Thursday, January 23, 2014

Immigration Rising on House GOP Agenda - Obama backs off while States charge ahead

A crowd gathers on the National Mall for an immigration reform rally. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO

Conservative blogger Jennifer Rubin finds cause for optimism on the immigration reform front in the house as leaders begin to stake out positions:

The Hill also reports that the 3rd ranking House Republican is calling for legal status, but not citizenship, for undocumented immigrants:

Meanwhile, President Obama is holding off on taking any executive action to allow the House time to work out a deal:

Meanwhile, states have been taking action on immigration in the absence of a bill passing at the federal level;

Source: National Immigration Law Center

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