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The senate today working to move the immigration the king of -- immigration.
Putting the evening of a bill on track for a vote which some -- could come Friday.
The voters and expected to be much of a surprise the senate LA test vote Monday on -- border security amendment.
The bill and it passed my a sizable margin 6727.
-- the support by the way of fifteen Republicans.
Now what's far from certain and certainly in doubt is that bill's future in the House of Representatives.
We thought we'd show you why and it's something that no one's news.
His first Reno talking about so we wanted to make sure you were aware of this.
The states represented by the fifteen senate Republicans.
Who backed the so called -- surge amendment.
Well they have 56.
Republican House members.
Who they might in -- -- through their states.
And -- the states represented by the thirty Republican senators who oppose the amendment.
Or indicated they would have voted no.
Have 100 and -- Three house members.
That they might well influence another argument for immigration reform legislation.
Put forth by -- gang -- -- member Lindsey Graham is that without it.
The Republican Party will lose Hispanic support.
We'll hear something else to consider.
There are 234.
GOP congressional districts represented by Republicans.
Hispanics make up -- -- -- an average of 11% of the constituents and those district.
Another 200 -- one congressional districts represented by Democrats.
Make up more than twice as large a percentage of the constituents in their district.
There is the argument that there's sweeping support across the country for giving illegal immigrants a path to citizenship.
While house members are being somewhat reluctant and there.
Convinced that in some measure that may not be true and they have polls by the way the to assess all of this in fact a new poll.
By the National Journal finds nearly half a ball Republican voters half of them.
Say they're less likely to support the barrel lawmaker for reelection.
If he or she votes for legislation that gives a path to citizenship.
And add -- to the fact that house speaker John Boehner won't bring forward a measure that can't win the majority of its own process and it's pretty player.
Anyone saying immigration reform is a done deal in the House of Representatives.
Let's just say that obviously.
Isn't necessarily so.
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