I see a lot of folks saying that Congress could de-fund this EO. It doesn't depend on federal funding, it's funded by fees.
Although some some
"The primary agency for implementing the President's new immigration executive order is the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS),” said House Appropriations Committee chairman Hal Rogers in a statement Thursday. “This agency is entirely self-funded through the fees it collects on various immigration applications. Congress does not appropriate funds for any of its operations, including the issuance of immigration status or work permits, with the exception of the "E-Verify" program. Therefore, the Appropriations process cannot be used to "de-fund" the agency.
Could Republicans 'Defund' Obama's Immigration Order? - NBC News
“I’m worried that I will be the last Republican president.” - George W. Bush
"If you can't stand the way this place is, Take yourself to higher places!"
Break, By Three days grace
Hilliary Clinton/Tim Kaine 2016
One of you will end up here next!
" If no one among us is capable of governing himself, then who among us has the capacity to govern someone else ? "
To assert that forgiveness of illegals from 5 years ago (and further back) does not harm those illegals from 4 years, 11 months and 300 days back, much less those that remain on a waiting list for that long is extremely dishonest. This is simply a toe in the water test for Obama; if its okey dokey to let 4 or 5 million get amnesty (permission to have entered legally) then why not every one of them? What ever happened to equal protection of the law? What of sterile (or gay) illegals that, by no fault of their own, have not been able to produce (anchor baby) offspring are caught?
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
authority completely separate from his prosecutorial discretion to not deport people and to allow the issuance of work permits.
Quo usque tandem abutere, Trump, patientia nostra?