Immigration reform turns into a minefield for lawmakers – The Kansas City Star

ANTI-MIGRANT LEGISLATION

This article has a great quote about the alleged “invasion” of our country by migrants. Archbishop Joseph Naumann states “If illegal immigration is an ‘invasion’ is is the strangest invasion in history, where the invaders clean our houses and harvest our crops.”

As Missouri and Kansas contemplate anti-migrant laws they are running into obstacles which will hopefully keep these terrible laws, that don’t address the actual issue, from passing.

Immigration reform turns into a minefield for lawmakers – The Kansas City Star
Posted on Sat, Mar. 15, 2008 10:15 PM
By DAVID KLEPPER and JASON NOBLE

To Dick Fatherley, immigration reform is, if not easy, at least logical.

Immigrants break the law if they are here illegally. Businesses that exploit their cheap labor break the law. The law should be enforced.

“An invasion is an invasion,” said the Wyandotte County man.

Not to Catholic Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City, Kan. If illegal immigration is an invasion, he recently told lawmakers, it is “the strangest invasion in history, where the invaders clean our houses and harvest our crops.”

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