WASHINGTON — Opponents of President Obama’s decision to allow young illegal immigrants a reprieve to stay in this country are trying to undo that move in Congress.

Senh: This sounds like just political posturing and will probably not pass the House since Republicans are mixed on the issue.

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    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Congress Passes Bill to End Flight Delays
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    11/21/2015 - 9:26 am | View Link
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    11/20/2015 - 3:08 pm | View Link
  • Congress votes for the American SAFE Act, but is it really safe? -
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    11/20/2015 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • House GOP's cynical immigration act: Column
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    01/16/2015 - 8:06 am | View Link
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    01/14/2015 - 6:43 am | View Link
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    01/14/2015 - 4:08 am | View Link
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    01/13/2015 - 2:50 pm | View Link
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  • Huddle
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  • Speaker Blog |
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    11/23/2015 - 10:52 am | View Website
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    11/23/2015 - 6:49 am | View Website
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  • Boehner warns House GOP will be weaker without immigration ...
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