Washington (CNN) - In an election-year policy change, the Obama administration said Friday it will stop deporting young illegal immigrants who entered the United States as children if they meet certain requirements.
The shift on the politically volatile issue of immigration policy prompted immediate praise from Latino leaders who have criticized Congress and the White House for inaction, while Republicans reacted with outrage, saying the move amounts to amnesty - a negative buzz word among conservatives - and usurps congressional authority.
Wolf Blitzer's full interview with Janet Napolitano airs Friday afternoon on CNN's "Situation Room," from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. ETFULL STORY
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