As of November 2014, according to National Public Radio, President Obama plans to use executive action to reform immigration policies. This eliminates the need for Congress to pass immigration reform, although President ... More » Government & Politics Immigration

The Immigration Reform bill is a set of proposals intended to amend the U.S. immigration system, explains the American Immigration Council. The bill is also known as S.744, or the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, a... More » Government & Politics Immigration

President Obama issued the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy in 2012, which allowed children who came to America prior to June 15, 2007 to apply for deportation deferment and for work visas. In 2014, he attem... More »

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