A report found that nearly half of audited Colorado employers are not complying with a state law to verify the legal status of newly hired workers.
A Republican-led committee in the Colorado House could halt an attempt to lower tuition rates for illegal immigrants when the measure is heard Monday.
Lawmakers gave preliminary approval to a bill requiring law enforcement to report to prosecutors a person they believe is in the country illegally.
Colorado Republican senators are pushing for bills cracking down on illegal immigration, including one that would give police broad authority to arrest people suspected of being in the country illegally.
Attempts by Republicans to pass a crackdown on illegal immigrants will have a hard time passing the Colorado Legislature this year.
The 2011 Legislative session hasn’t even started yet, but there’s already a fight brewing. Not between Democrats and Republicans, but within the Republican Party itself. This isn’t terribly surprising since the entire 2010 election was […]