U.S. Appeals Court to Hear Obama Immigration Challenge on May 4

Reuters reports that a U.S. appeals court in Washington said on Tuesday it would hear oral arguments on May 4 in a challenge against President Obama’s immigration executive actions. Last week, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) requested an emergency stay to put on hold a Texas judge’s decision that temporarily blocked Obama’s actions. The executive orders have also become a flashpoint in Congress where House Republicans unsuccessfully threatened to withhold funding from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) if provisions were not included to block Obama’s actions.

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