Trumka Says Injunction Against Obama’s Immigration Executive Action a ‘Temporary Setback’

February 17, 2015

A federal judge in Texas Monday temporarily blocked President Obama's November executive action on immigration. The judge’s action threatens immigration relief for as many as 4 million people. The Obama administration will appeal the ruling. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka issued the following statement.

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