Obama Getting Close to 1 Million Deportations

How you respond to President Barack Obama's record on immigration depends on where you fall on the political spectrum, says Mother Jones blogger Adam Serwer.

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In a blog entry at Mother Jones, Adam Serwer reviews President Barack Obama's deportation record.

The Obama administration has deported close to one million undocumented immigrants since January 2009, according to recently updated statistics from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement ...

How you react to Obama's record on deportation depends where you are on the political spectrum. The GOP has been accusing the administration for months of instituting "de-facto amnesty" even as deportation numbers skyrocketed, while liberals and the Spanish-language press have been attacking the administration for breaking its promises.

Read Adam Serwer's entire blog entry at Mother Jones.

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