If you are extremely upset about tonight’s unexpected (and curiously circumscribed*) immigration speech by Barack Obama, may I suggest doing something practical about it?
Step 1: don't approve Loretta Lynch as AG. Just because
— Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) November 21, 2014
I mean, I’m an immigration squish, have been one for years, and if I thought that Barack Obama could be trusted I might be inclined to take this deal. But even I know the famous line that the first step in teaching a jackass is to get the jackass’s attention.
*This was a more subtle pander to Hispanic voters than it looks. At some point, the implications of that five-year cutoff are going to sink in among progressive activists, most of whom tell themselves stories every night about how mass legalization will save them from demographic doom…