According to recent press reports, there is still hope for some type of immigration reform legislation in 2014. News outlets have reported that Speaker of the House John Boehner recently met with fell GOP members, and advised them that a document outlining principles of immigration reform would be released soon.
Separately, the President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently stated that 2014 would be the year that the Chamber concentrates its efforts on making certain that immigration reform legislation passes. With mid-term elections coming up, it is certain to be an interesting year, as many experts have expressed the view that it is now or never for comprehensive immigration reform.
Immigration reform remains in the balance, though many remain hopeful that some type of immigration reform legislation will pass during 2014. Stay tuned to our website for further updates.