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Senate parliamentarian nixes Democrats' immigration plan

The Senate parliamentarian ruled Democrats cannot include sweeping immigration reform measures in their budget proposal. The ruling means passing immigration reform outside of the reconciliation package will be next to impossible. The bill would require 60 votes in the Senate, meaning 10 Republicans would have to support the measure.
2 months ago|Washington, United States

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C 47%
R 29%
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HuffPost
Daily Kos
Truthout
+1
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New York Times
CBS News
+14
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CNBC
Associated Press News
The Hill
+39
Washington Times
Russia Today
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MY Northwest
+6
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
National Review
The Blaze
+10
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Yahoo News

Dems get major roadblock to passing pathways to citizenship for immigrants

The Senate parliamentarian ruled Sunday that Democrats cannot include pathways to citizenship in the $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation package, per a copy of the ruling obtained by Axios. Why it matters: It's a blow to Democrats who hoped to provide pathways for millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. Using reconciliations would have allowed them to pass politically contentious immigration changes with only 50 votes, as opposed to the …

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Reuters
ReutersC

Senate Democrats' push for U.S. immigration reform hits roadblock

WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats' efforts to attach immigration reforms to a $3.5 trillion spending bill hit a roadblock after the Senate Parliamentarian ruled against the effort. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said in a statement Democrats were "deeply disappointed in this decision but the fight to provide lawful status for immigrants in budget reconciliation continues. Senate

2 months ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 India

Senate Parliamentarian Sets Back Dems' Immigration Push

Democrats cant use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senates parliamentarian said late Sunday, a crushing blow to what was the partys clearest pathway in years to attaining that longsought goal.

2 months ago|India
USA Today
USA TodayL

Democrats can't give immigrants a citizenship pathway in new spending bill, Senate parliamentarian rules

Democrats can’t use their $3.5T package to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian ruled on Sunday.

2 months ago|United States
Washington Times
Washington TimesR

Senate parliamentarian blocks Dems from including amnesty in budget-reconciliation bill

The woman in charge of enforcing the Senate’s rules reportedly won’t let Democrats put an amnesty for illegal immigrants into their budget-reconciliation bill.According to a report Sunday evening in Politico, Elizabeth MacDonough ruled that providing a pathway to legal status and citizenship for about 8 million immigrants who are ...

2 months ago|Washington, United States
The Independent
The IndependentL

Senate parliamentarian sets back Dems' immigration push

The Senate's nonpartisan parliamentarian says Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
CNNL

Senate parliamentarian rules against including immigration reform in $3.5 trillion economic bill

New guidance from the Senate parliamentarian makes it unlikely Senate Democrats will be able to include immigration in their $3.5 trillion bill to expand the country's social safety net.

2 months ago|Atlanta, United States
CNBC
CNBCC

Democrats cannot grant legal status to millions of immigrants as part of budget bill, Senate parliamentarian rules

Chuck Schumer said Democrats have prepared "alternate proposals" to address immigration in their $3.5 trillion budget bill.

2 months ago|United States
New York Times
New York TimesL

Democrats Dealt a Blow on Immigration Plans

The Senate’s parliamentarian ruled that Democrats’ plan to give 8 million immigrants a path to citizenship could not be achieved through the reconciliation process.

2 months ago|New York, United States
Associated Press News
Associated Press NewsC

Senate parliamentarian sets back Dems' immigration push

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian said late Sunday, a crushing blow to what was the party’s clearest pathway in years to attaining that long-sought goal.

2 months ago|United States
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42 are CENTER
L 24%
C 47%
R 29%
CNN
HuffPost
Daily Kos
Truthout
USA Today
The Independent
New York Times
CBS News
The Washington Post
Los Angeles Times
Star Advertiser
Newsweek
NBC News
Star Tribune
Bloomberg
+7
Reuters
CNBC
Associated Press News
The Hill
Channel News Asia
VOA News
npr
KCRA 3
KITV4 News
Political Wire
Click on Detroit
+32
Washington Times
Russia Today
New York Post
MY Northwest
Al Arabiya
Wall Street Journal
Hot Air
justthenews.com
WCTI
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
National Review
The Blaze
The Epoch Times
CBN
The Ohio Star
Townhall
notthebee.com
americasvoice.news
The Tatum Report
+3
The Gateway Pundit
WND
Geller Report
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