Obama Pro-Immigration Before Congressional Hispanic Caucus
September 15, 2011 § Leave a comment
US President Barack Obama said that reforming the nation’s immigration system is central to repairing its economy, while calling on Congress to pass his jobs bill and the DREAM act. The president made the remarks while addressing the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s (CHCI) 34th Annual Awards Gala in Washington, D.C. “We are at a critical time in our country,” Obama said in front of a crowd of about 3,000 people. “The fight that we are having right now, the fight to put people back to work … could not be more important for the Latino community and the people in this room.
He left out the part about deporting a million people since he took office.