Saturday, November 30, 2013

President, First Lady Visit Activists Fasting for Immigration Reform


On Friday, President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama visited with a group of activists who are fasting in Washington, D.C. in an effort to pressure Congress to pass an immigration bill. The Obamas praised organizers Eliseo Medina and Dae Joong Yoon and thanked "all of the fasters for their sacrifice and dedication, and told them that the country is behind them on immigration reform," according to a White House statement.

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