The immigration bill would be a landmark if it passes. It would put many of the nation’s 11 million undocumented immigrants on a path to citizenship, strengthen border security, require verification of workers’ status and establish special visa programs for farm workers and high-tech workers.
Rubio has committed to campaign hard for the bill, beginning with the usual round of Sunday talk shows. More power to him.
Dale McFeatters writes for the Scripps Howard News Service.