April 1, 2013
With momentum building toward the completion of a draft immigration bill, Republican lawmakers — even one at the center of the talks — are urging Senate leaders to slow the process down to avoid making “fatal” mistakes.
Advocates for a comprehensive immigration reform bill were jubilant over the weekend after representatives for big business and labor agreed on a framework for allowing low-skilled workers into the country.
Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., declared Sunday that “every major policy issue has been resolved,” and said he anticipates a bill on the floor as early as May.
This article was posted: Monday, April 1, 2013 at 3:30 pm
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