Tells pro-immigration heckler “I just took an action to change the law”
A frustrated President Obama told pro-immigration hecklers in Chicago Tuesday to “get the facts,” and pointed out that he had circumvented the Constitution to stop illegal immigrants being deported.
Obama, whose approval rating has fallen below 40 percent, close to an all time low, was responding to a heckler who interrupted his speech by shouting “You have been deporting families.”
“What you’re not paying attention to is the fact that I just took an action to change the law, so that’s point No. 1,” Obama responded.
“Point No. 2, the way the change in the law works is that we’re reprioritizing how we enforce our immigration laws generally.” he added.
“The point is that though I understand why you might have yelled at me a month ago, although I disagree with some of your characterizations, it doesn’t…
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