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The Senate might not reach an immigration deal - and people are worried about what comes next

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The Senate is moving forward with debate on a potential compromise to fix DACA and provide border security.
Republicans and Democrats are at odds on how to proceed.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has set a timetable of completing any deal by the end of the week.
WASHINGTON - Congress is advancing on a plan to address both border security and the undocumented immigrants benefitting from the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program as part of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's commitment several weeks ago that ended the federal government shutdown...
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The Senate just opened up a rare free-for-all debate on immigration - here's who's winning so far

The Senate just opened up a rare free-for-all debate on immigration - here's who's winning so far

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The Senate launched into a wild week of immigration on Monday evening.
Lawmakers will compete to see which bill can get to 60 votes first.
Senators will attempt to balance protecting young unauthorized immigrants known as "Dreamers" with President Donald Trump's calls for a wall and increased border security.
After months of inaction and bickering over immigration, the Senate launched into a rare, open debate on the issue Monday evening.
It was a remarkable move that allowed senators to offer up a variety of proposals to see which can get a majority...
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