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  1. GOP Ticked Off Over Immigration

    He may not be a king or an emperor, but President Obama stands by his decision to use executive action to protect up to five million illegal immigrants from deportation. The plan, laid out Thursday night, has been slammed by Republicans, who are threatening everything from defunding the proposal, which they can’t do, to passing an immigration bill of their own, which they can. But unless Congress manages to pass legislation with uncharacteristic speed, we can expect immigration to be front and center in 2016.

    NYT, LA Times, The Guardian

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