- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not votedIntroducedFebruary 23rd, 2015
President Obama’s executive actions on immigration were beyond the scope of his authority. States and federal judges have already temporarily blocked their implementation on those grounds. Federal agencies shouldn't spend taxpayer dollars on programs that courts believe were implemented improperly.
The President was well within his authority when he announced his executive actions on immigration. The undocumented immigrants in question are people who have contributed to the U.S. in immeasurably positive ways — they deserve to live, work, and prosper here without fear of deportation and with a path to citizenship.