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  • FILE - In this May 11, 2010 file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member, Republican Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., left, and Democrat Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., confer before an Immigration hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. As the Senate Judiciary Committee prepares to begin voting this week on far-reaching immigration legislation, advocates are watching warily to see whether relatively tame opposition balloons into the kind of fierce resistance that killed Congress' last attempt to overhaul the

    Advocates are watching warily to see whether relatively tame opposition balloons into the kind of fierce resistance that killed Congress' last attempt.

    LAST UPDATE : May 06, 2013, 11:34 AM EDT
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  • FILE – In this Jan. 28, 2013, file photo Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., center, speaks at a Capitol Hill news conference on immigration legislation with a members of a bipartisan group of leading senators, including, from left, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. and Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., in Washington. Tens of thousands are expected to rally in dozens of cities from New York to Bozeman, Mont., on Wednesday in what has become an annual cry for easing the nation's immigration laws. The r

    Tens of thousands of people are expected to rally in dozens of cities in what has become an annual cry for easing the nation's immigration laws.

    LAST UPDATE : May 01, 2013, 11:50 AM EDT
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  • President Barack Obama answering questions during his new conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

    Second-term president struggling to corral support for his agenda and frustrated with (most) of the opposition, which remains in lock-step against him.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 30, 2013, 9:19 PM EDT
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