Politicians react to the Senate passing the immigration bill

Published: Sunday, July 7 2013 11:49 p.m. MDT


On June 27, by a bipartisan vote of 68-32, the Senate passed a bill reshaping immigration law in the U.S. In what many are calling historic legislation, the bill’s major provisions covered topics from border security and employment verification to pathways to citizenship.

This week starts the second phase for the immigration bill as the debate will now enter the House of Representatives.

The future of this bill and immigration law is uncertain as many speculate about what will happen in the House.

Here is a collection of comments and tweets about the immigration bill from politicians on both sides of the aisle.

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