The Senate Speaks

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Sat, Oct 12

2:30pm

The Senate Speaks

Michael CameriniShari Robertson 2013
USA | 96 minutes

Filmmakers Michael Camerini and Shari Robertson in person!

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As 2006 begins, Senator Kennedy is back in action, trying to gain bipartisan support for an immigration bill. But the House acts first, passing a harsh bill with no amnesty that threatens anyone who helps illegal immigrants. There are rallies all over the country urging the Senate to act. The senators and their aides work on a compromise that could actually pass unless, as Kennedy fears, politics trumps policy.

Series: NYFF51: How Democracy Works Now

Venue: Francesca Beale Theater

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