Friday, June 22, 2012

Political Roundtable: Fast & Furious, Barber Supports GOP Plan for Border Security, A Tight U.S. Senate Race & More

Posted By on Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 7:27 PM

On Arizona Public Media's Political Roundtable tonight, Pima County Democratic Party chairman Jeff Rogers and Republican Party chairwoman Carolyn Cox looked back on the week in politics, including the efforts of congressional Republicans to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress over the release of Fast and Furious documents; the latest reaction to President Obama's announcement that his administration would not seek to deport young people who were brought to the United States without proper documentation; Congressman Ron Barber's vote in favor of waiving environmental laws near the border to assist in restricting illegal immigration; the tightening U.S. Senate race; the potential problems for a proposed sales-tax initiative; and more!

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