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Gang of 8 to Gang Up Against Amendments to Illegal Immigration Reform Bill

Chicken George Wrote: Apr 12, 2013 12:24 AM
Nothing good can come from those secret meetings.

For about a week now we've been hearing that the Gang of 8 isn't interested in allowing amendments to be added to its new illegal immigration reform overhaul. A piece in POLITICO further points to this being true. As a reminder, the Gang of 8 bill was crafted behind closed doors. 

After being locked out of the process for so long, Democratic and Republican senators are anxious to get a crack at amending the bill, setting up a treacherous path through the Judiciary Committee to the Senate floor that threatens to undermine the delicate compromise.
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