Thursday, June 7, 2007
Bodies Politic: Immigration Bill 27 Votes Short of Cloture
The New York Times, ROBERT PEAR and CARL HULSE
Immigration Bill Suffers Setback in Senate Vote
"Senator Harry Reid of Nevada, the Democratic majority leader, scheduled another, make-or-break cloture vote for this evening. If that vote also falls short, Mr. Reid is expected to shelve the bill, meaning that changes in immigration law might not be considered again for many months."