AFL-CIO’s blog: most economists and those who have researched the issue, say undocumented workers are not taking away jobs from U.S. citizens, a major claim of those who oppose immigration.
In light of President Obama’s recent of order of 1,200 National Guard troops to the border, watch Gabriela Flora from the American Friends Service Committee (video on the right of this article) argue on Colorado’s Channel 9 how the militarizing of the border has actually resulted in increased deaths along the border.
Phoenix New Times: Jan Brewer’s CCA Money and Her Possible Conflict of Interest Over SB 1070. Several months before signing SB 1070, Governor Jan Brewer accepted hundreds of dollars in “seed money” for her clean elections campaign from corporate executives and others with a possible stake in Arizona’s “papers please” legislation becoming law. Read the story here.