Fri Nov 21, 2014 AT 7:50 AM EST
President Obama claims historical and legal precedent for his orders on illegal immigration, but even the New York Times reports the action affects “far more” than the actions of previous presidents and “is also a far more extensive reshaping of the nation’s immigration system.”
Thu Nov 20, 2014 AT 8:11 AM EST
Republican leaders in Congress have made “impeachment” a dirty word in the response to President Obama’s anticipated announcement on illegal immigration tonight, reports Politico. Fearing a backlash, Republican leaders are hoping to avoid even mention of the “I” word.
Wed Nov 19, 2014 AT 7:42 AM EST
Republicans searching for ways to stop President Obama on illegal immigration are diving deep into the Congressional playbook. House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers proposed “rescission” yesterday, a process by which Congress takes back money its already authorized, reports Fox News.