Why It’s Not Easy Being Kelly Ayotte

The Republican senator is trying to bolster her centrist credentials ahead of a difficult re-election, but she’s getting blowback from conservatives.

FILE - In this March 15, 2013, file photo Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md. On a Sunday morning talk show June 9, 2013, Ayotte said she will back the bipartisan overhaul of the nation's immigration system. She said the immigration system is broken and needs to be fixed, and that the Senate proposal secures the border and provides a "tough but fair" way for immigrants to earn citizenship.
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