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Congressman Carter holds town hall meeting on immigration reform

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Republican Congressman John Carter held a town hall meeting Thursday night in Belton. The main topic covered during the meeting was immigration reform.

There was some discussion between the audience and Carter, and Carter let them know immigration is not an issue that can be solved overnight. 

Carter supports those immigrants who come into the country legally, but acknowledges it can be a difficult and unfair process.

"If you try to come into this country legally, it has many road blocks and such a long waiting period, I would argue it's so broken that you can't do it."

According to Carter, Republicans and Democrats will have to put aside their problems and work together to find a solution that works for everyone.

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