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Immigration bill discussed on Senate floor (LIVE)

Published June 27, 2013 10:09 am

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An immigration bill that would give legal status to most of the 11 million undocumented foreigners in the United States will likely be passed in the Democratic-led Senate today or tomorrow, after about $46 billion in border security was added to the bill yesterday to bolster Republican support.

Immigration bill discussed on Senate floor (LIVE)

An immigration bill that would give legal status to most of the 11 million undocumented foreigners in the United States will likely be passed in the Democratic-led Senate today or tomorrow, after about $46 billion in border security was added to the bill yesterday to bolster Republican support.Sen. Marco Rubio, a Republican from Florida who helped draft the bill, defended it on Wednesday. "We have a badly broken legal immigration system," he said. "And we have 11 million people living ...

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