Sequester blamed for the release of a 'wave' of illegal aliens

Rick Moran
The New York Times is suddenly concerned about illegal immigrants. Or, at least they are faking concern now that a "wave" of illegals has been released to save money because of the sequester. What do they think constitutes a "wave?" Federal immigration officials have released hundreds of detainees from detention centers around the country in recent days in a highly unusual effort to save money as automatic budget cuts loom in Washington, officials said Tuesday. "Highly unusual," indeed. One would think the administration is doing its utmost to terrify the public about the sequester cuts. But they wouldn't do that, would they? But the decision angered many Republicans, including Representative Robert W. Goodlatte of Virginia, who said the releases were a political gambit by the Obama administration that undermined the continuing negotiations over comprehensive immigration reform and jeopardized public safety. "It's abhorrent that President Obama is releasing...(Read Full Post)

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