TITLE

President Obama's Immigration Plan Goes After Felons, Not Families (UPDATED)

AUTHOR(S)
SHAN, JANET
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;11/20/2014, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the immigration plan of the U.S. President Barack Obama, which will protect five million illegal immigrants and shift focus to felons, suspected terrorists and gang members. It explores the remarks by President Obama rejecting claims he is offering a free pass to undocumented immigrants and arguing that the real amnesty would leave a broken system. It also discusses the impact of the immigration plan to Republicans who tried to avoid the issue in 2014.
ACCESSION #
99583684

 

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