White House press secretary Jay Carney says President Barack Obama understands that he will not get everything he wants in a deficit reduction deal, but there are some lines he simply isn't willing to cross. (Dec. 13)
AshDeSlave: I watched the speech and thought it was pretty good. I don't know that he can actually make Mexico pay for a wall or if some sort of morality test is feasible but it was still a good speech covering other doable points. If I want people to stay in my home then I invite them and give them a key. Our country is our home and we have an immigration system which hands out keys to those who want to come here. Judging from these comments I have to ask: How does the support of people using the system to come legally make me and others like me a racist?