Closely Watching Immigration Reform Legislation

By Jorge Avellan

July 1, 2013 Updated Jul 1, 2013 at 10:21 PM EDT

DETROIT, Mi. (TV 20 News at Ten) --- Thousands of undocumented immigrants in Metro Detroit remain hopeful that federal officials in Washington D.C. will pass some kind of immigration reform to help them obtain legal status.

That optimism grew last week when the U.S. Senate approved bills that favor millions of undocumented immigrants in the country.

Our Jorge Avellan spoke with a local teen who wants an immigration reform to not only continue with her education but to also bring a sense of peace to her life.

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