Friday, April 18, 2008

Immigration Raid at Pilgrim's Pride Plants in Texas Leads to 280 Arrests

See "Immigration sweep ends in 280 arrests at 5 plants," NYT, 4/17/08, at A20

-largest immigration roundup of the year, 280 illegal immigrants arrested at 5 chicken processing plants

-See also "Immigration, off the books," NYT editorial, 4/17/08, at A28 *discussing two Congressional bills, SAVE Act and New Employee Verification Act, to crack down on hiring of illegal immigrants, which would be subject to database errors)

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