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Obama says time has come for US immigration overhaul

ByREUTERS
January 29, 2013 21:55

LAS VEGAS - US President Barack Obama appealed for a "common-sense" and comprehensive overhaul of US immigrations laws on Tuesday to help illegal immigrants "get on the right side of the law."

In a speech in Las Vegas, Obama said an overhaul would strengthen the US economy. He said some issues will be difficult to negotiate with Congress, but "now's the time" for change.

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