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Topic - Miriam Rojas
Thousands of immigrant rights activists rallied on the lawn in front of Capitol Hill on Wednesday, saying Hispanic voters delivered for President Obama last year and now want to cash in on his promise to legalize many of the estimated 11 million in the U.S. illegally.
She said she wanted the president to step up pressure on lawmakers.
"He was doing good, but he needs to push it more," she said. "He can talk to Congress and push harder. I think he can do more."