Sen. Jeff Flake was in Tucson Tuesday visiting with professional groups and outlining his priorities for the year.
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake might have won some additional support from fellow Republicans for the immigration reform bill, but in the process they lost immigrant-advocate groups that say they can't stand behind the "border surge" amendment approved Monday.
The following editorial appeared Friday in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
WASHINGTON — Democratic and Republican negotiators have reached agreement on all the major elements of sweeping legislation to remake the nation’s immigration laws and expect to unveil the bill next week, lawmakers said Thursday.
The following editorial appeared Wednesday in the Washington Post:
A strong guest-worker program would bolster border security, Sen. Jeff Flake told Hispanic business leaders Monday.
WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of senators neared agreement on a comprehensive immigration bill that would put illegal immigrants on a 13-year path to citizenship, officials with outside groups keeping up with the talks said Thursday.