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Schumer Immigration

Bad Options for Immigration Marchers

Roberto Suro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roberto Suro

The Schumer proposal includes a measure that would block Arizona-like laws at the state and local level. That's what Saturday's marchers were seeking, but it might come with a high price.

Chuck Schumer Asks Arizona Governor To Delay Immigration Law

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A prominent Senate Democrat asked Republican Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to put off her state's controversial immigration law to give Congr...

Call Them What They Are: Illegal Aliens

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Koch

Regrettably, the Arizona legislation went too far, allowing local police to ask individuals "reasonably suspected" to be illegal immigrants for identifying papers.

Obama Backs Bipartistan Outline For Immigration Overhaul

AP | SUZANNE GAMBOA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama, facing criticism from advocates of immigration reform, pledged Thursday "to do everything in my power" to g...