Remember this kid? He was at the White House last month, hand-delivering a plea for amnesty for his mother, who’s been living in a church in Chicago for the past three months. ICE refuses to go in and get her on account of the special “sanctuary” exception to the Establishment Clause that only they seem to know about.
The 7-year-old son of an immigration activist who has taken refuge in a church to avoid deportation left for Mexico on Sunday in search of support for his mother from legislators and President Vincente Fox.
Saul Arellano, who is an American citizen, will meet with members of the Mexican House of Representatives and Senate on Tuesday in an effort to get a resolution supporting Elvira Arellano’s bid to stay in the United States…
The boy has been speaking at conferences and writing letters to political figures, including President Bush and Fox, asking for help.
They should all just relax. Unless Kyl can pull a rabbit out of a hat, within a few months this problem will resolve itself.