Biz, Labor Groups' Immigration Deal Paves Way For Reform Bill

Law360, New York (April 1, 2013, 8:43 PM EDT) -- With top business and labor groups having reached an agreement on a guest worker program, a bipartisan group of U.S. senators hopes to introduce a sweeping immigration reform bill when Congress reconvenes in mid-April, lawmakers in the group said Sunday.

News broke late Friday that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO had reached a deal on a guest worker program for low-skilled immigrants, which had been a sticking point in previous, failed attempts to enact an overhaul of the nation's immigration laws. And by...
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