Mexico Is Angry
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Three cheers for Arizona!
The shoe is on the other foot, and the Mexicans from the state of Sonora, Mexico don't like it. Can you believe the nerve of these people? It's almost funny. The State of Sonora is angry at the influx of Mexicans into Mexico!
Nine state legislators from the Mexican state of Sonora traveled to Tucson to complain about Arizona 's new crackdown on illegals from Mexico. It seems that many Mexican illegals are returning to their home towns and the officials in the Sonora state government are ticked off.
At a news conference, the legislators said that Sonora, - Arizona's southern neighbor, - made up of mostly small towns, - cannot handle the demand for housing, jobs and schools that it will face as Mexican workers return to their home towns from the USA without jobs or money. The new Arizona law not only allows local police to determine the immigration status of any criminal suspect (that's what all the liberal hoopla is abou) but it punishes Arizona employers who knowingly hire individuals without valid legal documents to work in the United States. Penalties include suspension of, or loss of, their business license.
The Mexican legislators are angry because their own citizens are returning to their home towns, placing a burden on their state government. "How can Arizona pass a law like this?" asked Mexican Rep Leticia Amparano- Gamez, who represents Nogales. "There is not one person living in Sonora who does not have a friend or relative working in Arizona." she said, speaking in Spanish. "Mexico is not prepared for this, for the tremendous problems it will face as more and more Mexicans working in Arizona and who were sending money to their families return to their home towns in Sonora without jobs," she said. "We are one family, socially and economically," she said of the people of Sonora and Arizona .
Wrong! The United States is a sovereign nation, not a subsidiary of Mexico , and its taxpayers are not responsible for the welfare of Mexico 's citizens. It's time for the Mexican government, and its citizens, to stop feeding parasitically off the United States and to start taking care of its/ their own needs. Too bad that other states within the USA don't pass a law just like that passed by Arizona . Maybe that's the answer, since our own Congress will do nothing!