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John Boehner: Immigration Reform 'Needs To Get Done,' But It's Obama's Fault If It Doesn't

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) laid down a line Thursday on immigration reform: the president must prove he will enforce immigration law or the House won't pass anything.<p>"There's widespread doubt about whether this administration can be trusted to enforce our laws, and it's going …

John Boehner’s Immigration Nihilism

Was John Boehner, the Speaker of the House, ever going to help get immigration reform through Congress? He tossed aside the idea at a press conference on Thursday, saying that it would be “difficult to move any immigration legislation” until, in effect, the Republican Party changed its mind about …

Boehner suggests immigration reform will not pass this year

The prospects for meaningful reform to the US immigration system were dealt a blow on Thursday as House speaker John Boehner warned that any legislation “would be difficult to pass this year”.<p>Boehner had raised expectations in the White House that a deal was achievable after criticising more …