Day: May 14, 2011

Immigration As a Partisan Issue

Did you catch President Obama’s speech earlier this week in Texas, right on the border with Mexico? It was a particularly partisan speech in which he accused Republicans of being partisan. He claimed that the border was safer than ever, that the fence was virtually complete, and he found it especially opportune to “joke” about his detractors now wanting a moat with alligators. Hah, hah. Cartoonists have been quick to note that he was speaking to a very friendly audience… Read more »