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Economy: Budget Cuts / Immigration #1044973

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Photo of President Obama and Speaker of the House John Boehner at a ceremony in the final days before the sequester budget cuts begin shown. [BOEHNER – state the House has acted and it’s time for the Senate to act.]

(Atlanta: Mark Strassmann) The release of illegal immigrants from detention in preparation for the budget cuts featured; details given about the requirement for those let go to wear electronic tracking devices, call immigration officials or visit ICE offices. [Illegal immigrant Fredi ALCAZAR††- reacts to his release.] [Immigration advocate Dulce GUERRERO††- says these folks are not criminals.] [Representative Michael McCAUL††- notes when they are expected come to a court proceeding most do not show up.]

Pelley, Scott;
Strassmann, Mark

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