Arizona's Conservative Governor Jan Brewer -- one of the driving forces behind the nation's harshest immigration law -- vetoes back-to-back bills. Howie Fischer, Chief Correspondent for Capitol Media Services in Phoenix, joins The Last Word.
From NBC's Pete WilliamsA federal appeals court has upheld a ban on enforcing the most controversial part of Arizona's tough new immigration law. Full story
Texas is considering a controversial new immigration law, which would make hiring an “unauthorized alien” a crime punishable by up to two years, with the exception of workers doing household tasks. Executive Director of “Voto Latino,” Maria Teresa Kumar, discusses the proposal with Norah O’Donnell.
A coalition of immigrant groups and their supporters march across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York July 29, 2010 calling for a permanent repeal of Arizona's controversial immigration law, which takes effect today. Demonstrators also gathered in Phoenix Thursday to protest a new Arizona immigration la
Protesters shout at Sheriff's Deputies outside the offices of controversial Maricopa county sheriff Joe Arpaio in Phoenix on July 29, 2010. Protestors and police in riot gear clashed in several downtown locations with demonstrations against a new Arizona immigration law just hours after it went int
A demonstrator is arrested during a protest against Arizona's controversial Senate Bill 1070 immigration law outside Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office in Phoenix July 29, 2010. U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton blocked the most controversial sections of the new immigration law on Wednesday, handing a vict