Immigration Reform and Citizenship, Part 1

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) talked about the prospects of immigration reform legislation in… read more

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) talked about the prospects of immigration reform legislation in Congress. They both said they were hopeful a final version of the immigration legislation would pass the House and Senate during the year and that it would include a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. Topics included securing the borders and recent remarks by Representative Steve King (R-IA). Then other supporters of immigration reform held a panel discussion. Mr. Vargas talked about his recent decision to reveal that he was an undocumented worker. 

“Immigration Forum: Why Citizenship Matters” was held at the AFL-CIO headquarters, co-sponsored by the Economic Policy Institute close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Jul 30, 2013
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