Even with Democratic Win, No Guarantees on Immigration Reform

November 24th, 2006

“Just because we have the majority doesn’t mean we have enough votes for an immigration reform bill,” said Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Santa Ana). “We’re going to have to take the temperature” on how to proceed. Los Angeles Times, Nov. 23, 2006. According to this article, it is unclear whether Representative Nancy Pelosi will be able to garner sufficient Democratic support to guarantee comprehensive immigration reform, including guest worker legislation.