Saturday, July 7
California has two bills pending that deserve comment. The first would welcome illegal immigrants to California and would limit contact between California officers and federal officers. A California officer could not detain any one in the country illegally unless they had been arrested previously for a serious crime.
The other bill is being circulated for signatures would invalidate SB 48, the California law that mandates teaching the accomplishments of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans in state public schools.
What do you think about thees two bills?
According to CNN columnist "illegal immigrant" is a racial slur and should be removed from our vocabularies.
Sunday, July 8
Amnesty International has accused Arizona's prisons of abuse. According to the report, Arizona prisons use solitary confinement much more than other state prisons.
Donna and James Hamm of Middle Ground join Jay in studio to discuss treatment of prisoners in Arizona. Do you care? How important is it that prisoners be treated with kid gloves?
What if your husband died and his death was brought on by foreclosure on your home? He was so distraught he died. Would you have a case against the bank that foreclosed?
Harry Engle's wife is suing Chase Bank. She said the foreclosure on their home caused his death.
What do you think? You be the judge.