TITLE

Washington is Getting Serious About Comprehensive Immigration Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Fasano, H. Raymond
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Federal Lawyer;Apr2013, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the immigration reform in Washington. It informs that the week of January 28, 2013 was a landmark week for immigration law as it began with news that senators from the Democratic and Republican parties have joined together to make a plan for immigration reform. U.S. President Barack Obama has announced some key issues in a speech regarding immigration reform which includes border security, earned citizenship and streamlining the immigration system.
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