Takeouts: Arizona Passes Harsh Anti-Illegal Immigration Laws, Washington Lawmakers Investigate Mine Explosion

Thursday, April 15, 2010

  • IMMIGRATION REFORM: In Arizona, state lawmakers approved some of the harshest anti-illegal-immigration measures ever. Mark Brodie, reporter and host at member station KJZZ joins us from Phoenix to discuss if these laws are tough measures for a tough problem or little more than legalized racial profiling. 
  • WASHINGTON TAKEOUT:  Following the tragic mine explosion, which killed 29 miners and injured others in Montcoal, West Virginia, lawmakers on Capitol Hill are not taking the institutional inertia that lead to this tragedy lightly. Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich explains.

 

Guests:

Mark Brodie and Todd Zwillich

Produced by:

Hsi-Chang Lin

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