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LA Votes in Favor of Arizona Boycott
Posted By admin On May 13, 2010 @ 4:34 am In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled
JONATHAN LLOYD and ROBERT KOVACIK
NBC LA 
May 13, 2010
The council’s move comes amid controversy over Arizona’s tough immigration law — SB 1070 . Thirteen of the council’s members approved the resolution.
That makes LA the nation’s largest city to boycott Arizona over SB 1070.
“Los Angeles the second-largest city in this country, an immigrant city, an international city. It needs to have its voice heard,” said Councilman Ed Reyes. “As an American, I cannot go to Arizona today without a passport. If I come across an officer who’s having a bad day and feels that the picture on my ID is not me, I can be… deported, no questions asked. That is not American.”
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 NBC LA: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local-beat/LA-Council-Considers-Arizona-Boycott-93575949.html
 Los Angeles City Council: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/topics?topic=Los+Angeles+City+Council
 Arizona: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/topics?topic=Arizona
 SB 1070: http://www.azleg.gov/legtext/49leg/2r/bills/sb1070p.htm
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 California Senate resolution would urge boycott of Arizona: http://www.prisonplanet.com/california-senate-resolution-would-urge-boycott-of-arizona.html
 Sacramento joins cities weighing Arizona immigration boycott: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sacramento-joins-cities-weighing-arizona-immigration-boycott.html
 Thousands rally in favor of Arizona immigration law: http://www.prisonplanet.com/thousands-rally-in-favor-of-arizona-immigration-law.html
 War Between The States: Utility Commissioner Threatens To Cut Off LA Power If They Boycott Arizona: http://www.prisonplanet.com/war-between-the-states-utility-commissioner-threatens-to-cut-off-la-power-if-they-boycott-arizona.html
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