Feds A No Show At State Immigration Hearing


Thursday, October 5th 2006, 6:12 am
By: News On 6


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- State Senator Daisy Lawler says she is disappointed federal officials didn't come to Oklahoma City to participate in an immigration hearing.

Lawler heads a state Senate task force examining immigration issues.

She said Wednesday she wanted to hear from federal immigration officials about what Oklahoma could do to help stem illegal immigration.

A federal immigration official from Dallas declined to attend the meeting, saying funds were not available for this purpose