Rep. Blake Farenthold Pressured to Back Immigration Reform

Immigrant-rights activists pressure Rep. Blake Farenthold to back immigration reform.
0:56 | 08/09/13

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The battle over immigration reform came to a head this week outside the office of Texas congressman -- -- -- immigrant rights activists if corporates -- dropped off 101000 petitions on Wednesday they were asking the Republicans to support immigration reform. But the pathway to citizenship before they got a chance to shouting match broke out with opponents of immigration reform. And. -- not let me yeah. Lawmakers are facing intense pressure. Over immigration reform during the August recess -- -- -- is one of several dozen members and advocates are trying to convince the support legalizing undocumented immigrants the congressman represented south Texas district. With a population that's almost half -- but so far -- and holt has expressed reservations about granting undocumented immigrants the chance to -- full citizenship. This is Jordan Fabian for future.

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