Search the Archive

Immigration Crackdown / Law / Farms #875068

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 10, 2007
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Reports introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) A court ruling blocking President Bush's administration's crackdown on illegal immigrants examined; statistics on arrests of undocumented workers cited; details given about the "no match letter" being sent to employees and the immigration ruling. [August 10, Homeland Security Secretary Michael CHERTOFF - says time has run out.] [CBS legal analyst Andrew COHEN†- explains what the ruling does.] [CHERTOFF - promises enforcement of the law.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Upstate New York: Seth Doane) The worker shortage on the American farm featured; scenes shown from an onion farm in New York state that has been targeted by immigration; details given of the need for temporary migrant workers. [Zappala Farms Jim ZAPPALA†- says Americans won't pick onions.] [Stone Ridge Orchard Mike BILTONEN†- talks about the laws on the books.]

Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob;
Doane, Seth

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.