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Immigration Bill / Border Crossings #853218

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 28, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) A comprehensive immigration bill from Senators Edward Kennedy and John McCain previewed; statement from Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff about immigrants noted.

(Eagle Pass, Texas: Kelly Cobiella) Illegal border crossings from Mexico into Texas via the Rio Grande featured; scenes shown from the border where illegals are prosecuted, jailed and sent back to Mexico. [Rancher Doug CUNNINGHAM†- comments on the decrease in illegals; outlines Mexico's internal problems.] [Border Patrol Randy CLARK†- says we have a safe, controlled border.]

Couric, Katie;
Cobiella, Kelly

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