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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentElections · 10 years ago

why is OBAMA challenging the Arizona immigration law?

The FED has failed to provide any real solution to the immigration problem ( mostly because WASHINGTON isn't affected by millions of illegal aliens) so, Arizona, bold and beautiful, decides that they have to protect their own borders. instead of praising these pioneers, he challenges the legality of the law. ain't that great? instead of backing legislation that would help us identify and remove these unwanted, uninvited 'guests', he attacks the people that brought a solution, and I think that makes him anti-american. he's ok with letting our local economies go to the pavement feeding, housing and medically treating these millions of undocumented, no tax-paying people. great. what do YOU think?

Update:

yeah, Aaron, is it? I don't know what STUDIES you've been looking into, but illegals can't even PAY taxes, unless they break another law and use someone else's social security number! dude, while you're throwing out these terms like 'studies show...' make sure there IS a study. irrelevant. that's what this comment is. it is a farce.

Update 2:

also, which is worse? racial profiling or sneaking into our country and sucking the system dry with welfare foodstamps, medical care.........I'd rather be a profiler.

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  • 10 years ago
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    I seen the US governments argument against Arizona's law what a joke. They intend to use some humanitarian clause to attack arizona's law and present the argument that illegal immigration enforcement concentrates on illegals that commit crimes rather than obey laws, that the projected cost to round up every illegal alien would be at 25 billion and take five years to accomplish and the resources are not available to do this.

    I say bull ****. They are here illegally and I don't care if they obey the law or not they broke it when they crossed our border without immigrating lawfully. 5 years and 25 billion really!! How about secure the border so no new illegals can enter, then make it federal law that if any employer hires an illegal alien an automatic 5 year prison sentence. They will be lining up to get back to mexico, and it want take 5 years either. But the reality is the Democrats see a vast new class of welfare recipients they can ploy for there elections for along time to come and that's why they will do anything possible to give them amnesty it guarantees them power.

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  • 10 years ago

    Studies have shown that illegal aliens pay more into the society than they take out. They often times pay income, and social security taxes, and they always pay sales tax. That doesn't mean that they should be here, they shouldn't, but this is not really a big deal. Politicians are using this issue to try and create the feeling that the democrats are easy on crime, while the Republicans are trying to protect us from the invaders from the south. The Republicans held the congress and the white house for 6 straight years. The Republicans have had a long time to do something about the immigration issue, and the only thing that they have ever offered were amnesties. The Republicans love cheap labor, so they love illegal immigration.

    This law is unconstitutional because the constitution grants the power to regulate immigration to the feds, not the state. There are also racial profiling issues that this brings up.

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  • Read the Constitution paying special attention to Article 1, Section 8 and Article 6, paragraphs 2 and three.

    Ain't it funny how so many Republicans/Tea Party/Conservatives use the Constitution as their rally cry but have NOT read it, or only agree with the parts they want.

    "Article. VI.

    All Debts contracted and Engagements entered into, before the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be as valid against the United States under this Constitution, as under the Confederation.

    >>This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any State to the Contrary notwithstanding.<<

    >>The Senators and Representatives before mentioned, and the Members of the several State Legislatures, and all executive and judicial Officers, both of the United States and of the several States, shall be bound by Oath or Affirmation, to support this Constitution; but no religious Test shall ever be required as a Qualification to any Office or public Trust under the United States.<<

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  • 10 years ago

    He wants to secure the Hispanic vote in 2012.

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  • 10 years ago

    Arizona bill 1070 Article 8 section E

    "A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, WITHOUT A WARRANT, MAY ARREST A PERSON IF THE OFFICER HAS PROBABLE CAUSE TO BELIEVE THAT THE PERSON HAS COMMITTED ANY PUBLIC OFFENSE THAT MAKES THE PERSON REMOVABLE FROM THE UNITED STATES."

    U.S Constitution

    Fourth Amendment

    "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized."

    Fourteenth Amendment

    "All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the state wherein they reside. No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any state deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws."

    Clearly any law that gives the police the right to detain anyone who they suspect of being "illegal" is unconstitutional. But then again the conservatives haven't cared about the U.S. Constitution for the past 10 years.

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    because he seriously wants illegals here after his uncontitutional amnesty for VOTES...

    funny how he is supposedly a constitutional lawyer, proffesor and authority, but doesn't really seem to understand the constitution...

    funnyhow poeple don't realise the constitution is for hte protection fo american citiznes, not illegal immigrants...

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  • 10 years ago

    James if this is the best you got then log off of yahoo and leave the constitution alone till you know what your talking about.

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    Political pressure.

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  • 10 years ago

    I am against gays, and believe they should be killed. They are an abomination in the eyes of Allah PBUH.

    I am against pornography, it is evil and against Allah PBUH.

    I am against feminist, Allah PBUH made women to take care of the home.

    I am against liberalism, Allah PBUH says a lawless land is one that comes from not having traditional structure.

    I am against abortion, Allah PBUH is against the murder of the blessing he brings forward to us.

    I am against social programs, Allah PBUH said " Let each man needs to work for his bread in life. Bless are those who honor Allah PBUH with their labor, and cursed are those who are too weak they fall behind. Just as they fall behind on them selves, they fall behind in worship of Allah PBUH."

    I am for strong national defense. Allah PBUH said " those who do not lift the sword for thy brothers, welcome the sword against thy brothers. And are the enemies of thy own house. Part them away to another land. and if they refuse part them to the sea "

    I am pro death penalty. Allah PBUH said ' Let each men die by his own hands, for if they lift the sword against the law, let the law strike him with his own sword. Death be unto him, says the lord"

    Source(s): vote the democrats out.
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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    because it is racial profiling

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