President Obama pledges to act without House Republicans on [amnesty] immigration

Article author: 
Jim Kuhnhenn and Erica Werner
Article publisher: 
The Denver Channel
Article date: 
30 June 2014
Article category: 
National News
Article Body: 

President Barack Obama says he's done waiting for House Republicans to act on immigration. He says he now plans to act on his own.

Obama announced his intention Monday to take executive action.

Obama says there are enough Republicans and Democrats in the House to pass an immigration bill today, and says he would sign it.

But Obama says he's waited for more than a year to give House Speaker John Boehner space to act. He says Boehner informed him last week that the House won't vote on immigration this year ...