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Why Obama ultimately will win on immigration

Posted by New Leaders Council 4 Admin on February 25, 2015 at 9:35 AM

Simon Rosenberg, President of NDN, pens a compelling narrative for the upcoming success of President Obama's immigration plan. Read the story published on February 24, 2015 for MSNBC. 

MSNBC’s televised town hall discussion with President Obama on Wednesday comes at a critical juncture in the debate over how to best improve our immigration system.

Last week, a federal judge in Texas blocked the implementation of parts of the president’s executive actions on immigration, which would provide deportation relief for millions. And this week, congressional Republicans may recklessly allow the Department of Homeland Security to shut down, endangering our border, cyber security and counter-terrorism operations, in order to register a symbolic protest.

So where are we heading in this debate, and what will the president say later this week?

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