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From Big Business to Big Labor: Senate Immigration Bill Wins With Support from a Broad Range of Industries

Jonathan McIntosh/Wikimedia Commons

June 28, 2013By a vote of 68-32, the Senate passed the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, a comprehensive immigration overhaul bill that provides a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, increases the number of visas available for employers to hire foreign workers, and increases security at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
International Union of Operating Engineers$5,208,7905
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$5,047,48715
American Federation of Teachers$3,973,13875

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]369
Mazie Hirono[D-HI]338
Dick Durbin[D-IL]330
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl Grijalva[D-AZ]624
Jan Schakowsky[D-IL]531
John Conyers[D-MI]497
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.