SOMETIMES living abroad leads one to lose perspective on the fine details of the American political debate. Sometimes it allows one to escape from the ridiculous echo chamber of the American political debate. I am not sure which of these phenomena I am currently experiencing, but it is definitely one or the other, because I find the widespread concern that Barack Obama's announcement of new immigration policies represents a dangerous move towards executive tyranny to be incomprehensible. The policies are just that: policies. Congress, should it so choose, can pass a law overriding them in favour of whatever alternative immigration policies it wants. Congress can also pass a law removing the president's authority to establish these sorts of immigration rules at all. The president, in his speech, openly invited Congress to overrule his policies by passing a law, as he...Continue reading Click here to read full news..