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Did The President Just Score With The Baptist Church?

Miss Mellie Wrote: Jun 17, 2012 1:27 PM
As a life-time over-fifty Southern Baptist, I want to say that Richard Land does NOT SPEAK for most Southern Baptists. First of all, the Southern Baptist Convention does NOT land down policy or anything for individual SB Churches. Each Church is autonomous. Richard Land speaks for Richard Land. He also wants to remove "Southern" from the name of our convention. He needs to SIT DOWN AND SHUT UP.
It allows for “immunity from deportation,” and for “work permits.”

It is not described as amnesty, but rather, as a “deferred action process” that allows for greater “discretion” with spending resources.

Say what you will about President Obama’s new policy on not deporting illegal immigrants – it’s politically motivated, it’s vaguely worded, and so forth. The fact is that this policy shift potentially scores points for the President on both the left and right sides of the political aisle, and most certainly has changed the dynamics of the presidential election.

Let’s start by examining some political realities. And...