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Suspect in Mollie Tibbetts’ murder worked
on farm owned by Iowa GOP family

New York Post, by Joe Tacopino

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Posted By:AltaD, 8/22/2018 10:13:45 AM

The illegal immigrant who allegedly killed college student Mollie Tibbetts had worked for years at a farm owned by a prominent Iowa Republican family, a report said Tuesday night. Cristhian Rivera — the 24-year-old man who is suspected of murdering Tibbetts while she was out jogging — was an “employee in good standing” at Yarrabee Farms, which is owned by the family of former Iowa official Craig Lang, according to the Des Moines Register. In the statement, Craig’s brother Dane Lang said he was “shocked” to hear Rivera had been charged with a crime. “This individual has worked at our

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This is a headline I´d expect to read in NY Times, not the NY Post.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: snapper451, 8/22/2018 10:21:01 AM     (No. 11733989)

Oh, that´s right, it´s the Republican´s fault. The press continues to amaze, in the most negative ways.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: seamusm, 8/22/2018 10:21:56 AM     (No. 11733990)

It is hard to take the moral high ground on illegal immigration when such individuals can find a job ANYWHERE. And yes, I am as guillty as the next person whenn it comes to day laborers.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 8/22/2018 10:22:54 AM     (No. 11733994)

FTA: “This individual has worked at our farms for four years, was vetted through the government’s E-Verify system, and was an employee in good standing,” the statement read."

Looks like E-Verify failed, if the above statement is true. Not good.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Hotrod, 8/22/2018 10:23:35 AM     (No. 11733997)

So, the illegal, criminal immigrant lied to this ´´GOP´´ family, who took him in and gave him work. He took advantage of their kindness for years, while living a lie.

Do not deport him! Electrocute, give lethal injection, hang, or assemble a firing squad and execute him in public! That will deter some of the other illegal criminals living under the radar and make them consider going home!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/22/2018 10:27:04 AM     (No. 11734004)

Why is the political party of the farm owner relevant?

He´s here illegally, had an anchor baby, and murdered a beautiful young girl. If he hadn´t been here, she would be alive.

BUILD THE WALL!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 8/22/2018 10:30:16 AM     (No. 11734007)

And they properly used eVerify, which apparently is another governmental failure.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Postaway, 8/22/2018 10:34:22 AM     (No. 11734013)

Political party has become irrelevant to me. This country is under what is meant to be stealth attack. An important facet of this attack is invasion by what are referred to as “illegal immigrants.” This is an existential threat that both parties have countenanced. The catastrophic fallout from this is the fault of elites in business, government, education and the media. They must be held accountable without the cover of various stated and laughable political convictions. Given human history, the longer this attack goes on the greater the ultimate bloodshed to ordinary people. If the farmers in this article are telling the truth - that they did vet the murderer Rivera through E verify- we now have another swamp program to vet and more proof that the U.S. government does not represent its own citizens.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: greggojo, 8/22/2018 10:36:31 AM     (No. 11734016)

What the headline should read is something like, "Massive failure in both e-verify and the consistent enforcement of America´s other immigration laws allowed illegal alien murderer to work for law abiding American citizen owned company".

(The article might have gone on to describe the massive fraud that took place during the processing of DACA applicants. As if.)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Clinger, 8/22/2018 10:45:35 AM     (No. 11734029)

You think this spin is bad wait until the next one.

They gave it a day to rest but what´s the over/under line on blaming the victim for being racist?

The perp claims he went nutty only after she said she was going to call the police. We´ll hear all he wanted to do was jog a few miles with her and be neighborly but she profiled him, provoked him because he´s brown.

Brace yourself.

If this was California his blackout defence would work.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: M2, 8/22/2018 10:45:51 AM     (No. 11734030)

So Republicans are responsible for the murder? What´s up with that headline, NY Post? You cash in your patriot´s card?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: scottj, 8/22/2018 10:55:32 AM     (No. 11734043)

I wonder if the Obama administration rigged the E-Verify system to allow illegals to stay and work. I hope someone looks into that.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: SALady, 8/22/2018 11:00:29 AM     (No. 11734048)

The government´s E-verify system is a joke!!!!!

Period!!!!!

Build the wall!!!!! Deport EVERY illegal alien and all of their family members immediately!!!!!!! Give the Border Patrol shoot-to-kill orders!!!!!!!!

I´m done!!!! This can NEVER happen again!!!!!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Troutgreen, 8/22/2018 11:00:36 AM     (No. 11734049)

Yes, Mainstream Media, we DO hate you.

Headlines such as this are only one reason.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ginadee, 8/22/2018 11:36:12 AM     (No. 11734089)

Had it been a democrat employer would have made the story different? In what way? The media never disappoints with their absurdities.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Bighambone, 8/22/2018 12:17:38 PM     (No. 11734119)

The reason that mass uncontrolled illegal immigration is so out of control is that the politicians on both sides of the aisle in Congress serriptiously want that situation to continue.

The Democrats know that most illegal aliens are poor, uneducated, and socialist oriented individuals who once granted amnesty and eventually US voting rights would almost all be natural future liberal Democrat voters. That’s why the Democrats always always defend illegal aliens and sabotage all seemingly effective immigration law enforcement initiates, including erecting effective borderline barriers to keep future millions of illegal aliens out of the USA.

The Republican focus on sabotaging effective immigration law enforcement initiatives is always to ensure that there will always be enough loopholes built into immigration law and procedures to ensure that the Republican business connected donor class will always be able to hire illegal aliens at very low wages.

That’s why the DC Uniparty has not fixed the immigration laws over a period of decades.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 8/22/2018 4:12:47 PM     (No. 11734317)

This is what happens when you hire illegal aliens. And you cannot trust the liberals who run worthless "background checks". If there is any question in your mind, do not hire. Unless you don´t care about someone else´s daughter getting raped, murdered, and dumped in a ditch.
Is it really worth saving a few bucks to have your leaves blown?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: stan v, 8/22/2018 4:39:03 PM     (No. 11734337)

RINO´s are part of the illegal immigrant problem.....Paul Ryan anyone?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/22/2018 4:51:53 PM     (No. 11734346)

FTA:

In the statement, Craig’s brother Dane Lang said he was “shocked” to hear Rivera had been charged with a crime.

“This individual has worked at our farms for four years, was vetted through the government’s E-Verify system, and was an employee in good standing,” the statement read.

“Yarrabee Farms follows all laws related to verifying employees are legal to work in the United States.”


NY Post is Murdoch-owned, which means it will mpve increasingly to the left thanks to Rupert’s liberal sons who now run the show.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: dvc, 8/22/2018 5:32:55 PM     (No. 11734379)

The government studiously, carefully, willfully avoids "discovering" illegal aliens.

When the SS administration gets a dozen different monthly checks for SS taxes from a dozen different locations to the same SS number....it would be extremely easy to go to the employer who sent in the taxes, locate the fraudulent employee using someone else´s SS number, arrest them for fraud, send them to prison, then deport them.

But no, the government WANTS THE MONEY, and will do absolutely NOTHING to enforce the law, especially if it enforces immigration law, and DOUBLY if it might cut their revenue stream from the illegals.

This is on the government.

Apparently, E-verity is a joke. Certainly, the SS administration is willfully ignoring illegals and their fraud.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: xcenturion, 8/22/2018 9:27:57 PM     (No. 11734568)

What´s the relevance of the party affiliation of the family that hired this lying illegal alien. It´s interesting to note that the employer complied with the law and used the useless E-verify system to confirm Rivera´s legal ability to gain employment. One can only speculate that Rivera presented forged or stolen documents to his employer. The E- Verify system is an absolute joke!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Bighambone, 8/23/2018 12:28:13 AM     (No. 11734702)

The illegal alien’s employer has now come out and said that the company did not use the e-verify system when they hired the illegal alien, but instead checked with the social security office to see if the social security number he was using was a valid number and the social security office told them that the number was valid.

The employer also said that when the illegal alien was hired that he showed an Iowa State ID card and a social security card. If so, the illegal alien probably used someone else’s validly issued US birth certificate and social security card to get his Iowa State ID card. The person to who the US birth certificate and social security card was validly issued probably lives in California. That is not unusual as US birth certificates and social security cards are routinely sold, lend, or given to illegal aliens throughout US immigrant communities all the time.

Using the e-verify system is not a mandatory requirement for employers. The e-verify system, when an employer uses it, gives that employer an affirmative defense if an illegal alien is found employed that the employer did not “knowingly” hire the illegal alien employee eliminating any possibility of the employer being fined for “knowingly” hiring an illegal alien.

The current system used to keep illegal aliens out of US employment has been shot through with loopholes from the get-go by the politicians to ensure that illegal aliens can defraud it and get hired, that’s why millions of illegal aliens are now hired to jobs across the USA with more crossing the borderline every day.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: suedotsue, 8/23/2018 12:46:54 AM     (No. 11734711)

No one can be trusted today, but if Joe Tacopino is the article´s author, prepare for the worst.

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