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Power Breakfast for November 13, 2009

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This morning Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is downtown at the Center for American Progress to talk about White House efforts to overhaul the immigration system. Even as the all-consuming health care debate pushed immigration out of the spotlight, it's also brought it back in.

Elizabeth Wynne Johnson reports...

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