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The order also stalled a new policy, Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents, or DAPA, which
The president said earlier this week that he remains confident the policies are lawful and will eventually be allowed to
That could complicate the administration's efforts to go on the offense. Certainly, Obama, Democrats and advocates have work
Republicans have vowed to fight against the executive actions on immigration, and some are pushing for language in funding
"I'm going to act because it's the right thing for the country," Obama said. "But it's going to be more sustainable and more
But notably, the president did not ask for changes to the 2008 law to be part of the emergency supplemental he requested
Obama criticized Republicans who say they can't do anything on immigration because of the crisis, and said they're using
In a new step-by-step video, the White House lays out its argument for why immigration reform would be good news for the
With a vote of 82 to 15, the bill advanced into debate. The video, titled "White House Staff: Our American Stories," opens
White House press secretary Jay Carney said on Wednesday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement made its decision to release some immigrants from detention without White House involvement.
"This decision reflects the lack of resource prioritization within the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and
WASHINGTON -- White House press secretary Jay Carney said Tuesday that the Obama administration has been engaged with the
Conservative lawmakers kicked off the new legislative session with a grandiose reading of the Constitution in the House, and then quickly settled down to shred its most important provisions.
The Obama administration has changed the nation's immigration enforcement strategy in ways that will reduce the threat of
Watch video of Brewer's remarks outside the White House on Thursday: "I feel very confident about what we have done in the