Pelosi: Race A Factor In GOP's Stall On Immigration Reform

wochit politics
April 10, 2014 AT 8:59 AM
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi cited race as a key reason that the Republican-led House of Representatives has not moved on a comprehensive immigration reform bill. Pelosi’s comments reflect what many aides from both sides say privately: that because immigration reform is framed as a Latino issue nationwide, many Republicans who come from districts with a small amount of Hispanics have no incentive to support it.