Gang of Eight huddles with industry, religious groups on immigration

The meeting attendees included lobbyists from the tech, travel and hotel industries, as well as representatives from religious groups. Lobbyists for Intel and Microsoft were in attendance, as well as Rob Jesmer, the campaign manager for FWD.us, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's new advocacy group.

Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist, a supporter of immigration reform, was also in attendance.

Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioRubio heckled by protestors outside immigration detention facility Bill to protect work licenses of student loan debtors is welcome development Political figures pay tribute to Charles Krauthammer MORE (R-Fla.) was not present at the meeting.

The Senate passed the Gang of Eight's comprehensive immigration bill last month, but so far House GOP leadership has yet to decide on how it plans to tackle the issue.