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US Senate Votes to Consider Citizenship for Illegal Immigrantsi
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June 12, 2013 11:45 AM
The U.S. Senate on Tuesday voted to consider a bill that would offer a pathway to citizenship for more than 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky reports that the vote came after heated debate in the chamber, and that the bill still faces an uncertain future.

US Senate Votes to Consider Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants

Published June 12, 2013

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday voted to consider a bill that would offer a pathway to citizenship for more than 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky reports that the vote came after heated debate in the chamber, and that the bill still faces an uncertain future.


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