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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Marisa Franco
The Obama administration carved out yet another category of illegal immigrants it says it will no longer deport — in this case saying that relatives of U.S. troops and veterans who previously served can apply to stay in the country.
President Obama faces an increasingly tough tightrope on immigration, with advocacy groups demanding he take the lead on the issue but Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill saying the more involved he gets, the less likely a deal becomes.
“We applaud the step and it underscores the truth that the president can and should do more, for all families,” said Marisa Franco, an organizer for the National Day Laborer Organization, which has been staging protests of Mr. Obama’s deportation policies.