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The Immigration Ploy

J415 Wrote: Jun 19, 2012 1:35 PM
What would happen to the southern border if hispanics voted Republican?
Henry VIII Wrote: Jun 19, 2012 1:39 PM
It wouldn't matter. We still need to protect our borders; we still need to know who is in the country; we still need to severely trim entitlements...they are unfunded liabilities that is bankrupting this country.
President Obama's latest political ploy -- granting new "rights" out of thin air, by Executive Order, to illegal immigrants who claim that they were brought into the country when they were children -- is all too typical of his short-run approach to the country's long-run problems.

Whatever the merits or demerits of the Obama immigration policy, his Executive Order is good only as long as he remains president, which may be only a matter of months after this year's election.

People cannot plan their lives on the basis of laws that can suddenly appear, and then suddenly...