We have been told, again and again, that a big reason for Obama bypassing the entire history of American Law to award millions of illegals a legal status is that America needs talented and well educated immigrants. How many of the millions of illegals he has dubbed legal are literate in their own language, let alone PhDs, Engineers, Physicians, etc? OR Is it just demagoguery by a would be dictator? The other reason he gives is that he has lost patience with Congress. SO WHAT! This is the impulse of a dictator not a President. Presidents cannot bypass Congress on a whim to create law.
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WRONG! Reagan and Bush extended amnesty within the frame work of legislation passed by Congress and signed into law. Obama is making an imperial decree. The 2007 amnesty bill died, only certain elements supported it then and now.
Congress will pass a bill and in fact the president is asking them to. If it's determined this executive order is unconstitutional than the conservative Supreme Court will overturn it. We have checks & balances. We'll see if he broke the law.
In his own words he took this decision because Congress would not pass the bill he wanted,that is the position of a despot. The Supreme Court is the worst possible way to settle the separation of powers argument, unless the President is untrustworthy