CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 11, 1984
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) House reported beginning debate on controversial immigration legislature; details of bill outlined on screen, explained. [Representatives Don EDWARDS, Kent HANCE, Thomas O'NEILL - debate bill; note political consequences for elected officials.] Democrat cands.' opposition to legislature mentioned.
REPORTER: Phil Jones
(Los Angeles, California) Extent of illegal immigration into United States from Mexico and El Salvador noted; attitude of aliens eligible for amnesty under Simpson-Mazzoli bill toward legislature described. [Salvadoran activist Guillermo RODESNO - claims bill is racist; explains.] [Mexican-American Legal Defense spokesperson John HUERTA - agrees.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater
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