4/2/2008

Even as states such as Arizona and Colorado make national headlines with their efforts to streamline the hiring of guest workers, the overall mood in the U.S. remains strongly anti-immigration. Some 350 immigration bills were introduced at the state level in January and February alone, reports the Associated Press. More than two dozen anti-immigration bills are pending in California, where legislators are blaming an $8 billion budget deficit -- at least in part -- on the "negative impact" of illegal immigration.

Full Story:
SFGate.com

Related Summaries