GOP comfortable ignoring Obama pleas to move to immigration reform

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For President Obama and advocates hoping for a House vote on immigration reform this year, the reality is simple: Fat chance.

Obama has, repeatedly since the shutdown, sought to turn the nation’s focus to immigration reform and pressure Republicans to take up the Senate’s bill, or something similar.

But there are no signs that Republicans are feeling any pressure.