(Washington, DC) -- Senator Kelly Ayotte says a "trust deficit" is delaying immigration reform in the House. The New Hampshire Republican told CBS' "Face the Nation" that President Obama's threat of using executive action to bypass Congress is raising concern among GOP members.
Appearing on the same program, Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin of Illinois criticized Republicans for using the President's words as an excuse for delaying the bill.
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Senator Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire says President Obama is alienating Republicans
Democratic Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois says there is no excuse for Republicans to not pass the Senate immigration bill.
Durbin says the Tea Party was trying to tease Democrats on passing the Senate immigration bill.
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