“Immigration enforcement is not a political issue – it is an important national security issue that requires clear direction,” said Lankford. “Our ICE and DHS families face tremendous pressure; comments like this create more confusion and stress about their responsibilities. Federal law enforcement officials should not constantly second-guess their task as they face dangerous split-second decisions every day. Despite no response from the White House, we will continue to press this matter.”
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“We know President Obama’s actions are unconstitutional. Conservative and liberal legal scholars have said these actions are unconstitutional. President Obama said himself 22 times that he couldn’t do what he did. And the only federal judge to rule on his actions said that what he did was wrong. But Democrats in the Senate put President Obama’s actions ahead of national security and the will of the people.
Obama’s grand scheme of training “moderate” Muslim rebels to overthrow the government of Bashar Assad in Syria has gone terribly wrong for millions in the Middle East. One of the key “moderate” groups being trained by CIA operatives has just decided to join ISIS and its fight to destroy the Syrian government and establish an Islamic Caliphate
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks before a joint session of Congress today at 11 a.m. EST. Watch it on TV or online. At least 50 Democrats and all members of the Obama Administration are boycotting the speech – acting like petulant teenagers
This week, the Heritage Foundation released a new study describing how the U.S. military has been decimated by sequestration under this Administration, and assessing three out of four of the U.S. military services as “marginal” in strength and readiness. As has been said before, the most expensive thing in the world is a cheap Army and Navy.
“We write you today to thank you for standing firm and forcing the Senate to act on a Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill that stops President Obama’s unlawful executive actions on immigration. The House of Representatives continues to reflect the will and sentiment of the majority of Americans by combatting the President’s executive overreach.”
A Rasmussen poll of likely voters in the next election shows that 43% of Democrats think Obama should be free to ignore court decisions if he disagrees with them. This compares to 81% of Republicans who think Obama must obey court decisions that go against his agenda. Sixty-seven percent of unaffiliated voters think Obama should obey court decisions.
To quote a Nebraskan the other day: It’s like the President has never even bought a used car before – and now he’s negotiating nukes with the world’s most dangerous nation. This isn’t negotiating; this is getting your lunch money taken in an alley. We are going to look back on this as a watershed moment for American foreign policy.
Obama claims, without any evidence, that “Efforts to counter violent extremism will only succeed if citizens can address legitimate grievances through the democratic process and express themselves through strong civil societies.” What “legitimate grievances” could these butchers possibly have as they rape women and girls, sell others into slavery?
Sen. Cruz: Court Decision Major Victory For Rule Of Law, Senate Democrats Should Look Hard At This RulingFeb 18th, 2015 | By fyork
This is a major victory for the rule of law; the District Court’s ruling states that President Obama must now stop implementing these policies in ‘any and all aspects.’ Last summer we saw a humanitarian crisis on our southern border that was a direct consequence of Obama’s previous amnesty. Republicans are now standing together to try to ensure that it never happens again.