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State Legislators for Legal Immigration

Campaign to Rewrite 14th Amendment Based on Fearmongering Politics, Not Facts

J. Richard Cohen | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics
J. Richard Cohen

Derided as "anchor babies" and even "terror babies," the children of today's undocumented immigrants are under attack by a coalition of state lawmakers backed by the nativist lobby.

Weekly Diaspora: Why Arizona's Birthright Bill is Bad for the Economy

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

by Catherine A. Traywick, Media Consortium blogger Arizona lawmakers are expected to introduce an "anchor baby" bill today that would deny birthright ...

The Far-Right Movement Behind Arizona Copycat Bills

Seth Freed Wessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Seth Freed Wessler

In a majority of the states where immigration legislation has been proposed or discussed, the lawmakers behind the bills are associated with a group called State Legislators for Legal Immigration.