“There’s one defining characteristic to stop someone and ask them for their papers. It’s whether or not their skin is browner than my skin. That is not what this country is about, that is not what our struggle is about that is not what our history is about.”
The resolution also asks California’s public employee retirement funds to stop making new investments in Arizona—and urges Major League Baseball to drop Arizona from consideration for next year’s All Star Game. The Govenror’s spokesman, Aaron McLear says Schwarzenegger opposes Arizona’s law – but he doesn’t agree with the boycott:
One thing both Democrats and the Governor agree on: They want the federal government to step in and come up with a new national immigration policy.