Immigration reform is still alive and well, advocates say

Immigration Reform Could Fail Just Like Gun Control Did
VOXXI — Advocates say the fight to pass a comprehensive immigration reform with a path to citizenship is far from over. They expect the debate over immigration reform in the House will pick on Wednesday. That’s the day House Democrats are planning to unveil a comprehensive immigration reform bill…

Democrats are planning to release the bill at a press conference scheduled at noon. This comes after the House “gang of seven” crafting an immigration reform bill fell apart last week after two more Republicans left the group.

Meanwhile, advocates are busy planning a large-scale mobilization effort that will take place in the coming days in an attempt to continue pressuring House members to act on immigration reform.

They will hold marches and rallies in more than 80 cities across the United States on Oct. 5, followed by a concert on the National Mall on Oct. 8… [Read More]