Illegal Immigration and the Local Response

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In New Hampshire, a sheriff arrests illegal immigrants, for trespassing. In Virginia, a town argues about what to do with the day laborers who built it. Legally, immigration is a federal matter, but we look at the increasing role state and local governments play in the issue.


Ed Davis, police chief in Lowell, Mass.

Seth Stern, reporter for Congressional Quarterly Magazine

Chris Simcox, owner/publisher/editor of Tombstone Tumbleweed Newspaper

Adrian Garcia, city councilman in Houston



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