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McConnell issued a statement from the Senate floor, “The bill I move to, which will not have underlying immigration text, will have an amendment process that will ensure a level playing field at the outset.”
The comments made by the GOP leaders is the first time anything has been said about the legislations that they will or will not be used to set the Senate’s ‘base’ bill in the debate next week. However, it is expected to use it as a vehicle for the immigration debate.
On Wednesday, he further elaborated that senators from both sides will have an option to “alternate proposals for consideration and for votes.”
“While I obviously cannot guarantee any outcome, let alone supermajority support, I can ensure the process is fair to all sides, and that is what I intend to do,” he continued.post was originally published on this site