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June 22, 2012 - Chron.com
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - A week after ordering a halt to the deportation of immigrant children, President Obama told Latino leaders Friday that Congress needs to change the immigration system to better reflect the nation's heritage.
June 22, 2012 - Fox News Latino
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – At a conference for Latino elected and appointed officials Friday, Barack Obama cast himself as the best choice for Hispanics in everything from the economy to immigration.
June 21, 2012 - CBS News
(CBS News) Mitt Romney was in a difficult position. As the presumptive Republican presidential nominee spoke before the conference of the National Association of Latino Elected Officials in Orlando, Romney had to navigate a fine line between appealing to his Republican base critical of illegal immig
June 21, 2012 - Fox News Latino
Before a national gathering of Latino leaders Thursday, Mitt Romney said that as President, he would give undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as minors the chance to stay in the country permanently --and an eventual path to U.
June 21, 2012 - Univision News
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday outlined his immigration stance while delivering a withering criticism of President Obama’s treatment of the Latino community during his first term.
June 21, 2012 - New York Times
Mitt Romney struck a more conciliatory tone toward illegal immigrants on Thursday than he took during the Republican primary season, but he backed only limited steps to address the concerns of many Hispanic voters as he confronted one of the trickiest issues in his efforts to build a broad general election coalition.
June 21, 2012 - ABC News
In a high-profile address to Latinos Thursday, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney said President Barack Obama had "failed to address immigration reform" after promising to do so during the 2008 campaign and vowed that, if elected, he would enact comprehensive measures that would enable families to remain together and improve economically.
June 18, 2012 - Commentary Magazine
No surprise here, as killing Sen. Marco Rubio’s proposed DREAM Act was exactly the point of Obama’s announcement on Friday. But it certainly is interesting that the same guy who took to the pages of Time today to urge Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform is the same guy who has been fra
June 18, 2012 - Fox News Latino
With less than six months until Election Day, courageous leadership is driving courageous action. The result is Friday’s immigration policy change, which will help keep bright young people with their families and contributing to our country.
June 18, 2012 - NationalJournal.com
The president said last year that he was constrained by Congress and the Constitution, but he changed his mind.