by Tony Best, August 14th, 09
TO ANY BAJAN either living illegally in the United States or hoping to be joined by a close relative, President Barack Obama's words were like sweet music to the ears.
"I think the American people want fairness. And we can create a system in which you have strong border security and an orderly process for people to come in," was the way Obama put it at a news conference attended by the leaders of Mexico, Felipe Calderon, and the Prime Minister of Canada, Stephen Harper.
"But we're also giving an opportunity for those who are already in the United Sates to be able to achieve a pathway to citizenship so they don't have to live in the shadows," he added. Read full article