Thu 20 Nov, 2014 01:16 pm - [quote]Why? because the networks did not provide Mr. Obama the coverage provided to Mr. Bush when he made a related immigration announcement. [/quote]
That's just silly.
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 01:14 pm - [quote]but it surely looks like the Executive is usurping the Legislative right to pass laws[/quote]
That's how executive orders have always worked, since the days George Washington. And... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 11:57 am - I happen to be a white person (just not an angry white person).
Executive orders are clearly constitutional. The idea that this is unconstitutional depends on the idea that people crossing the... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 11:47 am - Interesting. So the people from Kansas towns are important. But the "women of Niger" aren't important. I wonder what the difference is between these two groups?
I am curious... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 11:37 am - Well Coldjoint, you and I are unquestionably on different sides of this issue. And that is fine. I don't want to get into a yelling match with you.
On this thread I am more interested in... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 10:04 am - I don't know what you mean by safety net. A fertility rate of under 2 means that the population is decreasing. Countries with very low fertility rates and no immigration are having problems.... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 09:25 am - Michelle Bachmann never disappoints. She is already being widely reported as saying that this policy will increase the number of "illeterate" foreign-born Democratic voters. She has never... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 09:03 am - Tonight Obama will put into effect executive orders to change immigration policy and deal with part of the immigration mess. He will announce the details of his plan tonight, but everyone knows it... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 08:47 am - [quote]That's 1/3 the population density of Manhattan.
Across an area the size of Texas? Horrors...[/quote]
I think you are making Gunga's point. The people in Manhattan have 3 times... (view)
Thu 20 Nov, 2014 08:42 am - Hawkeye,
Aren't you against Obamacare?
If the government mandated that you got a vasectomy you would be OK with that. You wouldn't feel that that would be an intrusion on your... (view)