Friday, June 25, 2010

Noted without comment


World Cup brings Mexican flags
back to streets of Los Angeles

— L.A. Times, June 25

White House Picks Critic of Local Immigration Enforcement
for Key Role at ICE

— Fox News, June 25
The Obama administration has tapped an outspoken critic of immigration enforcement on the local level to oversee and promote partnerships between federal and local officials on the issue. …

As a police chief, Hurtt was a supporter of "sanctuary city" policies, by which illegal immigrants who don't commit crimes can live without fear of exposure or detainment because police don't check for immigration papers.