POTUS the Sneak

Dismissed or rejected by Congress?  No problem.  Just effect the consequences of the would-be bill by memo to regulatory or enforcement agencies.  Cap-and-trade legislation, gun regulation, net neutrality legislation -- all dismissed or rejected by Congress. Undaunted, the Obama has used the EPA to try to effect carbon control, AFT to try to implement gun controls and FCC to try to effect net neutrality.   Now it is the DreamAct, twice rejected by Congress.  Just this last Friday the Obama administration issued a mandate to ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) to use "prosecutorial discretion" with regard to enforcing immigration laws.  According to Director Morton this means, "federal immigration officials do not have to deport illegal aliens if they are enrolled in any type of education program, if their family members have volunteered for U.S. military service, or even if they are pregnant or nursing."   Charles Krauthammer had sharp words...(Read Full Post)