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A migrant worker in Finchville, Kentucky.

Photograph by Luke Sharrett/Getty Images

A migrant worker in Finchville, Kentucky.

Obama to CEOs: Immigration Adds $850 Bln to Balance, $1.4 Tln GDP

President Barack Obama, who is asking Congress to finish work on a revision of immigration laws this year, is huddling today with the leaders of major companies that have an interest in the cause. The invited included manufacturers and financiers...

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Union Station in Washington.

Photograph by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Union Station in Washington.

Amtrak CEO Running on Lame-Duck House Chairman’s Borrowed Time

Rep. John Mica may not be able to yank the Transportation Security Administration’s chain during his final month as chairman of the House transportation committee. But he’s still got Amtrak. Mica, the Florida Republican who ceded his bid to remain...

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