Obama to Republican critics on immigration: 'Pass a bill'

U.S. President Barack Obama pauses while speaking about immigration reform during a visit to Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, NevadaWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration with a challenge to House of Representatives Republicans: if you don't like it, do something. Obama was asked in an interview broadcast on Sunday about House Speaker John Boehner's assertion that he was acting like an emperor in using executive powers to tackle the issue of the 11 million immigrants living in America without documents. "Well, my response is pass a bill," Obama said in the interview with ABC's "This Week" taped on Friday. ...

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China: No more 'weird' buildings
The Chinese leadership has called for less "weird architecture" to be built in the country. Does it mean the end of unusual structures like these?

Can this make regular banks obsolete?
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President Obama Defends Use of Executive Action on Immigration

President Obama Defends Use of Executive Action on ImmigrationPresident Barack Obama defended his decision to use executive authority to enact changes to the U.S. immigration system during an exclusive interview for “This Week,” challenging Republican Speaker John Boehner to “pass a bill” if he was not satisfied with the president’s unilateral actions. “Congress...

SNL nails 'Schoolhouse Rock' parody - USA TODAY


SNL nails 'Schoolhouse Rock' parody
You remember the Schoolhouse Rock song, I'm Just a Bill , right? It's about the path a bill must take to become a law: Saturday Night Live parodied the popular civics song, by introducing Bobby Moynihan 's Executive Order into the mix. He interrupts Bill's ...
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Jeb Bush ignores family history
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's opposition to President Obama's executive action on deportations puts him in the uncomfortable position of running counter to policy moves taken by both his father and his brother during their presidencies.

The Napa Valley of the Caribbean?
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