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First Word: Obama’s backup immigration plan

The Obama administration is downplaying its draft immigration proposal, saying it's only a plan B if lawmakers don't come up with their own sweeping bill.
/ Source: The Last Word

The Obama administration is downplaying its draft immigration proposal, saying it's only a plan B if lawmakers don't come up with their own sweeping bill.

The Obama administration is downplaying its draft immigration proposal, saying it’s only a plan B if lawmakers don’t come up with their own sweeping bill. The president’s plan obtained by USA Today would reportedly allow illegal immigrants to become legal permanent residents after eight years.

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