George Lopez Says Latinos Aren't "The Poster People of Illegal Immigration"

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George Lopez may be our resident jokester, but when it comes to talks of immigration reform, he takes it muy seriously!

Lopez sat down with HuffPost Live this week to talk Latinos and immigration policies in the U.S.

“The reform probably won’t come before [Obama] leaves,” Lopez told HuffPost Live host Josh Zepps, “and it's not necessarily a Latino thing."

"We're not the poster people of illegal immigration, there are people from all different countries all over the world.”

So why are Latinos so often associated with illegal immigration more so than any other group?

Watch Lopez give his response to that and more below:

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