Faith leaders offer prayers for immigration reform at Obama meeting Staff
Posted: Nov 13, 2013 1:35 PM
President Obama at the White House Wednesday hosted faith leaders who “offered prayers that we as a nation would achieve” comprehensive immigration reform, hoping to pressure Republicans to act on the stalled legislation. The White House has reached out to religious groups, business interests and other Republican-aligned backers, trying to paint the House GOP as outside the mainstream on the issue of immigration.