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Hopes for US immigration reform diminish

With House of Representatives refusing to take up bill, deportations continue apace.

Last Modified: 24 Jul 2013 09:55
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Hopes for a new immigration law in the U.S. are  dimming with leaders of the Republican controlled House of Representatives refusing to take up the bill adopted by the Senate.
 
Meanwhile more undocumented immigrants are being threatened with deportation. That's despite the government saying it's taking a  more lenient approach.

Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports from Washington DC. 

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