As pope arrives in U.S., House Dems make appeal to push immigration, wage raise

September 22, 2015 7:56 PM

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House Democrats are turning to a higher power in their quest to make headway on immigration reform.

They are turning to Pope Francis, urging him to push for a more humane U.S. immigration system that would, among other things, provide a path to legal status for many of the country’s estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants.

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