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Senate immigration bill boosted by border deal



Published: Fri, June 21, 2013 @ 10:45 a.m.

Senate immigration bill boosted by border deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Far-reaching immigration legislation offering the prize of U.S. citizenship to millions is swiftly gaining ground in the Senate following agreement between Republicans and Democrats on dramatic steps aimed at securing the border with Mexico. The deal to double Border Patrol agents and fencing along the Southwest border won support Thursday from four undecided Republican senators for the immigration bill that’s a top priority for President Barack Obama. More appeared likely to come on board, putting the legislation within reach of securing the bipartisan vote that its authors say is needed to ensure serious consideration by the GOP-controlled House.


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1redeye1(4714 comments)posted 1 year, 6 months ago

Who ever votes for this bill, should be voted out in the next election. Because those people aren't doing anything good for this country. All this bill will do is increase our welfare mob. That way the dumbocrats will get more votes.

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