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Kevin McCarthy, 140 GOP Reps Vote for Democrat Plan to Outsource Jobs


Added 07-10-19 10:47:01pm EST - “140 GOP legislators voted for a Democrat bill which fast-tracks green cards to Indian graduates who take college-grade jobs from U.S. grads.” - Breitbart.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Breitbart.com: “Kevin McCarthy, 140 GOP Reps Vote for Democrat Plan to Outsource Jobs”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The 36- to-65 vote means the bill moves to the Senate, where GOP Senators are pushing a matching giveaway bill which is backed by Democrat Senator and presidential hopeful, Sen. Kamala Harris. Only 57 of 197 GOP legislators — and only eight Democrats — present voted against the giveaway. 

The GOP’s House leader, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, voted for the giveaway to Indian outsourcing workers. 

The bill also helps U.S. real-estate investors by extending the green-card giveaway to the Chinese leaders who use the EB-5 program to buy green cards for their families. 

The Senate’s version of the bill was halted in late June when Sen. Rand Paul blocked a “unanimous consent” maneuver by GOP Utah Sen. Mike Lee. But Paul may switch his vote, allowing Lee to repeat his “unanimous consent” maneuver. Lee is backed by South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, who chairs the Senate’s judiciary committee.

Business groups touted the win before the vote. Via Twitter, Andrew Moriarty, deputy director of federal policy at Mark Zuckerberg’s FWD.us advocacy group compared the HR.1044 “country caps” bill to the Democrats’ DACA-amnesty bill:

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