June 17, 2013
The top Republican crafting the Senate’s sweeping immigration-reform legislation acknowledged Sunday the bill still has flaws, while a fellow GOP senator said their party blocking its passage will only add to their “demographic death spiral.”
Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, the son of Cuban immigrants and potential 2016 presidential candidate, said roughly 95 percent of the bill is in “perfect shape” and that the full chamber debates are off to a good start.
However, he expressed concerns about whether the legislation ensures adequate border security and said Americans have “valid issues” about the matter.
This article was posted: Monday, June 17, 2013 at 4:17 pm
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