A Reminder to Dreamers as your Amnesty Runs out

Rather than write a new post I'd like to copy and paste a post I wrote during my Godaddy exile that might have been missed: I have a message and a story for angry Democrat activist disappointed with the left on  DACA. Back in the days when I was writing alone on this blog by … Continue reading A Reminder to Dreamers as your Amnesty Runs out

Democrats Played the Old Campaign Finance Game Bluffed on DACA & Lost

Batman: No Joker, you're playing the wrong game, the old game. Tonight you're taking no hostages. Tonight I'm taking no prisoners. Batman The Dark Knight #3 1986 A very long time ago there was a "movement" to pass campaign finance reform. We were told that there was a groundswell for this, that the people wanted … Continue reading Democrats Played the Old Campaign Finance Game Bluffed on DACA & Lost

I was wrong on Trump and DACA

When I'm wrong I say I'm wrong. This particular mistake was one that I would kick myself for missing if I were more flexible. Instead, I'll simply call out my errors and try to set a more accurate perspective. I missed it completely on President Trump and DACA. It's arguably the first time I didn't … Continue reading I was wrong on Trump and DACA

Competing DACA Fantasies for GOP Elected Officials and Voters

K'Mtar: Freeze programme. You should have killed him when you had the chance. Lt Worf: Why did you not? Alexander: I don't know. K'Mtar: Look at him! He did not care that you showed him mercy. He was going to kill you. Worf: K'mtar, that is enough. K'Mtar: If this was real, he'd be dead … Continue reading Competing DACA Fantasies for GOP Elected Officials and Voters

Attach Obamacare Repeal to any DACA bill

This tweet via Instapundit is the understatement of the century: If GOP congress fixes DACA but doesn't repeal/replace Obamacare... hoo boy. Big chunk of GOP voters are going to be mad as hell. https://t.co/DTMBOekYty— Mark Hemingway (@Heminator) September 4, 2017 The sudden about face of the GOP on this is yet another betrayal of their … Continue reading Attach Obamacare Repeal to any DACA bill

#Irony Overload from NY’s Governor on DACA

This tweet from governor Cuomo of NY: New York will not demonize diversity. We will not stand by as 42,000 NYers are deported. If President Trump rescinds #DACA, we will sue. — Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) September 4, 2017 is unintentionally hilarious for two reasons. #1 You can't make NYers obey the law, that's illegal! Cuomo … Continue reading #Irony Overload from NY’s Governor on DACA

Trump to end DACA the right way for the right reasons

Reports are coming in from Politico that President Trump will announce a six-month delayed end to the controversial Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA. The executive order signed by President Obama allowed children brought illegally into the country to apply for work permits. It was universally loved by Democrats and reluctantly protected by a … Continue reading Trump to end DACA the right way for the right reasons

Letting DACA lapse would be the President’s best move so far

Rumors are flying that President Trump could announce the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), allowing one of his predecessor's most egregious examples of overreach to fade away into oblivion. This spring, the President indicated that he may keep parts of the executive order because he has a "big heart." It caused … Continue reading Letting DACA lapse would be the President’s best move so far

Up next: A mercenary army?

First, a definition: mercenary [mur-suh-ner-ee] adjective 1. working or acting merely for money or other reward; venal. 2. hired to serve in a foreign army, guerrilla organization, etc. noun, plural mercenaries. 3. a professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army. I have been blogging for years on the current administration's dereliction of their … Continue reading Up next: A mercenary army?