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4 Million Undocumented People in the U.S. Could Now Become Documented. Here’s How.

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Last night President Obama announced a new executive action on immigration that allows an estimated 4.4 million undocumented people in the U.S. (about 36% of the estimated 12 million current undocumented people) to become “documented.” How does it work? Let’s start with the basics. What does it mean to be “undocumented” and how does someone become “documented”? Being undocumented means not having

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