American jobs main issue in HI raid
By Steve Sanders, countyreporter@laurelleadercall.com


September 14, 2008 01:06 pm

— Gaining national and international attention, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid on Howard Industries became the largest single site operation against illegal immigration in American history. Since August 25, when the raids in Ellisville and Laurel occurred, the Leader-Call has received dozens of telephone calls, e-mails, and letters from several states. Opinions vary greatly from people taking up for the company to people asking ICE to raid factories in their towns.
Several people Saturday during a “Man on the Street