Obama Says House 'piecemeal' Approach Acceptable If It Includes Pathway To Citizenship For Undocumented

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September 19, 2013 AT 12:58 PM
Republicans in the House have rejected the Senate's comprehensive bill on immigration reform and pursued small, single-action bills instead. President Barack Obama said that approach was acceptable as long as the series of bills resolved "central issues", including extending a path to citizenship for the nation's undocumented immigrants, streamlining the legal immigration system, securing the border, and ensuring employers don't hire workers illegally.