Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is pushing what some call a "poison pill" amendment. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File)

CHICAGO – Compromise.

They didn’t use the word but that’s what Mike Aitken of the Society of Human Resource Management and Lynn Shotwell of the American Council on International Personnel seemed to agree employers would see happen in the next couple of weeks, as lawmakers in the U.S. House and Senate negotiate a comprehensive overhaul of the immigration system.

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