Advertising Console

    Inside Story Americas - Pushing for reform

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    This has been an important week for three key issues in Washington. President Obama has expressed his anger as gun control legislation fails in the Senate. Immigrant rights activists expressed their disappointment at a bipartisan immigration reform plan that promises millions of dollars to secuity contractors but huge hurdles to citizenship; and a bill that allows the government to monitor internet usage without a warrant passes in the House of Representatives, has raised great concerns. So where are the new reforms heading? And what impact will these ones have in the american society?