Demonstrators to rally for immigration reform

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 8:34am

A march for immigration reform will be held Wednesday in South El Paso.  The Border Network for Human Rights organized the rally as part of a national day of action.

Hundreds of demonstrators are also expected to rally at the nation's capital Wednesday.  The will urge Congress to find a path to citizenship for the estimated 11-million people who have come to the United States illegally.  The group of eight senators working on a compromise could announce a bill as early as Thursday.

Demonstrators in El Paso will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Armijo Park, located at the corner of 7th St. and Campbell.  The march starts at noon.

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