Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Dorgan Amendment "Sunsets" Guest Worker Program: Tonight, the Senate passed 49-48 an amendment that would end the guest worker program after five years. Members of the "grand compromise" coalition have spoken about this program as a central component of said compromise. The loss of this program may deal a fatal blow to an already troubled bill. We'll have to see how it plays out over the next few hours/days.