Read the case study, “Why Illegal Immigration Is an Intergovernmental Mess and Will Remain So” (Shafritz, Russell, & Borick, 2012, pp. 159-161), and answer the following two questions posed at the end of the case study.
- Why have state and local governments become more active in regulating illegal immigrants during recent years?
- How does the design of American federalism lead to the types of intergovernmental conflicts found in the area of immigration?
Write a 2- to 3-page (not including the title and reference pages that are required) minimum response in essay form with in text citations.