Daily Border Bulletin: House Group Immigration Agreement, Small Businesses Want IR, Immigration Vote Looms in Sen. Judiciary

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House Group Agrees on Immigration Reform The House’s own bipartisan “Gang of Eight” has announced that it reached an “agreement in principle” on immigration reform legislation.

Vast Majority of Small Businesses Want Immigration Reform When surveyed, the majority of American small businesses favor immigration reform and an E-Verify program that does not affect their bottom line.

Immigration Vote Looms In Senate Judiciary Committee The Senate Judiciary Committee hopes to finish markup on S. 744, The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, by the end of this week. However, disputes over amendments on high-skilled immigrant visas and green cards for foreign-born gay spouses are yet to be resolved.