Senators on Bipartisan Immigration Legislation
The “Gang of Eight,” a bipartisan group of senators working on immigration reform, spoke to reporters about their proposal for immigration legislation. Hearings on their proposal were scheduled to begin the following day.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Jeff Flake U.S. Senator [R] Arizona
- Lindsey Graham U.S. Senator [R] South Carolina
- John S. McCain III U.S. Senator [R] Arizona
- Robert "Bob" Menendez U.S. Senator [D] New Jersey
- Marco Rubio U.S. Senator [R] Florida
- Charles E. Schumer U.S. Senator [D] New York
The Senate passed the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill, S. 744, on a vote of 68 to 32.
Immigration Reform Proposal
A bipartisan group of senators spoke to reporters about their immigration reform proposal which sought to improve…
The Senate resumed work on S 744, the immigration bill.