House Dems Unveil Immigration Reform Bill

Law360, New York (December 15, 2009, 7:16 PM EST) -- Democratic members of U.S. Congress introduced a bill Tuesday for comprehensive immigration reform that would legalize undocumented workers and recast the stakes for employers, but the legislative push is likely to wait until lawmakers have completed the health care overhaul.

Looking to tackle immigration reform in 2010, Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D- Ill., the chairman of the House Immigration Caucus, unveiled the bill, dubbed the Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America's Security and Prosperity Act of 2009, or CIR ASAP.

Undeterred by the bruising difficulties health care legislation...
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