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Executive Action on Immigration: A Resource Page

On November 20, 2014, President Obama stated “Now, I continue to believe that the best way to solve this problem is by working together to pass that kind of common sense law. But until that happens, there are actions I have the legal authority to take as Presidentthe same kinds of actions taken by Democratic and Republican presidents before methat will help make our immigration system more fair and more just.”

The resources below provide information on how the President Obama’s executive action will impact millions of undocumented immigrants, the historical precedent of executive action on immigration, and its legality.

American Immigration Council Resources on President Obama's Executive Action on Immigration:

Impact of Executive Action on Immigration by State

Historical Precedent of Executive Action on Immigration:

American Immigration Council Statements on President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration:

Government Resources on Executive Action:

Resources for Potential Executive Action Recipients:

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