Take Two for February 5, 2013

House Judiciary Committee hosts its own hearings on immigration reform

Eric Holder Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee

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Attorney General Eric Holder arrives at a House Judiciary Committee hearing at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, June 7, 2012 in Washington, DC. Oversight members will be hearing testimony on the initiatives of the U.S. Department of Justice.

A bipartisan group of House lawmakers meet today for their first full hearing on immigration. The President and a group of senators have already publicly outlined framework for immigration reform.

Lesser known, is the secretive work of a group of House negotiators who've been hustling behind the scenes to come up with their own plan. Here with more is KPCC's Washington correspondent Kitty Felde, who has been sitting in on the House Judiciary Committee hearing this morning. 


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