Sen. Mike Lee: Most House Republicans want ‘step-by-step’ immigration reform

MLSen. Mike Lee said Monday that most House Republicans do in fact want some form of immigration reform passed — just not the all-encompassing legislation approved by the Senate last year. “I think most members of [House Speaker John A. Boehner ‘s] Republican conference would be willing and eager

“I think the biggest reason why some of his colleagues in the House might feel that way is that they’re being told, look, you’ve got to pass all of this ‘Gang of Eight’ immigration bill, all 1,200 pages of it, or you’ve got to pass nothing,” Mr. Lee said.” “People don’t like to be told that because it’s not a good way to go.”

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