“Tyranny is defined as that which is legal for the government but illegal for the citizenry.”
― Thomas Jefferson
It's a practical decision, both structurally and politically. Too bad they can't apply the same practicalness to drug offenders.
This is an election year. This is the only time that money will flow from the USG to the lower classes of society. The party in power wants to remain in power so they can have another 3 years of unfettered theft. This is no different than all the Previous administrations, both Repugnacant and Democrap.
Regardless of which scumbag is elected, you will see 3 more years of pocket-lining if Romney wins and 4 more years if Obusha wins.
Welcome to America, land of the free lunch and home of the brave.
Now we have a POTUS who is doing it by fiat, by executive power. Without the authorization of congress. Big difference.
Ahh, don't you love the sound of GOP squealing in the morning?
The ghost of Jack Kevorkian for President's Physician: 2016
"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." - John Adams