Protesters gather in downtown Phoenix at Arizona State Capitol against illegal immigration

PHOENIX - A couple dozen protesters gathered at the State Capitol this morning as part of a nationwide protest against illegal immigration.
 
The protesters gathered around 6:00 a.m. Most left after a couple hours.
 
Many were members of various patriot groups like Riders USA and Overpasses for America.

RELATED: Protestors in Oracle must wait for arrival of immigrant children
 
"We all feel for the children but it isn't just children crossing," said Dawn Fallon with Overpasses for America.  "We don't know how many terrorists are coming in."
 
The protesters made it clear that they are against reform. Rather, they say, if enforced, current immigration law will solve the problems.
 
Several other protests are taking place around the state and around the country Friday and Saturday.

Print this article Back to Top

Comments
Your Region News
West Valley Phoenix Metro Southeast Valley Northeast Valley Northern Arizona Central/Southern AZ