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I am a science professor and a liberal Democrat, concerned that current immigration policy is destroying the job prospects of the poorest Americans and driving a large population increase that degrades our quality of life.

Home Page: http://iowapopulist.wordpress.com/

Diaries published: 10 (1576 days since last diary on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 11:10 AM PST)

Comments posted: 2281 (1 day since last comment on Mon May 04, 2015 at 03:28 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 100

Total Comment Ratings: 11742

Most Recommended Diary: Fairness Doctrine and Political Violence, 55 comments, 17 recommends

People Following IowaPopulist: 4

IowaPopulist's Most Recent Diaries:

The Fairness Doctrine, implemented in 1949, required broadcast media (radio and TV) to present issues of public importance, and in an honest, equitable and balanced way. The media generally met ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 11:10 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Employment statistics reported by the Pew Hispanic Center [http://pewhispanic.org/files/reports/129.pdf (Kochhar et al., 2010)] indicate that American businesses are using the recession and the ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Nov 14, 2010 at 12:01 PM PST with 4 Recommends
I will set aside the contentious question of amnesty, and address instead the large increase in legal immigration in the Senate proposal and the deleterious effect it would have on employment and ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 166 comments on Tue Jun 01, 2010 at 01:15 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I suggest a second budget reconciliation bill that would move implementation of all provisions of the HCR law from 2014 to 2011. That would require nothing more than a small temporary income tax ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Mar 22, 2010 at 12:16 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
In his editorial on Health Care Reform in the recent issue of the AARP Bulletin Jim Toedtman wisely quotes Niccolo Machiavelli. There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jan 26, 2010 at 02:19 PM PST with 6 Recommends
By allowing corporations to express their right to free speech in their preferred and time honored way the Supreme Court has opened the door on a new day. No unhealthy smoke-filled rooms, traded ...
by IowaPopulist
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jan 24, 2010 at 12:33 PM PST with 3 Recommends

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