House Speaker Boehner signals hope for immigration reform in 2014

By Balitang America Staff

Jan. 2, 2014

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – The new year could mean new hope for immigration reform.

Despite opposition from conservative republicans, House Speaker John Boehner has hinted that he may support a series of limited changes to America’s immigration laws.

According to a New York Times report, Boehner’s aides say the House Speaker is committed to what he calls ‘step-by-step approaches to reform immigration laws’, which they have declined to specify for now.

Other House republicans believe supporting immigration reform would increase votes from immigrants in the 2016 presidential election.

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    3 January 2014 at 8:01 am - Reply

    Watch-out, John Boehner he is playing two side ? He only needs votes from you all filipinos, what can he do if the other republicans don’t want to believe in supporting immigration reform ? It’s shame to see a House Speaker is saying ? He is only One republicans, the real Americans the whites and the blacks don’t like the immigrants reform they only taking jobs from Americans, ? When there no jobs in America !