facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Obama says it's time to get immigration reform done

Jan. 28, 2014 at 9:42 PM   |   Comments

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- President Obama said during his State of the Union address Tuesday night it's time for the United States to "fix our broken immigration system."

He said it is time to heed business leaders, labor leaders, faith leaders and law enforcement on immigration reform.

"Republicans and Democrats in the Senate have acted," he said. "I know that members of both parties in the House want to do the same.

"So let's get immigration reform done this year.

"Let's get it done. It's time."

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Texas man on trial for 'public execution' of drunk driver
2
Northrop Grumman developing reusable space plane for lifting spacecraft into orbit
3
Construction on Russian gas line to China slated for September
4
American photojournalist James Wright Foley executed by Islamic State
5
Britain pardons World War II code-breaker castrated for homosexuality
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback