Navarrette: Barack Obama is doing the immigration two-stepPublished: Mar 4, 2013 9:00 am By: Ruben Navarette
"Last week, in a transparent attempt to turn the screws on Republicans demanding spending cuts, the DHS announced that -- because of budget constraints and the possibility of mandatory cuts due to sequestration -- it was releasing from custody several hundred illegal immigrants. At a White House briefing, press secretary Jay Carney assured reporters that those being released were "low-risk, non-criminal detainees."
In other words, the administration freed some of the very folks it wasn't supposed to have locked up in the first place."
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