January 10, 2013
EVERYONE WANTS IT BUT LABOR, SECULARS, AND THE BELTWAY RIGHT:
Immigration reform in 2013? It has a champion in Corporate America (David Grant, January 10, 2013, CS Monitor)
Posted by Orrin Judd at January 10, 2013 5:25 PMUS Chamber of Commerce President Tom Donohue was particularly bullish, and at times passionate, on another long-sought goal, one not often associated with the conservative-leaning group: immigration reform."I have an optimistic feeling about this," Mr. Donohue told reporters after his annual State of American Business speech. "Before, everybody talked about it, everybody understood the issues, but there wasn't an energy behind it and I think there is a bipartisan group of people - we haven't got everybody, that's for sure - but I feel positive about it and look forward to [immigration reform] this year."