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Explaining House Republicans’ fight over immigration

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) (C) attends  a news conference with Republican leaders on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas - RC1C28E20430

Senior Fellow Sarah Binder explains the cleavage between moderate and conservative House members over the various immigration bills being debated in Congress, including the Dreamers bill.

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