1. GANGS OF D.C.

    Immigration Bill Ready for Debate

    From left, Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-NY, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Michael Bennett, D-Colo, arrive at a news conference after their tour of the Mexico border with the United States on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Nogales, Ariz.  The senators are part of a larger group of legislators shaping and negotiating details of an immigration reform package vowed Wednesday to make the legislation public when Congress reconvenes next month. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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    The Senate’s so-called Gang of Eight is hopeful that this will finally be the week that they finish putting together the highly anticipated immigration reform bill, but only then will the most grueling part of the process—the public debate—begin. “There will be a great deal of unhappiness about this proposal because everybody didn’t get what they wanted,” Arizona Sen. John McCain said Sunday. His fellow gang member Chuck Schumer, of New York, agreed, predicting that, “there are people on both sides who are against this bill, and they will be able to shoot at it.”

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