Robert Vasquez, Foe of Illegal Immigration

Robert Vasquez talks to supporters at campaign fundraiser.

County Commissioner Robert Vasquez, center, talks to supporters at campaign fundraiser in Caldwell, Idaho. Elizabeth Wynne Johnson hide caption

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Robert Vasquez is on a mission to end illegal immigration into the United States. Vasquez, a county commissioner in Idaho, suggests using federal racketeering statutes to sue employers who hire illegal immigrants. The proposal has led to protests from the business community and from Vasquez's fellow Republicans.

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