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Current Event June 13, 2014

Republican House Leader Loses Seat to Challenger Because of Immigration Reform


In a surprise upset, Republican House Leader Eric Cantor lost his re-election bid to a Tea Party-backed candidate. Political analysts say one of the reasons he lost was his moderate stand on immigration reform. Listen to this radio story to find out what this means for immigration reform.

Civics/Government

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AIR DATE: 06/12/2014


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