Update: Undocumented immigrant activists call off hunger strike, sit-in

Update: After a six-day sit-in and hunger strike, young undocumented immigrants Javier Hernandez and Veronica Gomez left their brief home at the Obama For America headquarters at 5:20 p.m. today. As the National Immigrant Youth Alliance pushes plans to spread their call for an executive order from Obama to the national level, the two activists say they wanted to end their personal efforts to guarantee greater media attention for others.
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