September 28, 2016
Fool Me Once . . .
Carol Platt Liebau
4/17/2012 11:26:21 AM - Carol Platt Liebau
Remember Candidate Obama, circa the 2008 campaign, ISO Latino votes?
promised to make immigration a "top priority."
In December 2010, the president assured Hispanics that immigration reform was still a top goal.
In September 2011,
he still insisted it was a "top priority" -- despite offering no plan for getting legislation through the Congress
Now, in the midst of his second presidential campaign -- deja vu all over again! --
President Obama is insisting that immigration reform is "something I care deeply about" and pledging to tackle it -- wait for it! -- in the first year of his
The hypocrisy is so rank, and the cynicism so obvious that
even the San Francisco chronicle blog notices.
One wonder whether President Obama's overt manipulation will work. You know the old saying: Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on