We Trust Barack Obama
Trust in the administration is the foundation of the Schumer-Rubio bill.

From left: Senators Jeff Flake, Marco Rubio, John McCain, and Charles Schumer.


Mark Krikorian

We trust Barack Obama to make sure that all dangerous non-citizens taken into custody will be placed in detention pending their deportation, so that they will neither flee nor threaten their community.

We trust Barack Obama to ensure that no criminal aliens will be released for budgetary or political reasons.


We trust Barack Obama to doggedly fight any litigation aimed at stopping the bill’s various enforcement provisions after the amnesty goes into effect.

We trust Barack Obama to fill hundreds of new immigration-judge positions with men and women who will impartially and objectively balance the requirements and standards of the law and the intent of Congress with their compassion for immigrants.

We trust Barack Obama not to attack Republicans as soon as the bill is signed by blaming them for the restrictions placed on amnesty beneficiaries until they receive green cards.

We trust Barack Obama.

Don’t you?

— Mark Krikorian is executive director of the Center for Immigration Studies.