Washington Week

From the Vault: Bush’s Immigration Defeat

Clip: Season 2013 | 3m 58s

This week President Obama praised a bipartisan immigration plan that would address the issue of 11 million undocumented immigrants. Six years ago, President George W. Bush's attempt at an immigration bill collapsed in the Senate, exposing a deep lack of support among his own party. We look back to our June 29, 2007 show, where Doyle McManus explains why Bush’s immigration reform efforts failed.

Aired: 01/30/13

Rating: NR

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Washington Week came on the air February 23, 1967. In the 50 years that followed, we covered a lot of history-making events. Read up on 10 of the biggest stories Washington Week covered in its first 50 years.

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