House Rejects President Obama’s Immigration Reform


House Dumps Key Obama Immigration Reforms

Bill would expose ‘DREAMers’ to deportation, has little chance in Senate

In an assault on one of President Obama’s top domestic priorities, House Republicans approved measures today that would overturn his immigration actions and remove protections for immigrants brought illegally to the country as children. Despite a White House veto threat, Republicans attached language blocking Obama’s immigration initiatives to legislation providing nearly $40 billion to finance the Homeland Security Department through the rest of the budget year. The broader bill was expected to be approved later in the day. One amendment that passed 237-190 would undo executive actions that Obama announced in November to provide temporary deportation relief to some 4 million immigrants in the country illegally Read more here…

http://www.newser.com/story/201276/house-dumps-key-obama-immigration-reforms.html

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