Obama On Immigration: I'll Act On My Own

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July 01, 2014 AT 7:50 AM
Conceding defeat on a top domestic priority, President Barack Obama blamed a Republican "year of obstruction" for the demise of sweeping immigration legislation on Monday and said he would take new steps without Congress to fix as much of the system as he can on his own. The president said, "The only thing I can't do is stand by and do nothing." But he gave few hints about what steps he might take by executive action.