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Texas' David Dewhurst: Pay to jail immigrants in US illegally

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is demanding federal reimbursement to county jails for inmates who are in the United States illegally. The Austin American-Statesman reports Dewhurst conveyed his demand in a letter to President Barack Obama. The Republican is drawing a primary tea party challenge from state Sen. Dan Patrick of Houston. In an email, Dewhurst asked supporters...