Much of the debate over Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, announced Thursday, has been about his decision to act unilaterally rather than discussing the merits of the changes themselves. A NBC/WSJ poll released on the eve of the announcement found that 48 percent of Americans were opposed to Obama’s approach.
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