Minnesota and Immigration

"Sheriff Rich Stanek of Hennepin County, which includes Minneapolis and one-fifth of the population of Minnesota, said that the implementation of Secure Communities was helpful, but did not require a big change in operations. . ."

- Jessica Vaughan, Director of Policy Studies

"According to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Minnesota, evidence "showed that on Sept. 6, 2001; Sept. 21, 2001 and Feb.7, 2002, Elzahabi used an alien registration receipt card, commonly referred to as a 'green card,' as evidence of his eligibility to stay and work in this country."

- Janice Kephart, CIS National Security Director