Reid adds controversial amnesty immigration measure to defense bill

Posted on September 14, 2010


Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday he will add the DREAM Act, a controversial immigration measure leading to citizenship for illegal aliens which would halt deportations and would reward illegals for disregarding United States immigration laws to a defense bill the Senate will take up next week.

Obama has been under fire in the immigrant and Hispanic communities because Congress has failed to move an immigration reform bill (amnesty) despite his promise to address the issue in his first year in Office.

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