With all the hand-wringing in the news the past couple of days over
“It’s the nub of solving the immigration dilemma politically speaking.”
“If you say they can’t get a job when they come here, you’ll stop it.”
Holy Minuteman, Batman! Those quotes given to the Wall Street Journal are from uber-liberal Senator Chuck Schumer!! But he wasn’t talking about
Coinciding with Arizona’s effort to make people who are legally in America prove it with an ID, Schumer and Republican Senator Graham (I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Lindsey) have been working on a FEDERAL law to make people carry a National ID to prove they are legally in America.
Schumer’s card won’t just be a piece of paper with your name on it. Chucky has “census envy.” He’ll have you report a variety of personal information to the government to get your card, and it will be biometrically signed with your fingerprints or vein patterns from your hand. Vein patterns? Must be for skinny people.
And you can forget about illegal aliens being abused by scurrilous employers who give them jobs. Under Chuck’s plan it will be illegal to give out work without the card. Economic totalitarianism rocks!
So contemporary is Chuck and Lindsey’s work on ID cards with Arizona’s law on ID cards that they met with President Obama about the idea just last month.
I can understand
So last night I made the big bowl of popcorn to watch the fireworks against Chuck Schumer on TV.
I expected President Obama to call Schumer “misguided.” He only said it about
I expected Al Sharpton to point at Schumer and scream “raaaaaaaacist! He only did that to
I expected Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahoney to compare Chuck Schumer’s compelling people to carry ID papers to Nazi Germany. He only said it about
I think I see the pattern here – If a conservative proposes an immigration policy, it’s racist. If a liberal proposes the same policy, it’s not.