GOP Split Over Bill To Let Immigrants In U.S. Illegally Serve In Military

Posted on AllSides May 13th, 2015
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Cesar Vargas has a resume most young Americans would envy. He graduated from a Brooklyn high school that counts Sens. Chuck Schumer and Bernie Sanders among its alumni. He made honors in both college and law school. But because he was brought to the United States from Mexico illegally when he was 5 years old, he can't fulfill one of his dreams: joining the armed forces.

"I do believe that because this country has given me so much, I do want to be able to give back," Vargas said in...

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http://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/05/13/406309565/bill-endorsing-illegal-immigrants-to-serve-in-military-splits-gop

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