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Immigrants suspected of being in the U.S. illegally are transferred to be processed at the Tucson sector of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection headquarters in Arizona in 2016. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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Citizenship candidates wait for a naturalization ceremony to begin in downtown Manhattan on July 2, 2013 in New York City. U.S. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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Broward, Fla., Sheriff Scott Israel speaks to reporters after the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where 17 people were killed on February 15, 2018. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gather on Thursday in Parkland, Fla. Fourteen students and three staff members were killed in a shooting at the school on Wednesday. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie speaks at a news conference Thursday, as county Mayor Beam Furr (from left), Broward Sheriff Scott Israel, Gov. Rick Scott and FBI agent Robert Lasky look on. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Parents wait for news after a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday. Officials say 17 people were killed and a suspect is in custody. Joel Auerbach/AP hide caption

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