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Texas, Oklahoma threaten suits to block Obama immigration plan
Texas, Oklahoma threaten suits to block Obama immigration plan

As President Obama left Friday for Las Vegas to rally support for his executive actions on immigration, local officials in Arizona, Texas and Oklahoma moved to the courts to block the plan. Obama on Thursday announced that he would set in motion a government program that will allow as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants to remain in the country and work legally without threat of deportation. The action is unilateral and limited, coming after the Senate passed a broad immigration overhaul that stalled in the GOP-controlled House. At a televised morning news conference, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said he had told Obama that his unilateral action would damage the presidency...

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