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Raul Grijalva and 27 Other Democrats Call on Obama to Suspend Deportations



Congressman Raul Grijalva, a Democrat from southern Arizona, got 27 other congressional Democrats to sign on to a letter urging President Obama suspend deportations.

Grijalva and the other Dems want the Obama Administration's deferred-action program expanded, from just some young people brought to the country when they were younger, to all of the people who could potentially become citizens under immigration reform.

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Matthew Hendley
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