White House says leaked immigration plan a backup if Congress doesn't actPublished: Feb 19, 2013 8:00 am By: Andrew Rafferty
"President Barack Obama’s draft immigration proposal is nothing more than a backup plan in case Congress fails to produce comprehensive legislation of their own, a White House official said Monday.
“The administration will be ready to move forward in the event the bipartisan process gets bogged down and is not able to produce a bill,” the administration official said. “But our focus remains on supporting the congressional process.”"
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