Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues
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NPR story on Obama speech on immigration overhaul on Tuesday http://n.pr/YgYHdM
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McCaul vows to unveil framework for border control in coming days | Government Security News

McCaul vows to unveil framework for border control in coming days | Government Security News | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Government Security News | (RT @thomasedyer: McCaul vows to unveil framework for border control in coming days http://t.co/ho4U33iV #infosec)
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STAVER: A Christian approach to immigration reform - Washington Times

STAVER: A Christian approach to immigration reform - Washington Times | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Americans are ready for just immigration reform that keeps our borders secure, respects the rule of law and creates a pathway to earned legal status for our hardworking neighbors who lack documentation.
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Lobbyists rush to shape immigration deal - The Hill

Lobbyists rush to shape immigration deal - The Hill | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Lobbyists are elbowing into the talks over immigration reform. Lobbyists are elbowing into the talks over immigration reform to ensure they aren’t left out in the cold when lawmakers move forward with legislation.
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"President Obama has called for same-sex families to be treated the same as heterosexual families during the immigration process, but the senators’ principles for reform did not address the issue."

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House opens first immigration hearing

House opens first immigration hearing | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
A series of immigration hearings starts in the House to examine a possible overhaul of the immigration system. http://t.co/JEJ7CjTC
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House set to hold hearing on US immigration system

House set to hold hearing on US immigration system | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Lawmakers focus on pathway to citizenship, border (House set to hold hearing on US immigration system: Focus on path to citizenship, border http://t.co/zjNMsRrW)...
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Rasmussen: Real Border Control Has to Come First in Any Immigration Deal

Rasmussen: Real Border Control Has to Come First in Any Immigration Deal | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
A bipartisan group of eight U.S. senators has proposed an immigration reform plan that appears to broadly reflect what voters would like to see. But there's a catch. Most Americans (56 percent) want our nation to have a welcoming policy of...
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The Morning Plum: Immigration reform in jeopardy?

House Republicans are not prepared to support a path to citizenship -- another reminder of just how hard the road to real reform remains.
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"Unlike the Senate plan, the House proposal won’t contain a path to citizenship."

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Goodlatte not sold on Senate immigration plan

Goodlatte not sold on Senate immigration plan | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., questions a Senate proposal to give the nation's 11 million illegal immigrants a pathway to citizenship.
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'Now is the time' to act: Obama tells plan for path to citizenship

'Now is the time' to act: Obama tells plan for path to citizenship | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Obama’s announcement came one week after a coalition of local organizations, including the Central Coast Alliance United for a Sustainable Economy (CAUSE), called for comprehensive immigration reform on the steps of Ventura City Hall.
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Unions Seize on Immigration Debate

Unions Seize on Immigration Debate | Obama outlines immigration overhaul blueprint, avoids big issues | Scoop.it
Labor unions are throwing their political muscle behind lawmakers' efforts to overhaul immigration regulations, with the hope that organizing immigrant workers can swell unions' shrinking ranks.
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