December 29, 2005

Coming "Knife Fight" Between House and Senate
CLEAR Act Sponsor Will Fight For Measure

"...there's going to be a knife fight to make sure it stays in."
Lou Dobbs Tonight - CNN - December 28
Christine Romans: Twenty- eight- year- old Brian Jackson was a newlywed. The Dallas police officer was shot and killed in November by an illegal alien. Juan Lescano had been detained twice by local police in the previous two months. Both times he was released under a policy that prohibits local officers from enforcing federal immigration law. Representative Charlie Norwood says his amendment to the House reform bill would change that.
Norwood: Our bill makes certain that they are authorized to help the federal government just like they're authorized to help the federal government catch drug dealers...

Video   Watch  TranscriptLocal-

External links may expire at any time.

| |