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Amber says she is tired -- waiting for Washington to secure the border.
Well now the United States Supreme Court will decide just how much power the state of Arizona has.
Today the High Court announcing it would decide if the Arizona illegal immigration statute is constitutional or not.
-- administration challenged the law they won in the Court of Appeals but now Arizona's fighting back asking the Supreme Court to jumping in and decide it once and for -- And today the Supreme Court says that it will decide once and for off course -- timing of the decision by the court is a bit politically awkward.
A real and and this politically charged case is expected in June just weeks before the political conventions governor Jan Brewer joins us -- don't -- Good evening Greta.
Well governor after I had to -- -- the trial court won the US current.
I we are absolutely pleased in Arizona I think all of America is pleased and I commend.
The United States supreme court for agreeing to hear it.
We need clarity.
What is the survey interesting is that -- court of course says is has nine justices on -- and one of the justices justice.
Elena Kagan has disqualified herself from the decision even whether to hear it or not so not Smith for four.
Any thoughts that and the fact that it's going to be eight justices probably.
Well you know I -- I and I'm very pleased that it that she did disqualify herself I think that she definitely had a conflict but.
Of course that does leave this with.
State Supreme Court justice says so.
I'm counting on the -- -- supported us in our employer sanction.
Legislation and ruled in our favor.
And I'm hoping that the that Kennedy -- with us and that we get a very positive -- Judgment from the Supreme Court I feel very confident.
Yeah this in -- in many ways a very complicated issue.
One as a securing the border most Republicans agree to secure the border but then the second one is.
What to do would be -- legal citizens who are already in this country out.
And I and I realize you're statute what your stature and just but I'm curious what's your thought -- and that I suspect you -- -- first secure the border about what's your arrest sort of thought outlook -- we dealt with the illegal people already here from a practice.
Well in -- first let me say credit you know at first and foremost that absolutely we have to have our borders secured.
Because of that terrible policies and me.
And and the methods of which the federal government has.
Not reacted to the public is is just.
Created devastation and our state and in the United States.
I would tell you that.
Talking about what we're gonna do before we decide that if our borders are going to be secured it felt -- didn't.
Cart before the horse bottom line is it's at I don't want to talk about that issue until we get our borders secured.
There's a lot of different methods that can be talked about but on the table but.
Right now the federal government.
Absolutely needs to step up and do the job that they're responsible for.
Well a lot of people that -- -- really good to be done to step process first to secure the border but you know at some point -- -- if it were done according to the way that you would like to secure the border first mean.
Yeah -- -- we can't just sort of put off the decision whether you know the people are to be -- thrown out.
Given a path to citizenship given working papers or Eminem is -- believe we have to really sort confront this important issue for around.
For so many people for many American for some -- -- Well you know Greta and I and I understand that that is going to be very very difficult to go in -- -- 1112 million people.
And and and and how we're gonna have addressed that issue is very very complicated.
After the borders -- secured I think -- -- real sensible debate.
Can take place and a solution can be found.
But you know comprehensive immigration reform.
Totally up to these people are in my it in my opinion is completely totally wrong.
A solution does have to be found and I think collectively together.
We can we can do that.
Yeah there's a lot of you know and tonight we're not going to be able to discuss all the different.
And a Russian -- English and how can take care of that in dimming adding government did not Padilla argument -- -- -- for the Supreme Court I hope you'll join us right here on set to talk about.
You bet I -- well thank you governor coming up how -- -- crisis.
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