As the President prepares his State of the Union Address it is expected that he will mention ideas for changes to the current immigration restrictions. In addition, House Republicans seem to be prepared to offer some compromises to the Senate Bill which passed last June but met strong opposition from the Speaker of the House.
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According to the New York Times:
“.. heading into the three-day Republican retreat, even some of the most ardent conservatives say consensus is forming around an immigration package that would include several separate bills on border security; a clampdown against the hiring of undocumented workers; expanded guest-worker programs; a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants brought to the country as children; and a path to legal status for undocumented workers with family ties to citizens or employer sponsors.”