Obama Announces Executive Action on ImmigrationThe president is setting new enforcement priorities that could make it easier for many more people in the U.S. illegally to stay in the country.
Report: Obama Doesn't Invite Top Republican Leaders To Attend Immigration Dinner With Dems At White HouseAs many as 5 million people in the country illegally would be spared from deportation and made eligible for work permits but not entitled to federal benefits — including health care tax credits — under President Barack Obama's immigration plan, officials said Wednesday.
Obama to Delay Immigration Action Until After November ElectionsCaught between competing political demands over immigration, President Barack Obama will now wait until after the November election to take executive action that could shield millions of immigrants from deportation and ignite a clash over the extent of his presidential authority.
Obama Taking Executive Action To Improve Mental Well-Being Of VetsThree months after a veterans' health care scandal rocked his administration, President Barack Obama is taking executive action to improve the mental well-being of veterans.
Reid: Boehner 'Spooked' Out of Immigration Reform By Tea PartySenate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., expressed support for President Obama’s use of executive action on immigration legislation, saying that the real “failure of leadership” is with House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio., for being “spooked” into a corner by Tea Party conservatives.
Biden Reports Progress On Gun Violence Executive Actions The White House is reporting progress on President Barack Obama's initiatives to reduce gun violence, but says the most important step would be getting a reluctant Congress to pass new firearms laws.