Obama To Use Executive Actions To Advance Immigration Reform

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July 03, 2014 AT 11:10 AM
A White House official said, that President Barack Obama will announce on Monday his intention to take executive action to address the "broken" U.S. immigration system. Republican John Boehner, speaker of the House of Representatives, informed Obama last week that the House would not vote on immigration reform this year, the official said, effectively killing chances that a broad bill passed by the Senate would become law. Obama is scheduled to speak at 2:50 p.m. EDT.