Bill Clinton Says Obama Has Legal Authority For Executive Action On Immigration

Democratic National Convention: Day 2

Exactly. Well said Bill Clinton.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday noted that previous U.S. presidents have issued some type of executive order on immigration, suggesting his Democratic successor was on “pretty firm legal footing.” 

“As far as I can tell every president in the modern era has issued some executive orders affecting immigration, so I think it — I imagine he’s on pretty firm legal footing,” Clinton said at a gala celebrating the publication’s centennial. 

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Don’t forget to watch President Obama’s speech on #immigration tonight on WHLive, MSNBC, or CSPAN.

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