AZ to Fed Gov: You Claim It As Your Purview
… so buckle down.
Arizona on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the federal government, alleging that Washington has failed to secure the state’s porous border with Mexico. …
“Because the federal government has failed to protect the citizens … of Arizona, I am left with no other choice,” Brewer told reporters at a news conference in central Phoenix, as several boisterous protesters attempted to shout her down.
“We did not want this fight. We did not start this fight. But, now that we are in it, Arizona will not rest until our border is secured and federal immigration laws are enforced,” she added.