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5:29 am
Fri October 25, 2013

House Unlikely To Turn To Immigration Anytime Soon

Originally published on Fri October 25, 2013 6:43 am

As House Republicans pummeled the White House at a hearing Thursday on the rocky online debut of federal insurance exchanges, President Obama tried changing the subject. He again urged Republicans in the House to do as the Senate has done and pass a broad rewrite of the nation's immigration laws. But the chances that could happen any time soon appear remote.