Hillary Clinton Vows To Expand Immigration Reform If Elected

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Borrowing a page from President Barack Obama’s election playbook, Hillary Clinton pledged Tuesday to support sweeping immigration reform, reportsThe Huffington Post.

Obama, who scored big with Hispanic voters in both elections, has been a big proponent of immigration reform, promulgating extensive deportation relief policies to the ire of Republicans, who have tried to stall his efforts.

Now, Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate and former U.S. Secretary of State, says not only does she back Obama’s immigration reform policies, but she would expand them if elected. She made the pledge while speaking at an event with young undocumented immigrants at Las Vegas? Rancho High School, the report says.

From the Huffington Post:

On deportation relief, Clinton said she would do something that Obama hasn?t: extend protections to the parents of Dreamers, the young undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children. She said…

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