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

John3637 Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 1:33 PM
Did you vote for McCain or Obama in the last election. The way you think, you could have flipped a coin on who to vote for.

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.