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Cantor Applauds Obama's Immigration Push

11:37 AM, Jan 29, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
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House majority leader Eric Cantor applauded President Obama's push for so-called immigration reform in last night's State of the Union Address:

"Independent economists say immigration reform will grow our economy and shrink our deficits by almost $1 trillion in the next two decades.  And for good reason:  When people come here to fulfill their dreams -- to study, invent, contribute to our culture -- they make our country a more attractive place for businesses to locate and create jobs for everybody.  So let’s get immigration reform done this year. Let’s get it done. It’s time," said Obama.

Cantor applauded:

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