Hope on the horizon for immigration advocates

LUPE's Marta Sanchez

After ten years of fighting, members of La Union Del Pueblo Entero (LUPE) told Action 4 News they are breating a ltttle easier.

While the "Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act" still has a long way to go before anything is finalized, members like Marta Sanchez saiid this is the first time they've see light at the end of a dark tunnel.

We need 60 votes in the Senate in order to pass this, said Sanchez. It TMs something to worry about and we also know that it is possible. If we want to, we can be united. We are really not alone.

Tune in to Action 4 News at 6 p.m. to hear from an immigrant and an immigration attorney on what this act could mean for the millions of people living in the U.S. illegally.

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