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    Washington Idle, But Immigration Battle Continuesi
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    August 11, 2013 6:40 PM
    President Barack Obama has begun a week-long vacation, and the U.S. Congress and the Supreme Court are idle. Washington may be unusually quiet this week, but major demonstrations are expected in multiple states on immigration reform - one of the most hotly contested issues facing the nation. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports.

    Washington Idle, But Immigration Battle Continues

    Published August 11, 2013

    President Barack Obama has begun a week-long vacation, and the U.S. Congress and the Supreme Court are idle. Washington may be unusually quiet this week, but major demonstrations are expected in multiple states on immigration reform - one of the most hotly contested issues facing the nation. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports.


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