Immigration Hearings Cloud Prospects

Heil, Emily; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie
June 2006
National Journal;6/24/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 25, p35
The article reports on the plan of U.S. House Republican leaders to hold field hearings around the U.S. regarding an immigration reform bill. The Republican leaders intend to hear from constituents before they negotiate with the U.S. Senate. U.S. House Republicans have criticized the comprehensive immigration bill of the U.S. Senate which includes a guest-worker plan and a path to citizenship for illegal workers in the country.


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