For Immediate Release

Organization Profile: 

Michael Earls (202) 494-8555

Governor Jan Brewer Loses Her Head in Arizona

As New Video & Report Show, Governor’s Debate Stumble Just the Latest in Pattern

WASHINGTON - After getting her head handed to her in a debate this week, Gov. Jan Brewer (R-AZ) has become prime fodder for late night comedians and political satirists. 

However, as a new report and video
from America's Voice make clear, Gov. Brewer has a long history of
purporting falsehoods and defending the indefensible.  Given her lead
role in supporting Arizona's "papers please" immigration law, not all of
Gov. Brewer's bizarre behavior is funny -- though you can't help
laughing at the sheer audacity and ridiculousness of many of her
claims.  Whether it's calling the majority of immigrants drug mules or
fabricating beheadings by immigrants in the Arizona desert, Gov.
Brewer's occasional relationship with the truth is worth a closer look.

Watch new America's Voice video on The Worst of Jan Brewer:

Read America's Voice background report on Jan Brewer:


FRIENDS: Now More Than Ever

Independent journalism has become the last firewall against government and corporate lies. Yet, with frightening regularity, independent media sources are losing funding, closing down or being blacked out by Google and Facebook. Never before has independent media been more endangered. If you believe in Common Dreams, if you believe in people-powered independent media, please support us now and help us fight—with truths—against the lies that would smother our democracy. Please help keep Common Dreams alive and growing. Thank you. -- Craig Brown, Co-founder

Support Common DreamsSupport Common Dreams

America's Voice -- Harnessing the power of American voices and American values to win common sense immigration reform. The mission of America’s Voice is to realize the promise of workable and humane comprehensive immigration reform. Our goal is to build the public support and create the political momentum for reforms that will transform a dysfunctional immigration system that does not work into a regulatory system that does.

Share This Article

More in: