Mon, Apr 18, 2011 5:15 PM EDT

The country is waiting to see if -- or when -- Georgia Governor Nathan Deal will sign the state's newly passed SB 1070 copycat bill into law. Our [reporter extraordinaire](http://colorlines.com/archives/2011/04/georgia_legislature_passes_sb_107...) Seth Freed Wessler appeared on Democracy this morning to lay out just what's at stake for immigrant families in that state and many others, where [fear and paranoia have already taken root](http://colorlines.com/archives/2010/05/the_farright_movement_behind_ariz...). Watch the clip that's above, and stay tuned for the latest on the fate of [SB 1070 copycat bills across the country.](http://colorlines.com/archives/2011/03/arizona_sb_1070_copycats_fall_fla...)