Thursday, August 19, 2010

List of Immigration-related Resolutions Passed Overwhelmingly by Delegates to Colorado's Republican State Assembly

The following is a list of those immigration-related Resolutions passed by the Republican delegates to the State Convention follows:

21. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that our national borders be immediately secured.

Total 3251 For 3215 Against 36 98.89%

49. It is resolved that Colorado Republicans support mandatory proof-of-citizenship when any person registers to vote in Colorado.

Total 3097 For 3059 Against 38 98.77%

25. It is resolved that Colorado Republicans oppose the concept of sanctuary cities and support legislation that would prohibit public funding to any locality that refuses to cooperate with the enforcement of immigration laws.

Total 3121 For 3071 Against 50 98.40%

28. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that any illegal immigrant who has been convicted of any criminal offense be deported immediately upon completion of any term of incarceration.

Total 3116 For 3065 Against 51 98.36%

50. It is resolved that Colorado Republicans support a requirement that every person must present a United States, state, or local government-issued photo identification card before being allowed to vote.

Total 3077 For 3019 Against 58 98.12%

52. It is resolved that Colorado Republicans affirm that the English language be the only official language of the United States.

Total 3078 For 3015 Against 63 97.95%

26. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that illegal immigrants should not receive any non-emergency benefits, services or privileges from federal, state or local governments.

Total 3100 For 3022 Against 78 97.48%

27. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that employers who hire immigrants should be required to verify the prospective employee’s immigration status.

Total 3094 For 2960 Against 134 95.67%

22. It is resolved that Colorado Republicans oppose any form of amnesty for illegal immigrants.


Total 3215 For 3019 Against 196 93.90%

24. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that a well-regulated guest worker program is important to Colorado agriculture and industry.

Total 3201 For 2999 Against 202 93.69%

23. It is resolved by Colorado Republicans that birthright citizenship not be granted to any person when neither parent is a citizen.

Total 3215 For 2927 Against 288 91.04%