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How Much Taxpayer Money will the GOP use to Fire Up an Anti-Immigrant Base?

Published on Fri, Nov 06, 2009

Billions upon billions, if some Republicans get their way. Fortunately, they didn't get their way on the Census yesterday. The Vitter-Bennett census amendment to the Commerce, Justice, and Science appropriations bill became a moot point yesterday afternoon when the Senate ended debate on the bill in a nail-biting procedural vote of 60 to 39, which comes as a relief to advocates who worked non-stop, through hubs like, to help sink the unconstitutional, impractical, and expensive measure.

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