Town Square

Post a New Topic

Newsom, lawmakers agree to $600 stimulus checks plus boost for undocumented workers

Original post made on Feb 18, 2021

California has worked out a plan to provide more cash for struggling residents, particularly undocumented families left out of federal aid.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, February 18, 2021, 9:56 AM

Comments (5)

Posted by Dan Waylonis
a resident of Jackson Park
on Feb 18, 2021 at 2:38 pm

Dan Waylonis is a registered user.

So now CA is rewarding people to illegally crossed the border into the US? I'd suspect that there are plenty of other legal residents who could benefit from that additional funding. I can really see why the Recall Newsom effort has been so successful.

Posted by Groot
a resident of Willowgate
on Feb 19, 2021 at 11:53 am

Groot is a registered user.

The people are being heard loud and clear — Recall Newsom

Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Feb 20, 2021 at 11:12 am

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

And we is Human. At least some of us have compassion. Reasonably compasionate state program. Protect the general Welfare.

A Path to LEGALITY! (good new law - that could male it through the 50:50 US Senate, without a GOP filibuster.)

A Path to Citizenship? Ah, the GOP under President Ronald Regan tried that, it it has not worked over the long term. Otherwise known (properly) as illegal immigration "amnesty".

AMNESTY! Don't go there! If you actually want "normalization" of the legal status of "undocumented (hard, law-abiding) workers". Amnesty is '"a bridge TOO far" and will absolutely not pass the US Senate. It is a fool's errand.

Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Feb 20, 2021 at 11:21 am

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

[Post removed; excessive posting.]

Posted by Raymond
a resident of Monta Loma
on Feb 22, 2021 at 2:14 pm

Raymond is a registered user.

Paying illegal immigrants to come and stay here is part of a conspiracy adding up to long-term vote fraud. Meanwhile the violent crime of drunk driving is not a deportable offense hereabouts.
Bambi is still dead, as well.

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

In order to encourage respectful and thoughtful discussion, commenting on stories is available to those who are registered users. If you are already a registered user and the commenting form is not below, you need to log in. If you are not registered, you can do so here.

Please make sure your comments are truthful, on-topic and do not disrespect another poster. Don't be snarky or belittling. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

See our announcement about requiring registration for commenting.

Get the most important local news stories sent straight to your inbox daily.

The Fish Market to remain in Palo Alto despite sale of property to developer
By The Peninsula Foodist | 8 comments | 4,902 views

Why you may not read this column
By Diana Diamond | 17 comments | 1,299 views

"How Can We Be Happy Again?" Part 2
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,276 views

Honey bees!
By Sherry Listgarten | 12 comments | 1,217 views


Vote now!

It's time once again to cast your vote for the best places to eat, drink, shop and spend time in Mountain View. Voting is open now through May 23. Watch for the results of our Best Of contest on Friday, July 23.