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(Democrat) Sen. Tom Carper Proposes Text Reminders to People Who Might Overstay Their Visas
Cybercast News Service ^
| May 8, 2013
| Melanie Hunter
Posted on 05/08/2013 9:55:14 AM PDT by Zakeet
Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), chairman of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, proposed Tuesday using text messages to remind people who are inside the U.S. on visas when their visas are scheduled to run out.
Youve got a month to go on your visa. You got two weeks to go. You got a week to go. You got a day to go, and the idea that people know that we know that theyre here, we know that their time is running out, and were watching them, Carper said, describing ways the possible text messages that can be used to remind people when their visa will expire.
Carper said he got the idea while he was visiting the U.S.-Mexico border and remembered a program called Text for Baby created by Johnson & Johnson that sent reminders to new parents via text messages.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; US: Delaware
KEYWORDS: amnesty; immigration; texting
Such a small state to produce such a brace of idiots.
posted on 05/08/2013 9:55:14 AM PDT
Gosh, that would get me to pack my bags. Nothing like text junk mail from our federal government to chase me home. /s
posted on 05/08/2013 9:57:00 AM PDT
(2013: - Obama vs America. The new cold war)
Of course they will need some new Obamaphones to make that happen.
posted on 05/08/2013 9:58:13 AM PDT
by BO Stinkss
( I'd rather die on my feet than live on my knees)
To: Zakeet; MinuteGal
Hah, hah. Hah, hah hah. Hardy hah hah hah. Geez, whar an idiot.
posted on 05/08/2013 9:58:19 AM PDT
(When the gov't fears the people, liberty; When the people fear the gov't, tyranny.)
One nice thing about this is if the temporary visitor does have a cell phone, you can track it when they overstay and promptly depor... oh, who am I kidding. Just come on in and stay until the next amnesty.
posted on 05/08/2013 10:01:32 AM PDT
(Choose one: the yellow and black flag of the Tea Party or the white flag of the Republican Party.)
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And if they ignore that they’ll be sent a strongly worded text.
How ‘bout an exploding collar with a count-down clock?
A "reminder" if someone violates are immigration laws? IIRC,US Attorneys send Federal indictments to those who "forget" to pay their taxes.
posted on 05/08/2013 10:03:52 AM PDT
by Gay State Conservative
(Leno Was Right,They *Are* Undocumented Democrats!)
Sen. Tom Carper Proposes Text Reminders to People Who Might Overstay Their Visas
Badges and/or handcuffs are likely more effective.
posted on 05/08/2013 10:04:38 AM PDT
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posted on 05/08/2013 10:12:05 AM PDT
by DJ MacWoW
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Sure, and other criminals always obey all the laws.
We are ruled over by idiots.
posted on 05/08/2013 10:35:36 AM PDT
(FROM MY COLD, DEAD HANDS!)
It is a requirement that politicians MUST have single digit IQs. We don’t want them walking around unsupervised; they might hurt themselves.
That said, in DE it seems that NEGATIVE IQs are preferred so they can relate better to the government-educated dolts who live here. Fortunately, I was NOT “educated” here.
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posted on 05/08/2013 11:20:49 AM PDT
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