Latino.foxnews.com reports that President Obama is pushing immigration reform into high gear. The article reports the following:
With House Republicans holding the fate of immigration reform, for now, in their hands, President Barack Obama is turning to Latinos for help.
Obama is scheduled do interviews from the White House Tuesday with Spanish language television stations from Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles and New York. The White House says the president will argue that immigration reform is in line with the nation’s values and in the country’s economic interests.
Obama’s personal appeals come amid deep uncertainty over the future of the immigration overhaul that is a centerpiece of the president’s second term agenda.
The Senate has passed a sweeping bill but GOP leaders in the House say that legislation is flawed. House Speaker John Boehner says many of his members want to deal with immigration but in a methodical, step-by-step fashion.
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