Former Republican Governors Jeb Bush and Haley Barbour talked about impact of immigration reform on state and local governments. Among… read more
Former Republican Governors Jeb Bush and Haley Barbour talked about impact of immigration reform on state and local governments. Among the topics they addressed were opportunities and challenges presented in the current Senate debate on immigration reform, providing pathways to citizenship, costs of reform proposals, border security, the role of labor unions, and the politicization of immigration policy. They answered questions from reporters in the audience.
“State and Local Impacts of Immigration Reform” was an event of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Immigration Task Force. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Koch, Kathleen Correspondent (Former) CNN->Washington Bureau
- Tallent, Rebecca Policy Director Bipartisan Policy Center
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