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President Trump announces end to immigration program

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, President Donald Trump announced that he was pushing forward the cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program,  more commonly known as DACA. The DACA Program was instated in June of 2012 under the Obama administration. The program worked to protect children who were brought into the United States by their immigrant parents.   DACA came as an aid to those children to ...

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President Trump announces end to immigration program

On Tuesday,  Sept. 5, President Donald Trump announced that he was pushing forward the cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program,  more commonly known as DACA. The DACA program was instated in June of 2012 under the Obama administration. The program worked to protect children who were brought ...

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President Obama not serious about change, Republicans say following State of Union

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said it’s time to turn the page after years of economic hardship at home and wars overseas. But Republicans in charge of Congress say the voters already took care of that last November — and they’re the proof. “Much of what he did tonight … new ...

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Obama defends decision to delay immigration action

JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Saturday that the surge of immigrant children entering the U.S. illegally changed the politics surrounding the issue of immigration and led him to put off a pledge to use executive action that could shield millions of people from deportation. ...

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Senate chairman calls for action on immigration

Associated Press WASHINGTON  — The Senate opened its first hearing on a comprehensive immigration overhaul Wednesday, February 13, with a call from a committee chairman for swift action on a pathway to citizenship for the nation’s 11 million illegal immigrants. Tensions quickly emerged as shouting protesters interrupted the hearing and ...

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Senate chairman calls for action on immigration

Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Senate opened its first hearing on a comprehensive immigration overhaul Wednesday, February 13, with a call from a committee chairman for swift action on a pathway to citizenship for the nation’s 11 million illegal immigrants. Tensions quickly emerged as shouting protesters interrupted the hearing and ...

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