Compromise Deal May Speed Immigration Bill Through Senate
By Steve Inskeep
The chances of an immigration overhaul bill getting through the Senate greatly improved on Thursday.
A deal was reached on a border security plan. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks about the deal with two of the senators in the so-called "Gang of Eight," who are working on a bipartisan approach to immigration, Arizona Republican Jeff Flake and Illinois Democrat Dick Durbin.