Texas (watch until the end when illegal immigrants take over the city hall at a town meeting)
Video from Reno of Mexican flag being flown above US Flag, United Sates Army vet cuts it down
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.), co-chairman of the Congressional
Grijalva, speaking at a rally Sunday at the Arizona state Capitol, asked Obama to not cooperate with the law, according to the Associated Press.
"We're going to overturn this unjust and racist law, and then we're going to overturn the power structure that created this unjust, racist law," Grijalva said.
Nearly a week ago, Grijalva and Reps. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) asked Obama to shun the law. On Friday, hours before Gov. Jan Brewer signed the bill into law, Obama criticized it. "The recent efforts in Arizona ... threaten to undermine basic notions of fairness that we cherish as Americans as well as the trust in police and their communities that are so crucial to keeping us safe," Obama said.
"Our message today is: 'Mr. President we listened, and we came out in record massive numbers to support you,'" said Gutierrez at the rally. "We need you to support us today."
Grijalva, who has previously called for an economic boycott of Arizona over the bill. The controversial part of the bill text reads that law enforcement officials are required to "determine the immigration status of a person during any