President Barack Obama speaks to the American people tonight on live TV and the Internet to explain his Immigration Executive action he is taking.
Key Points Just Released By The White House in a press release one hour before his live remarks:
President Obama’s executive actions to affect five million undocumented immigrants.
Obama pushes “commonsense, middle ground approach … If you meet the criteria, you can come out of the shadows and get right with the law.”
Obama defends his immigration plan as lawful, tells congressional opponents: pass a bill.
Obama to order officers to deport “felons not families” in action that will shield 5 million undocumented immigrants.
President Obama’s immigration orders will spare 5 million in US illegally, mostly parents, from deportations.