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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
American Federation of Teachers$5,812,88880
International Union of Operating Engineers$5,208,7906
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$5,047,48715

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]375
Mazie Hirono[D-HI]342
Dick Durbin[D-IL]337
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl Grijalva[D-AZ]640
Jan Schakowsky[D-IL]541
Eleanor Holmes Norton[D-DC]520
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.