TITLE

Kill Reid-Kennedy Amnesty

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Human Events;6/22/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 22, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the U.S. House Republican leadership to declare war on the Senate immigration-amnesty bill in June 2006, aptly renaming it Reid-Kennedy in honor of Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D.-Nev.) and liberal icon Teddy Kennedy (D.-Mass.). Both House Majority Leader John Boehner (R.-Ohio) and House Speaker Dennis Hastert (R.-Ill.) say they would like to send President Bush an immigration bill, but made clear they will not do so unless major provisions of Reid-Kennedy are dumped and basic provisions of the House bill retained.
ACCESSION #
21417937

 

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