Topic: Jan Brewer
The Arizona immigration bill lacks enough safeguards against racial or ethnic profiling by police in the fight against illegal immigration. So, too, does the federal 287(g) program that allows local enforcement of US immigration laws.
04/21/2010 08:51 am
A bill passed by the Arizona State Legislature takes aim at illegal immigration by directing police to look into the immigration status of anyone whom they have 'reasonable suspicion' to believe is in the country unlawfully.
04/15/2010 01:18 pm
Speculation that the murder of Arizona rancher Robert Krentz is tied to illegal immigration has sparked calls for Homeland Security to send in the National Guard.
03/31/2010 09:14 am
States that have not already expanded Medicaid programs are worried about healthcare reform bringing new financial burdens.
03/26/2010 05:23 pm
States' Medicaid programs will have to grow dramatically to meet the demands of healthcare reform. Those states that have already started the process could come out ahead financially.
03/26/2010 08:55 am
The state could sell as many as 32 of its properties to help cover a $3 billion shortfall.
09/08/2009 01:00 am
And more states may follow, as officials try to balance budgets in the midst of an economic slump.
07/01/2009 01:00 am
The vocal immigration reformer brings border-state experience to the post.
11/20/2008 12:00 am