Plans Show Wide Gap Remains on Immigration

Despite increased talk about immigration reform ahead of the 113th U.S. Congress, which convenes in January, actions taken this week by lawmakers in Washington indicate that there is still considerable ground to cover before a deal is reached.

A day after retiring U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, introduced legislation she co-authored that would give legal status to undocumented minors intent on serving in the military or attending college, Hispanic members of Congress laid out their own goals for reform.

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus, chaired by U.S. Rep. Charlie Gonzalez, D-San Antonio, on Wednesday released "One ...

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