act — a piece of legislation that is falling along the same lines as state legislation in being extremely punitive and trying to intimidate whole communities through stepped-up deportations and a government sanctioned media campaign.
Well, Latina Lista friend and colleague Man Eegee from Latino Politico, was in Washington over the weekend and found out the latest status of the SAVE Act.
by Man Eegee
Met with some congressional staffers yesterday and took the opportunity to ask about the SAVE Act, which the GOP is itching to get pushed through the House for a vote to create a wedge issue for the election campaign. Pro-migrant bloggers have been concerned that the enforcement-only campaign would be pushed forward with this egregious piece of legislation – continuing to separate parents from their children, incarcerate entire families without due process, etc.
According to my primary source, who asked to remain anonymous, the Dem. leadership â€¦
(Click here, to read what Man Eegee uncovered about what the Democratic leadership is planning to do regarding the SAVE Act.)