In the aftermath of the recent tragic shooting of a woman in San Francisco by an undocumented man, the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 07042665 | Dated April 26, 2007
On 4/26/07, the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law of the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on "Proposals for Improving the Electronic Employment Verification and Worksite Enforcement System." Testimony from the hearing is available below:
Testimony of the Honorable Ken Calvert, U.S. House of Representatives (R-CA)
Testimony of the Honorable Elton Gallegly, U.S. House of Representatives (R-CA)
Testimony of the Honorable David Dreier, U.S. House of Representatives (R-CA)
Testimony of the Honorable Silvestre Reyes, U.S. House of Representatives (D-TX)
Testimony of Luis V. Gutierrez, U.S. House of Representatives (D-IL)
Testimony of the Honorable Jeff Flake, U.S. House of Representatives (R-AZ)
Testimony of Randel Johnson, Vice President, Labor, Immigration & Employee Benefits, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Testimony of Robert Gibbs, Partner, Gibbs Houston Pauw, On behalf of the Service Employees International Union
Testimony of Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, The Cato Institute
Testimony of Jessica Vaughan, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Immigration Studies
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 07042665.