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Republican Senators Announce Amendment To Immigration Legislation That Calls For More Border Security

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Republican senators looking for a compromise on immigration reform announced an amendment Thursday that would increase border security.

The deal was introduced on the Senate floor Thursday afternoon.

It calls for doubling border patrol agents, building 700 new miles of fencing, and spending billions to deploy high-tech tools like drones, radar and seismic monitoring.

A final vote on the legislation is expected by the end of next week.

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