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March 25, 2009

Navarrette: Obama adds immigration to full agenda

RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR., The San Diego Union Tribune, March 24, 2009, 4:30 p.m.

"President Obama is either daring or foolhardy - or maybe a little of both.

Case in point: Although he has been criticized, even by supporters, for overloading his agenda, Obama recently signaled that, before the end of his first year in office, he'll take up no less challenging a cause than immigration reform.

That's what the president recently told the 24 members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus in an hourlong private meeting.

It is significant that, according to statements issued by caucus members, immigration was the only item on the agenda. Obama mentioned his planned trip to Mexico City next month, where he is due to meet with President Felipe Calderón to discuss how the neighboring countries can work together to achieve comprehensive immigration reform...".

at; http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/border/112814.php

Posted by VisaLawyer at March 25, 2009 08:36 AM

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