The Obama administration, and an attempt to look like he is willing to cut spending, plans to end federal payments to states and communities for jailing illegal immigrants. Specifically, President Barack Obama asked Congress to end the State Alien Criminal Assistance Program. This will end the program that reimburses states and counties for holding illegal immigrants who have at least one felony and two misdemeanor convictions.
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