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US immigration bill clears first hurdle

Comprehensive immigration reform passed in Senate but has rocky road ahead in Republican-led House of Representatives.

Last Modified: 28 Jun 2013 15:01
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The US senate has approved legislation that would give millions of undocumented migrants the chance to eventually become citizens.

But the historic legislation has a rocky road ahead in the Republican-led House of Representatives to become a law.

Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington DC.

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