Photos of Senators in involved in the bipartisan immigration compromise. Top row, from left are, Sen. Mel Martinez, R-Fla., Republican Presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Sen. Ken Salazar, D-Colo., and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Bottom row, from left are, Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., and Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass.
Some derisively refer to them as ‘the masters of the universe’
Now we know who are calling the illegal immigration shots in the Senate.
And who to hold accountable.
Chances continue at 50-50 on passage in the Senate. However, with public sentiment running against the bill it is doubtful that it will be called up in the House.
Thus, the bill dies and the issue of illegal immigration and border security will be transferred to the 2008 Presidential campaigns.
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