Saturday, May 7, 2011

President says Georgia's immigration bill a mistake

ATLANTA -- President Barack Obama has waded into the debate over illegal immigration in Georgia, strongly criticizing the state’s Arizona-style legislation on immigration enforcement.

In an interview with WSB-TV, Obama said of House Bill 87: “It is a mistake for states to try to do this piecemeal. We can’t have 50 different immigration laws around the country. Arizona tried this, and a federal court already struck them down.”...[Full Article]