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Mitt Romney said Monday’s Supreme Court ruling on Arizona’s SB 1070 showed America needs someone to “lead” on immigration reform. But he offered no specific position on the ruling itself. ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jun 25, 2012 at 09:21 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Governor of Arizona. Also, moron. Gov. Jan Brewer of Arizona really is not the sharpest knife in the drawer, is she? After the Supreme Court [struck down http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/06/25/...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 115 comments on Mon Jun 25, 2012 at 08:43 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
In a 5-3 decision this morning, the Supreme Court of the United States largely rebuffed Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's efforts to craft her own immigration policy, declaring unconstitutional multiple ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jun 25, 2012 at 08:34 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
President Obama with SB 1070 architect Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer On Monday, the Supreme Court is likely to hand down its decision ...
by Armando
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
SB 1070 is perhaps the single most controversial piece of state legislation on the national stage this election cycle. This legislation, a fault line cracking between party lines along one of the ...
by RedVyking
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 19, 2012 at 12:46 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
No sooner had Arizona Governor Jan Brewer's signature dried on Senate Bill 1070 on April 23, 2010, than its most reprehensible parts faced constitutional scrutiny -- from both the federal government ...
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 12:24 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
In November 2010 I wrote a diary entitled Obama's DHS acts to extend Arizona-style anti-immigrant policy nationwide. Although it seemed for a while that the president would rein in the abuses of ...
by Valatius
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon May 14, 2012 at 09:42 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
On Wednesday, April 25, our nation's Supreme Court heard the case regarding Arizona's anti-immigrant SB 1070. How it rules will have a major impact on civil rights in this country. The Supreme ...
by lbicchieri
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 11:31 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
To what extent can a state enforce immigration policy, traditionally the province of the federal government? Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral argument (PDF) ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 57 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 08:28 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
SB 1070 had its day in the SC today, and while Russell Pearce and Gov. Brewer smiled before cameras after the hearing, evidently feeling as much as the media has reported that the questions seemed ...
by notdarkyet
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 08:34 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
When Antonio Scalia is misusing the rhetorical technique of analogy. From TPM :In his fervent defense Wednesday of Arizona’s right to crack down on illegal immigration, Justice Antonin Scalia ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 02:54 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Dana Milbank has, for once, gotten it right with regard to Mitt Romney. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee will not be able to Etch-a-Sketch his way out of support ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 12:48 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
If the Supreme Court upholds the constitutionality of Arizona's immigration enforcement law, Sen. Charles Schumer, chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Immigration, says he will introduce ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 10:53 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
The Supreme Court will rule on Arizona's Immigration Enforcement Law (SB 1070) this summer. It begins hearing oral arguments tomorrow. Should the court uphold the law, Democrats in the Senate have ...
by eXtina
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 06:51 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
After seeing this tweet from National Journal reporter Beth Reinhard ... Rubio says Arizona's ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Apr 19, 2012 at 09:58 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
( Caricature by DonkeyHotey )"No, no, no," would have been the instant response of a smart campaign boss. When a guy best known for writing Arizona's notoriously racist, anti-immigrant ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 02:08 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
By David Castillo, New Media Manager, NCLR One of the most empowering aspects of social media is its ability to give life to hyper-local stories. In the most successful cases, these stories are the ...
by NCLR
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Apr 05, 2012 at 12:39 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Elena Lacayo, Immigration Field Coordinator, NCLR It appears some of Mississippi’s lawmakers are showing neighborly love in the worst way possible–by attempting to push through a copy of ...
by NCLR
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I wish Russell Pearce would just go away. But, thanks to New York Sen. Charles Schumer, he gets to go to Washington and testify on the immigration issue. Thanks a lot Chuck. We have been trying ...
by notdarkyet
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 13, 2012 at 05:43 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
It's disgusting to see the Republicans in Arizona still using smoke screens to confuse the uninformed and primarily conservative voters. This years legislative session includes legislative bills ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2012 at 05:57 PM PST with 7 Recommends