Clashes tying up border-funds bill, Boehner says

Posted: July 18, 2014 at 3:51 a.m.

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, raised doubts Thursday that Congress will be able to fulfill President Barack Obama's emergency funding request to address the growing influx of illegal aliens crossing the U.S.-Mexico border before lawmakers leave Washington for their summer recess.

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Exec: Wal-Mart localized immigration

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Walmart Vice President of Corporate Affairs Lee Culpepper (far right) listens during a U.S. Chamber of Commerce panel on how cities and businesses are welcoming immigrants. Joining him on the panel were St. Louis Mosaic Project Executive Director Betsy Cohen (left) and Idaho State Refugee Coordinator Jan Reeves.

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