Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Alabama’s Shame: H.B. 56


"Since Alabama has no foreign border and a Latino population of less than 4 percent, the main purpose of H.B. 56 seems to be the id-gratification of tribal dominance and its easy political dividends.  A bill co-sponsor, State Senator Scott Beason, was frank about his motive: “when their children grow up and get the chance to vote, they vote for Democrats.” ... [In] December [a] Human Rights Watch issued a report describing entrepreneurs shuttering businesses, crime victims opting not to go to the police, parents fearing to seek medical help for children.  These were the law’s intended consequences: to attack “every aspect of an illegal alien’s life,” said a co-sponsor