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Immigration Bill Details

Friday, April 19, 2013

Jordan Fabian, politics editor for Fusion, a Univision-ABC joint venture, talks about the Senate proposal on immigration reform and how the Boston marathon bombing might change the political calculus around the bill. Fabian joins from outside a Senate hearing on the bill, where news of the Boston bombing manhunt is influencing the process. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has had to postpone her testimony to address the unfolding situation.

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Jordan Fabian

Comments [4]

Serena from UWS

CJ
You are missing The Point. People are already rooted here and have taken root in the shadows.

Apr. 19 2013 12:06 PM
jgarbuz from Queens

From its very inception, Islam was far more than just a "religion." It was EVERYTHING and encompassed everything in life. Islam is/was an "umma" or peoplehood, and God's Will on Earth. The world is divided between Dar Al Islam (the Abode of Submission to the Will of Allah and Peace), and the Dar Al Harb (or the Abode of Chaos and Struggle).

In the 20th century, many liberation groups took on the mantle of Communism as their means of liberation. In more recent times, especially after the defeat of Communism, many liberation struggles (including the Chechens and other Caucasus peoples) have taken on the cloak of Islamism and the belief that their liberation can only come through the achievement of the Caliphate, or God's rule on earth as they believe it to be.

So the link between some liberation movements and their cloaking themselves within the Islamic revolution should come as no surprise to anyone.

Apr. 19 2013 11:22 AM
Jennifer from Brooklyn

A question that I cannot seem to find the answer to: will undocumented immigrants, if the bill is passed, be able to travel outside of the United States while waiting potentially ten years for citizenship?

Apr. 19 2013 11:02 AM
cj9812 from CT

It's amnesty and it's wrong. People broke the rules, jumped the line and they're getting rewarded for it. It's going to unleash a DELUGE of people crossing into the country without permission.

Apr. 19 2013 10:56 AM

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