Arizona Targets Employers of Illegal Immigrants

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Arizona puts into effect the nation's toughest workplace enforcement law. It is aimed at punishing employers who knowingly hire illegal immigrants. Many other states are watching Arizona's example and considering similar legislation.

Michele Norris talks with Ted Robbins about the law, the politics behind it, and the likely impact on Arizona business and culture.



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