It states “Our coalition under the banner of The American 99ers’ Union, has decided that the best way to convince the Senate to vote The Americans Want To Work Act into law is to ask all of our members to Take Action on Wednesday, September 22, 2010.”
Of course, there's a lot going on around Capital Hill. The Defense Act bill was not passed and therefore the "Don't Ask Don't Tell" legislation was not repealed. In addition the DREAM Act hopes have been squashed as well. Given that Congress cannot agree on even a Defense related bill, why would we ever imagine that the Tier 5 would get passed without the least bit of a fight.
The "Americans Want to Work Act" proposed by Debbie Stabenow would give benefits needed for the survival of Americans.