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The Immigration Ploy

Paul5702 Wrote: Jun 19, 2012 4:43 AM
Hey sport, Reagan as YOU KNOW did implement an amnesty program for a certain number of illegals in '86.. it was proven to be an unmitigated disaster. BTW, take a gander at the SW USA's public education system test scores through the decades.. you know to include the, '16 to age 30' illegals. AZ, CA and NV rank 46th-48th nationally. CA was in the low-mid 20's nationwide in the 1980's. Though since '07 Latino's have been the majority demographic for CA teens and public school attendees, respectively. If you don't think this ahem, 'Progressive/ Illiberal (progressive.. the present-day definition is thee oxymoron) practice has effected said area - I recommend you go and splurge for the lobotomy to make it official..
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...