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Immigration: The Latest Example of Obama's Unprecedented Power Grabs

Kermudjin Wrote: Jun 17, 2012 1:33 PM
To me, the Dems are playing a political game here, just as they did with African-Americans. Here's my take:
SalaciousCrumb Wrote: Jun 17, 2012 2:19 PM
Teabagger garbage in, garbage out.
13comments Wrote: Jun 17, 2012 1:37 PM
Hey, that's actually rational, and looks about right.
13comments Wrote: Jun 17, 2012 1:40 PM
The one thing that author doesn't understand is why we don't close the border, Capitalism. We love cheap labor.
In the wake of the 2010 midterm elections, Republicans were energized. Their perception was that President Obama, in his first two years in the Oval Office, shunned bipartisan cooperation and intentionally aggravated Republicans in an effort to get his progressive policies enacted into law. Now that the GOP had control of some small percentage of the federal government, Obama would have to at least attempt to reach across the aisle.

That's how the argument went. But the reality has fallen far short of that. The Obama Administration has decided that, instead of reforming laws that are on the books, they'd...