Miss. Poised to Pass Anti-Immigrant Law

"Another controversial immigration bill is on the horizon in the South, a regional battleground that has seen a number of states pass reforms on illegal immigration. Mississippi's Republican-dominated House of Representatives voted 70-47 Thursday to pass the "Support Our Law Enforcement...

In Miss. Immigration Fight, Both Sides Quote Scripture

"Some lawmakers say religion represents a common reference point for members with diverse ethnic backgrounds and life experiences, so debate often transforms the state House's podium into a preacher's pulpit. "This is the South," explained Rep. Ed Blackmon, D-Canton. "This...