WASHINGTON, DC --(ENEWSPF)--June 23, 2016. Today, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky released the following statement after the Supreme Court deadlocked 4-4 on the President’s immigration actions:
“I am disappointed and angered that the Supreme Court deadlocked in today’s 4-4 decision on the President’s immigration actions. This reckless decision means that families and communities will continue to be ripped apart. Under 6 U.S. Code § 202, the Administration is charged with “establishing national immigration enforcement policies and priorities.” The President, like the 11 presidents before him, chose to use that legal authority. He acted to extend deportation . . .