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WASHINGTON, DC – Stephen Colbert, from Comedy Central, was invited by congresswoman, Zoey Lofgren (D-CA), to address a serious issue about Immigration and migrant farm workers, during a hearing of the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship and Border Security.
Lofgren compared Colbert to celebrity humanitarians such as Angelina Jolie and Bono, but when Colbert opened his mouth to speak, that comparison was hardly the case. Instead Stephen Colbert went on to make a mockery of immigration with his obnoxious jokes. He showed disrespect to not only the migrant workers, but the American people and Congress. ... Read Full Story
By Jacques Billeaud and Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press Writers
PHOENIX — A federal judge on Wednesday blocked the most controversial parts of Arizona’s immigration law from taking effect, delivering a last-minute victory to opponents of the crackdown.
The overall law will still take effect Thursday, but without the provisions that angered opponents — including sections that required officers to check a person’s immigration status while enforcing other laws. ... Read Full Story