LIers rally for immigration reform in Patchogue

Long Island faith, business and labor leaders came together today in the name of immigration reform. Many gathered at the Congregation Church in Patchogue today

Long Island faith, business and labor leaders came together in the name of immigration reform.

Long Island faith, business and labor leaders came together in the name of immigration reform. (8/29/13)

PATCHOGUE - Long Island faith, business and labor leaders came together today in the name of immigration reform.

Many gathered at the Congregation Church in Patchogue today to show their support for comprehensive immigration reform that includes a pathway to citizenship.

The bill made it through the Senate, but still has to be approved by the House of Representatives.

Officials say the majority of Americans support immigration reform.

Long Island Reps. Tim Bishop, Peter King and Carolyn McCarthy have promised to back the legislation in the House.
 

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