TITLE

House Votes On Immigration

AUTHOR(S)
Investor's Business Daily
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;12/8/2014, pB02
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
6 The House voted 219-197 to block Pres. Obama's executive actions on immigration. The largely symbolic vote mostly fell on partisan lines. Meanwhile, Obama told business leaders he was open to a short-term deal to extend certain tax breaks set to expire. His veto threat spiked a previous tax deal.
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