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Obama Wants Immigration Overhaul Debate Within the Month

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Barack Obama greets new U.S. citizens after a naturalization ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Monday.

The legal immigration process also needs to be rewritten, he said, “so that our citizens don’t have to wait years before their loved ones are able to join them in America and so that we’re attracting the highly skilled entrepreneurs and engineers that are going to help create good-paying jobs and grow our economy.”

“Let’s get this done,” Obama said. “And let’s do it in a way that keeps faith with our history and our values.”

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