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GOP Looks for Immigration Win Before Elections

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GOP Looks for Immigration Win Before Elections

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GOP Looks for Immigration Win Before Elections

GOP Looks for Immigration Win Before Elections

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Dealing with illegal immigration is one of the major issues facing Congress during the run-up to the midterm elections. Republicans facing tough reelection battles are looking for even a small victory they can tout to voters in November.

Sen. Ken Salazar (D-CO) talks with Mike Pesca about the progress of the Senate immigration bill.

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