White House wants delay in DOD immigration plan

Immigrant children who come into the U.S. alone are housed in shelters like this one in Harlingen, Texas which is licensed to hold up to 290. Some 60,000 children and teens are expected to be caught in the U.S. illegally without a parent or a guardian this year. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson)WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has asked the Department of Defense to delay a plan that would allow some immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally as children to obtain a limited path to citizenship by serving in the military.

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