Plan would defer more deportations, recognize ‘productive’ immigrants.
"They’re gonna have access to all sorts of military weaponry," said Rep. Mo Brooks (Ala.).
Blake Farenthold said legislation providing a path to citizenship is "potentially doable."
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced the added security during a Texas trip.
Each person has qualified for the government’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival.
Clinton said opponents are "scared" and don't understand U.S. is a nation of immigrants.
The Republican former governor said the issue will spill into 2015.
The group slammed the Speaker for "attacking conservatives" on immigration reform.
"And so why don’t we give them a path to citizenship," he asked.
The Speaker said the orders will make implementing immigration reform “almost impossible.”
Activists held several protests in Washington this week as the House wraps up for the year.
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Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) expressed disappointment with Obama's decision.
Rep. Paul Gosar is calling on FEMA to set up shelters in the immigrants' home countries.
“I think that’s in our national interest,” he said.
The “conundrum” right now, Paul said, is the “humanitarian disaster” on the border.
He said immigration stance was the “clear differentiator” in his defeat of Cantor.
"It’s going to get done,” Becerra said.
"I don’t think there will be a single bill as the Speaker has mentioned," he said.
"Here's the attitude. 'Ohhhh. Don't make me do this. Ohhhh. This is too hard,' " he said.
Though a current bill is stalled in the House, some in the GOP are still pushing reform.
For a second time, Boehner's time at Pete's Diner is interrupted.
Michelle Obama recognized the group of activists fasting for immigration reform on the Mall.
A meeting planned for Tuesday between President Obama and a House Republican supporter of...