Hearing Gives Insight Into House Immigration Plans
By: David Welna
July 24, 2013
A House subcommittee Tuesday discussed possible legislation to grant legal status to people who entered the country illegally as children. The hearing offers a clue to the direction House Republican leaders may take in response to a comprehensive immigration overhaul passed by the Democratically controlled Senate last month.
Democrats and Republicans in Virginia are at odds over the value of investigating the state Senator Phil Puckett, who resigned last month to take a job at a state tobacco commission — and turned the Senate over to Republicans.
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