Lawmakers heading the Republican push for immigration reform blasted President Barack Obama on Thursday for failing to meet with federal law enforcement officials even as his administration meets with illegal immigrants.

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) and Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R., Va.) sent a letter to the president on Thursday expressing concern that the White House has so far failed to respond to requests for a sit-down from the National ICE Council, which represents more than 7,000 U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officers.

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