Obama's legacy: immigration stands as most glaring failure
WASHINGTON - Immigration overhaul will stand as the most glaring failure in President Barack Obama's 7 ½-year effort to enact his vision of social change.
Despite two campaigns full of promises and multiple strategies, Obama imposed only incremental, largely temporary changes on the immigration system. He leaves behind a system still outdated and with some 11 million people living in the U.S. illegally.
Obama's legacy will be judged by a sometimes contradictory mix of policies. He protected roughly 730,000 young people, a generation of so-called Dreamers, who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.
His administration also aggressively enforced immigration laws - deporting more than 2.4 million people.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Police investigating string of similar robberies in Garden District area
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries urging boaters to stay safe ahead of...
Woman still searching for answers in mother's mysterious 2008 death
Storage facility's mistake caused disabled man's belongings to be thrown in the...
House struck by stray bullet after gunfire erupted on I-10
Southern baseball wins game one 21-2 over Alcorn
VIDEO: Former Saints and Tiger Devery Henderson talks about the difference between...
New NCAA rules tweak opens door for more SEC dominance
VIDEO: Devery Henderson Talk about Bluegrass Miracle and the Saints "Rebirth game"
VIDEO: Former Tigers and Saints receiver Devery Henderson talks with Corey Rholdon...