Posts tagged "border security"

Senate bill heavy on border enforcement

Senate bill heavy on border enforcement
The U.S. Senate is expected to pass an immigration reform bill late Thursday or Friday that would add as much as $46 billion in border enforcement and require employers to verify the legal status of every worker, including U.S. citizens. It also would double the number of border patrol agents to 40,000, add 700 miles... Read more »

Can both parties agree to immigration reform?

Can both parties agree to immigration reform?
                  In a rare show of bipartisanship it appears that lawmakers are coming together on immigration reform. President Obama spoke Tuesday on the issue in Las Vegas. “The good news is that for the first time in many years, Republicans and Democrats seem ready to tackle this... Read more »