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Senate immigration bill may be unveiled next week

Negotiators for Republicans and Democrats say they

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Negotiators for Republicans and Democrats say they've reached agreement on the major elements of a Senate immigration bill they're expected to unveil next week.

The landmark legislation would overhaul legal immigration programs, require all employers to verify the legal status of their workers, greatly boost border security and put may of the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally on a path to citizenship.

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