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This is allegedly because there is no money in the government coffers to pay the ICE agents and the automatic budget cuts (the "sequester") goes into effect this Friday.
The response from the White House today is that we could expect an increase in terrorism and massive illegal immigration. Yeah that's right: reduce the number of illegal aliens in the country by increasing the number of illegal aliens in the country...
...and we'd better do it "or else".
Call it what you will, but I can't see how it's anything but blackmail on a national scale.
In a different time and a better reality, what Obama and Napolitano are doing would be an impeachable offense. But that was when there was the rule of law in America and not the rule of men.
Nothing good will come of this. It is an obscene dereliction of duty and forsaking of oaths of office. And there will be hell to pay. For the entire country.