Take Two for May 20, 2013

Immigration reform proposal encourages Canadians to retire in the US

Aerialist Nik Wallenda Attempts To Cross Niagara Falls On A Tightrope

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A tour boat heads past Niagara Falls on the U.S.-Canada border June 15, 2012 as seen from from Niagara Falls, New York.

Lets call it the snowbird provision. Buried in more than 800 pages of the immigration reform legislation currently under debate, is a proposal that would allow Canadians to visit second homes in the US for up to eight months a year. 

It's one of two proposals in the bill aimed at boosting foreign retirements here. From the Fronteras Desk in Phoenix, Jude Joffe-Block reports.

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