ImmigrationWorks USA, the organization that co-sponsored the "fly-in" in Washington, D.C. featuring Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff and Utah State Senator Curt Bramble is yet another organization that has received funding from a George Soros foundation.
The "fly-in" on immigration was held in Washington, D.C. on July 19, 2011. (http://www.
The purpose of the fly-in event seems to have been to demonstrate that blocking enforcement-only approaches in the states is achievable while also pushing for comprehensive immigration approaches similar to HB116.
In other words, selling the cheap labor lobby line.
The link to Soros: ImmigrationWorks USA received 150,000 dollars from the George Soros foundation, Foundation To Promote Open Society, in 2009.
This information comes from the foundation's 2009 990-PF form available at:
George Soros, as you may already be aware, is a billionaire financier of leftist causes - including many groups pushing for amnesty.
Videos of the conference are also available on the ImmigratonWorks USA website at: