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Jeb Bush raps federal lawmakers for inaction on immigration
Jeb Bush raps federal lawmakers for inaction on immigration

After the Florida House on Friday gave final approval to a bill granting in-state tuition to the children of some immigrants in the country illegally, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush used the occasion to criticize Washington lawmakers — including members of his own party — for inaction on immigration reform. “Florida succeeded in doing what the federal government has failed to do — take real steps to address our nation's serious immigration challenges,” Bush said in a statement after the final vote. Bush’s comments were in keeping with his outspokenness on immigration as he mulls a 2016 presidential run — testing his ability to win over the conservative elements of his party who dominate...

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