Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

A handful of Republicans join Democrats in cheering Calderón’s condemnation of Arizona’s immigration law.

By Amanda Terkel  

"A handful of Republicans join Democrats in cheering Calderón’s condemnation of Arizona’s immigration law."

Share:

google plus icon

Yesterday, Mexican President Felipe Calderón and President Obama spoke at a press conference and strongly condemned Arizona’s anti-immigration law. Today, Calderón took his message to a joint meeting of Congress. In his address, Calderón said, “I strongly disagree with the recently law in Arizona.” Not surprisingly, the entire Democratic side of the room stood an applauded. However, a significant handful of members on the Republican side also joined in. Watch it:

‹ Morning Joe Crew Rip Gingrich For His ‘Sick,’ ‘Shameful,’ ‘Pure Wingnuttery’ Nazi Comparison

Rand Paul opposes government spending — except for when it benefits him. ›

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.