MSNBC has a pollon what you think of Arizona’s new immigration law, SB 1070:
In July, Arizona will begin enforcing a new law that requires law enforcement officers to check someone’s immigration status if they have reason to suspect that he or she is in the country illegally. Do you think this is a good idea?
Do you support Arizona’s tough new law on illegal immigration?
I just voted, at around 5:15pm, west coast time, Saturday, June 5, 2010. Out of a total of 552,773 votes:
Though only 16 pages long, vocal critics of the law — including Attorney General Eric Holder, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, and the President of Mexico — could not be bothered to read it. To read a quick fact sheet on the law, CLICK HERE. To read the 16-page SB 1070, CLICK HERE.
Meanwhile, thousands of people from across the United States gathered in Phoenix today in support of Arizona’s immigration law. Hundreds of motorcycle riders kicked off the downtown Phoenix rally off around by riding in a procession around the Capitol. Supporters waved American flags and some carried signs that read “What part of illegal don’t they understand?”