Eight senators have released their "framework" for immigration reform, which you can read here. Their "four pillars":
This is progress, but I still hate that attitude that says we have to be "tough" on illegal immigrants. They broke the law, so they must suffer! They came here to work and prosper, just like my ancestors; Americans hired them; they settled down and built lives. Seems to me that years of uncertainty and inability to complain about poor working conditions or missed paychecks is suffering enough.