CBO Finds Border Security Amendment Would Cut Illegal Immigration

Monday, 24 Jun 2013 05:52 PM

 

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The nonpartisan U.S. Congressional Budget Office concluded on Monday that a border security amendment to a landmark immigration bill would reduce unlawful entries into the country as well as visa overstays.

Republican Senator John Hoeven, a chief author of the amendment, told Reuters that he welcomes the CBO's findings and said he it may help build support for the measure that faces a Senate vote later in the day.

 

 

 

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