The Beginning Of The End Of The Anti-Immigrant State Law Movement?Published: Jul 2, 2012 2:00 pm By: Kristian Ramos
"In some ways the political blow of the Court's ruling is almost worse than the legal one. Romney is already distancing himself from his earlier position that SB1070 is a model for the nation. He now says we need a national federal solution. Romney now acknowledges that the court's ruling gives states much less authority to pass their own immigration laws. He is now calling for a comprehensive Congressional fix to our immigration system. This is bad for Kobach, how can he convince other states to do this when the standard-bearer of his immigration plan will no longer defend it publicly? More problematically for Kobach, after the Court's ruling what more can states actually do without the federal government's help? As of this writing, not much."
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