USCIS Official: Obama ‘Absolutely’ Headed Towards Executive Amnesty

Breitbart — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services agents are often kept in the dark about decisions by the agency’s top brass, but the president of its employee union says the writing on the wall: Obama is headed toward issuing a major executive amnesty. “Absolutely this is what they must be doing,” Kenneth Palinkas president of the National Citizenship and Immigration Services Council, said in an interview with Breitbart News Thursday when asked if a recent USCIS solicitation seeking material for millions of new immigrant documents indicates that the Obama administration is laying the groundwork to move forward with plans to grant legal status to millions of illegal immigrants. “Absolutely, no doubt,” added Palinkas, who has been outspoken in his opposition to the Senate immigration bill and amnesty. This week Breitbart News reported U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has issued a solicitation for contractors that can supply the materials necessary for a “surge” of millions of Permanent Residency Cards (PRC) and Employment Authorization Documentation (EAD) “to support possible future immigration reform initiative requirements.” A number of lawmakers have said that such a solicitation could foreshadow Obama’s executive amnesty, and while the White House has attempted to laugh off such implications. Palinkas told Breitbart that he has seen additional cues that also might point in that direction. [Read More]