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Transcript of President Obama's immigration speech
Transcript of President Obama's immigration speech

From The White House: 8:01 P.M. EST   THE PRESIDENT:  My fellow Americans, tonight, I’d like to talk with you about immigration.   For more than 200 years, our tradition of welcoming immigrants from around the world has given us a tremendous advantage over other nations.  It’s kept us youthful, dynamic, and entrepreneurial.  It has shaped our character as a people with limitless possibilities — people not trapped by our past, but able to remake ourselves as we choose.   But today, our immigration system is broken — and everybody knows it.    Families who enter our country the right way and play by the rules watch others flout...