Immigration reform: Seven ways the bill has changed

A bipartisan group of leading senators announce that they have reached agreement on the principles of sweeping legislation to rewrite the nation's immigration laws, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. From left are Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J. The deal covers border security, guest workers and employer verification, as well as a path to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants already in this country. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Immigration: Seven ways the Senate bill has changed

A key Senate committee has made mostly minor changes to the bipartisan immigration reform proposal.Supporters on the Senate Judiciary Committee resisted efforts to make major changes to the bill that would sink its chances with other lawmakers.But they did approve a number of small fixes and new programs in four days of hearings on proposed amendments.Below, a look at some of the changes they made.No trips home for refugeesSen. Lindsey Graham (AP)Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., proposed terminating refugee status or …

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