The Essential Workers Immigration Coalition (EWIC), in partnership with Greenberg Traurig, continues to monitor immigration at the border. Today, two border-state senators from two different parties came together to propose legislation to address the border issues. Many groups are praising this bipartisan effort. EWIC commends Sens. John Cornyn (R-TX) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) on the introduction of the Bipartisan Border Solutions Act of 2021, which would address the ongoing immigration crisis at the southern border. The legislation was introduced by Reps. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) and Tony Gonzales (R-TX) as a bipartisan/bicameral measure. The bill is limited in that it addresses border and asylum issues only. Click here to read the full article.