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Equality for Convicts?
WeeklyStandard, by Terry Eastland

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/10/2013 4:41:58 AM

A question: Are Texas and all its agencies and local governments breaking the law? The answer is that they probably are, according to the Obama administration and its Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. But the Texas attorney general, Greg Abbott, isn’t waiting for the EEOC to investigate and bring charges. Last month, in a preemptive strike, he sued the commission. The case is Texas v. EEOC. The EEOC enforces Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination in employment on grounds of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Under the law as amended by Congress, the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bubby, 12/10/2013 6:52:29 AM     (No. 9647704)

FTA "The guidance invoked “national data” showing that blacks and Hispanics “are incarcerated at rates disproportionate to their numbers in the general population” and that the exclusion of job applicants with criminal records has “a disparate impact based on race and national origin.” These data, the guidance said, provide “a basis for the Commission to investigate Title VII disparate impact charges challenging criminal record exclusions.”

Because blacks and Hispanics commit felonies disproportionate to their numbers in the general population!!! Good grief now obama and the Democrats want to force us to hire them in addition to letting them vote! Can it get any worse? Yes we have three more years of that idiot in the White House!

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