Anger Over Law Reaches Fever Pitch, Though Majority Of Americans Support It

"In a Pew Research Center poll, 59 percent of Americans said they support the law, and the numbers climb even higher when people are asked about specifics in the legislation. Some 67 percent of people said they support allowing police to detain anyone who cannot prove their legal status. Despite the broad support, the law's enactment has taken a toll on Arizona's economy as fury over the policy law has reached a fever pitch. Speaking at a graduation ceremony in Georgia, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said, ""I was also going to go and give a commencement speech in Arizona, but with my accent, I was worried they would deport me back to Austria."" "