Comment by Jim Campbell, Citizen Journalist, Oath Keeper and Patriot.
Obama will have an easier time fitting into one of Michelle’s dresses or her jock strap than he will dodging the bullet on his illegal executive order in which he tried to implement amnesty for untold numbers of illegal aliens.
Only a true narcissist or someone with a death wish would try to get away with something so blatantly unconstitutional.
He has thrown down the gauntlet to the Republican Party and has advised him the road ahead until 2016 will not be a cake walk.
His goal is to take them down “The Long Green Mile.”
The Secretary of Homeland Security and the Counsel to the President directed the Justice Department to investigate whether the president had the authority to take contemplated actions with regard to illegal immigrants via executive order. In a letter dated 19 November, they found he did not. On 20 November, he did it anyway.
Josh Gerson for POLITICO (“White House releases immigration legal opinion“):
The most interesting aspect of the legal advice President Barack Obama got on the immigration executive action he announced Thursday night may be what lawyers told the president he could not or should not do.
A 33-page Justice Department legal opinion made public just hours before Obama spoke concluded that he doesn’t have the legal authority to offer broad deportation relief to parents of so-called Dreamers—people who came to the U.S. illegally as children and won a reprieve from deportation in a program known as DACA that Obama created in 2012.
“As it has been described to us, the proposed deferred action program for parents of DACA recipients would not be a permissible exercise of enforcement discretion,” Justice Department attorney Karl Thompson wrote in the Office of Legal Counsel opinion.
Entire article article below.