US Senate postpones winter break as lawmakers try to craft an immigration deal

By: and - December 14, 2023 5:10 pm

Senate Minority Whip John Thune, R-S.D., said on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023, that lawmakers were still a long way from reaching a bipartisan agreement on border security that can pass the Senate. Thune is shown speaking at a news conference after a weekly policy luncheon with Senate Republicans at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 12, 2023, in Washington, D.C. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
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