Monday, March 27, 2006

Thousands march in L.A. pro-immigrant protest

More than 500,000 people marched in Los Angeles on Saturday against anti-immigrant measures to erect a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and to make illegal immigration a felony offense. Though President Bush has advocated for a guest-worker program, Republican and Democratic senators are pushing different plans, such as Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist’s bill emphasizing border security.

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