Jun 15, 2012 2:09 PM
(MSNBC) - President Obama delivered remarks about his administration's decision to stop deporting younger illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and have since led law-abiding lives. Instead, under the new policy, the administration would begin granting work permits.
The election-year initiative addresses a top priority of an influential Latino electorate that has been vocal in its opposition to administration deportation policies.
Watch raw video of his speech on the MSNBC.com media player below: