The Immigration Debate Is Not Over (Sen. Byron Dorgan)

This bill has had a long and tortured trail. I think we have a serious problem with illegal immigration; I personally didn’t think this bill solved that problem, but I think the failure to get cloture doesn’t mean the issue is over -- this issue will come back. I think the first thing’s first: to provide demonstrated border security and border enforcement. At that point the American people will feel that we’re doing the first thing we need to do.

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