National Identity and Immigration Policing Bill crests in AZ Senate
PHOENIX – According to local sources, SB 1070 goes to the Senate Committee of the Whole for a vote today. The bill currently includes the E-Verify program, creation of a misdemeanor offense for anyone who employs undocumented workers and arbitrary terry stops to evaluate citizenship. There are provisions in the bill which call for the siezure of private property; such as impounding a car for transporting an undocumented immigrant.
Those opposed to the bill are organizing their defense against a federal or national ID card and gun reporting requirements embedded in the bill. Ernest Hancock plans to give an update on teh legislation’s status on Liberty Radio available this afternoon.
- Sheriff Ralph Ogden of Yuma County Speaks Out on the Cost of SB 1070 http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/bastard/2010/04/russell_pearce_hold_up_sheriff.php
- Russell Pearce’s Falsehoods, Inaccuracies and Inventions on Channel 12’s Sunday Square-Off http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/bastard/2010/04/russell_pearces_falsehoods_ina.php
- Russell Pearce’s SB1070: Welfare for Anti-Immigration Lawyers, Says Attorney David Selden http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/bastard/2010/04/russell_pearces_sb1070_welfare.php