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Lieutenant Colonel Jerry Coleman was a New York Yankees second baseman who won the 1949 Rookie of the Year award, and in 1950, the World Series Most Valuable Player award.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist July 2, 2021
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Earlier this month, the United States Post Office issued stamps to honor the heroic World War II service of Japanese Americans.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist June 23, 2021
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Down on the Southwest border, business is booming – criminal business, that is.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist June 15, 2021
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Businesses headquartered in New York City have, in large numbers, either relocated elsewhere or plan to leave, mainly to Florida or other welcoming locations in the Southeast.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist June 4, 2021
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Whether Warren Spahn was on the mound or in World War II trenches, his opponents agreed that no one was tougher.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist May 30, 2021
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Recently, the U.S. Department of Labor announced an 18-month delay in the effective date of the final rule, “Strengthening Wage Protections for the Temporary and Permanent Employment of Certain Aliens in the United States,” mostly foreign nationals working on employment-based visas.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist May 23, 2021
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The annual refugee resettlement kerfuffle is underway.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist April 27, 2021
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Responding to the consequences of President Biden’s wildly out-of-control border mess, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich sued the administration in the U.S. District Court of Arizona.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist April 23, 2021
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Under the guise of the “This is not who we are. America is better than this” language spoken by our current president, no accommodation is too generous for Northern Triangle migrants.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist April 11, 2021
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As the border conditions worsen, concerned Americans wonder where and when the crisis will end.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist March 29, 2021
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Baseball fans got good news earlier this month – or at least as good can be expected during COVID-19.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist February 23, 2021
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Presidential honeymoons have remarkably different lengths. President Barack Obama’s honeymoon, at least with the press, began the day he announced his candidacy, Feb. 10, 2007, and the blissful union continues today.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist February 19, 2021
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Events on Capitol Hill and the Southwest border are unfolding at dizzying pace. The outcome of those developments will have long-lasting and irreversible effects.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist February 15, 2021
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Events on Capitol Hill and the Southwest border are unfolding at dizzying pace. The outcome of those developments will have long-lasting and irreversible effects.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist February 14, 2021
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President Joe Biden is going full speed ahead with his plan to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. The Democrats’ latest approach to convert Biden’s campaign promise to more than double the existing minimum wage ...

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist February 4, 2021
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If there’s one thing that President Joe Biden has made abundantly clear, it’s that he will grant an amnesty to an unknown number of illegal immigrants.

By Joe Guzzardi Syndicated Columnist January 26, 2021
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Of the 42 Major League baseball players born on Dec. 25, three are enshrined in Cooperstown’s Hall of Fame.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist December 25, 2020
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On a frigid Chicago evening in January 1912, baseball potentates Charles Comiskey and John J. McGraw met at “Smiley” Mark Corbett’s East Side saloon.

By Joe Guzzardi December 13, 2020
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After the first presidential debate mercifully ended, Fox News analyst and moderator Chris Wallace called the free-for-all “interesting.” A better word is ugly.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist October 2, 2020
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Labor Day kicks off the final stretch toward the Election Day showdown between incumbent President Donald Trump and the Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist September 6, 2020
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Because of COVID-19 fears, several Major League Baseball players opted out for 2020. Others remained active but have since gone on the Injured List with discomfort or tenderness in various limbs. Players and dinosaur fans from earlier eras rejected discomfort and tenderness as legitimate injuries.

By Joe Guzzardi August 25, 2020
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Out of all 535 members of Congress, only about 10% can be classified as solidly pro-American worker. Their immigration voting records prove their inexplicable indifference to American workers’ fates.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist August 9, 2020
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The 2020 Major League Baseball season is, in a manner of speaking, underway. Fans who can overlook the cardboard cutouts that have replaced them in stadium seats, or tolerate the piped-in music and masked players will be fine.

By Joe Guzzardi July 28, 2020
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Most Americans know Lou Gehrig’s tragic story. Fewer know how his widow, Eleanor, lovingly kept the baseball Hall of Famer’s memory alive for decades after his untimely death.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist July 5, 2020
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Finally! After nearly three decades of pleading to deaf Republican and Democratic congresses for a fair shake, American workers can celebrate.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist June 26, 2020
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The May jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics dumbfounded economists and made Wall Street analysts look foolish. Supposed experts expected that the huge job losses reflected in the April report, 20.5 million, would continue in May to the tune of 7 million Americans sidelined....

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist June 16, 2020
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A few years after President Bill Clinton signed the North American Free Trade Agreement, Rolling Stone sent investigative reporter Dan Baum out to pound the pavement to learn how the globalist-hyped deal was working on both sides of the border.

By Joe Guzzardi June 8, 2020
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Congress, immigration advocacy groups and immigration lawyers are urging the Trump administration to increase the number of foreign-born doctors to alleviate the alleged medical responders’ shortage during the coronavirus pandemic.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Special to the Courier April 24, 2020
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I may be in the minority, but Major League Baseball’s decision to suspend the season until at least mid-May doesn’t bother me.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist March 20, 2020
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A late December poll, this one taken by Rasmussen, found that Americans are becoming more aware of immigration’s effect on the qualify of life.

By Joseph Guzzardi January 6, 2020
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For much of the summer, the House of Representatives obsessed over the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act (HR 1044), a bad bill that would eliminate the traditional 7 percent country caps imposed on employment-based visas, largely H-1Bs.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist October 28, 2019
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Every time an immigration conflict appears on the horizon, expansionists press for one of two solutions: amnesty or broader guest worker programs.

By Joe Guzzardi October 6, 2019
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Shortly after the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its August report - which showed that the economy had created a middling 130,000 new jobs - the White House issued an effusive statement.

By Joe Guzzardi September 9, 2019
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A recent Economic Policy Institute Study titled “CEO Compensation Has Grown 940 percent since 1978” is a Labor Day lament for American workers whose wages during the same period have only increased a meager 12 percent.

By Joe Guzzardi August 30, 2019
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No sooner had the Trump administration announced its intention to impose a new rule that will deny public benefits like food stamps and Medicaid to some legal immigrants, then 13 lawsuit trigger-happy states filed action against the Department of Homeland Security.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist August 27, 2019
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Shortly before Congress adjourned for its summer break, what it aggrandizingly likes to refer to as “constituent work days,” the House of Representatives passed a horrible immigration bill.

By Joe Guzzardi August 19, 2019
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Democratic presidential candidates have unanimously embraced the $15 federal minimum wage. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi threw her support behind the wage hike that would more than double the current $7.25 rate.

By Joe Guzzardi August 11, 2019
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Citing irreconcilable differences, I have filed for divorce from Major League Baseball.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist August 9, 2019
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During a recent meeting with the Department of Homeland Security, the State Department and about 20 other representatives from agencies involved in immigration, the Trump administration floated the idea of zero refugees in 2020.

By Joe Guzzardi August 4, 2019
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The H-1B visa that allows U.S. employers to temporarily employ foreign workers in specialty occupations typically is associated with tech industry use. But the visa can have more far-reaching applications, as recent Capitol Hill actions showed.

By Joe Guzzardi August 1, 2019
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Summers come and go. And some are more memorable than others - better weather, extraordinary family road trips or exciting new adventures. But for decades, all summers have one sorry common denominator - the continuation of the State Department’s Summer Work Travel (SWT) program.

By Joe Guzzardi July 21, 2019
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A Harvard University Center for American Political Studies/Harris Poll showed that immigration is now voters’ top concern, surpassing health care as the nation’s No. 1 issue. By a 42-38 margin, registered voters selected immigration as the major issue.

By Joe Guzzardi July 14, 2019
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Last week, 20 Democrats vying for the presidential nomination went on national television. On back-to- back nights, candidates put forward their positions on various hot-button topics. Regarding immigration, the most explosive subject and a top concern for Americans, all 20 had the same platform: the world is welcome to come to America, and don’t worry, once inside the United States, affirmative benefits will be provided compliments of American taxpayers, no matter how unwilling they may be to underwrite them.

By Joe Guzzardi July 7, 2019
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Time was, baseball bugs circled Independence Day as a milestone on their calendars.

By Joe Guzzardi July 1, 2019
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Pinch me! I must be dreaming. After years of displacing U.S. tech workers, the Optional Practical Training (OPT) program has finally appeared on Congress’ radar.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist June 23, 2019
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Last fall, I took an extended road trip through the Great American Southwest.

By Joe Guzzardi, Syndicated Columnist June 12, 2019
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The latest pro-immigration talking point is that since the U.S. has an abundance of wide-open spaces, record legal immigration levels should continue, and perhaps even increase.

June 7, 2019
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During World War II, of the 500-plus MLB players who served, only two young Americans were killed.

By JOE GUZZARDI, Syndicated Columnist May 26, 2019
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Just days before Congress adjourned for its spring recess, Capitol Hill rumors circulated that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Francis Cissna was in the departure lounge, soon to be removed.

By Joe Guzzardi May 6, 2019
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