Posts tagged "laws"

Illinois politician proposes anti-immigrant law like Arizona's

Illinois is not Arizona. Rep. Randy Ramey Can someone tell that to Illinois State Rep. Randy Ramey who represents the area around suburban West Chicago? Ramey has proposed anti-immigrant legislation the likes of what passed in Arizona. The bill, HB 1969, states that police can ask about a person’s immigration status if there is “reasonable... Read more »

Nebraska town joins Arizona and passes anti-immigration law

Voters in a small town in Nebraska passed a referendum on immigration Monday night that would prohibit landlords from renting to undocumented immigrants and city businesses from employing them. From Arizona to Nebraska we have states and municipalities trying to create and enforce immigration laws. But it is the responsibility of the federal government to... Read more »