A Year Later, Bright Hopes Quashed On Immigration

wochit politics
June 24, 2014 AT 3:59 PM
One year ago, Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake and fellow members of the bipartisan Gang of Eight watched as the immigration bill they helped negotiate swept the Senate to chants of "Yes, we can!" Now, as immigration legislation is still stalled in the House, the Republican senator puts the odds of enacting significant immigration legislation this year at "close to zero," its prospects further undermined by the flood of unaccompanied minors from Central America streaming over the southern border.