Conyers: Farmers Fear House Immigration Plan

July 8, 2013

Congress returns from its holiday recess this week. Members of the Republican-led US House are debating revisions to immigration reform already passed by the Democratic-controlled Senate. One amendment approved by the House Judiciary Committee – known as the SAFE Act – would effectively turn millions of undocumented immigrants into criminals overnight. But the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary committee -- Congressman John Conyers of Detroit -- tells WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter he fears the SAFE Act could set the stage for a massive increase in racial profiling by the government…