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Letter: President Barack Obama's immigration policy

Published: Sunday, June 24 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

President Barack Obama announces that the U.S. government will stop deporting and begin granting work permits to younger illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and have since led law-abiding lives, Friday, June 15, 2012, in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington.

Haraz N. Ghanbari, Associated Press

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I am a Republican who is grateful for President Barack Obama's change to immigration policy. I hope this leads Congress to pass the DREAM Act. I believe the young people who were brought into this country as underage, undocumented immigrants deserve a pathway to citizenship in the country where they were raised.

Suzi Johnson

Kaysville

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