Immigration reformers ask Obama for time

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By SEUNG MIN KIM | 5/27/14 3:22 PM EDT

A growing chorus of immigration groups is sending the same message to President Barack Obama: No executive action until August at the earliest to allow Congress time to act.

The coalition of influential advocacy organizations – spanning religious groups to labor – issued a statement Tuesday that urged the House Republican leadership to act on immigration during a “real window of opportunity” from now until August. During that time, Obama should hold off on announcing any changes to how his administration enforces immigration laws, the groups said.

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