House GOP launches secure-borders bill

House Republicans are officially launching their immigration reform effort Wednesday, with a border security bill aimed at keeping unlawful immigrants from entering the United States.

This bill is just a first in a series of measures Republicans take up in what they have promised will be a piecemeal approach to immigration reform in the new GOP-majority Congress.

Authored by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Mike McCaul, R-Texas, the legislation is scheduled Wednesday for a committee markup, the final step before it heads to the House floor for a vote.

Republicans expect the legislation will win widespread support from House GOP lawmakers and some Democrats as well.

But most likely Odummer will veto it.

Fox News

One response

  1. The Veto Pen Will Be Busy.

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