In 500 words, read the case study “Why Illegal Immigration is an Intergovernmental Mess and Will Remain So” attached below and answer the questions:
- 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?
- In your opinion how can these conflicts be solved?
- Find a policy of the current administration designed to deal with illegal immigration. Was it effective? Did it create intergovernmental conflict? How so? You can research the news or governmental websites to answer this question.
Please include in-text citations and references in APA style. For this assignment, you can use the textbook a source of information. Other sources are encouraged.