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Obama's immigration announcement draws praise and bitter criticism
Obama's immigration announcement draws praise and bitter criticism

President Obama's announcement that he would take executive action to allow up to 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally to stay and work drew quick reaction across the political spectrum Thursday. Here's a sampling: Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.): "I applaud President Obama for stepping up and taking bold and constitutional action to bring people out of the shadows, thereby strengthening our economy and keeping families from being torn apart. These steps will increase border security and hold people accountable by requiring them to undergo background checks and pay taxes." Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), on Twitter: "I support the president's...

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