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
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
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
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
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
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
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?