The Republican Senate was buzzing with heated speeches against the president on Tuesday. There was Senator Bob Corker. Exiting Senator Jeff Flake. Even John McCain and Mitch McConnell got in on the act.
Meanwhile, President Trump received a little-noticed major victory from the Supreme Court, after months of obstruction in lower courts, over the “travel ban” that the commander-in-chief has every right to impose.
The Hill reported on the news:
The Supreme Court handed President Trump a victory Tuesday when it tossed out the remaining case challenging his earlier travel ban.
The court issued an order dismissing the lawsuit brought by the state of Hawaii challenging the 90-day travel ban on nationals from six majority-Muslim countries and the 120-day halt on the U.S. refugee resettlement program, claiming the case is now moot.
The 120-day temporary “travel ban” from immigrants and refugees that President Trump had attempted to have instated earlier has expired. The president has issued a review for 11 “high risk” nations to ensure that they meeting immigration regulations.
As The Guardian reported:
The 120-day window came to a close on Tuesday, prompting an announcement from the White House that essentially resumed the US refugee program but with enhanced security measures mirroring the “extreme vetting” Trump has called for since taking office.
The White House declined, however, to name the 11 countries that would be subject to a new 90-day review, saying only that applicants from those countries would be considered on a case-by-case basis.
The publication points out that immigration restrictions put in effect under the Obama administration at the end of 2016 had demanded higher-security screening of most adult male immigrants from Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Mali, North Korea, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.
It is not immediately clear if those will be the same nations impacted by the president’s next round of “extreme vetting” for immigrants and refugees.
President Trump was elected, in part, to make America safer. The Supreme Court just made it a little easier for the Commander-in-Chief to do his job.
DONATE TO BIZPAC REVIEW
Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!
- Denver sheriff defies ICE detainment request for illegal immigrant arrested in fatal hit-and-run - March 10, 2018
- Another porn star named in Stormy Daniels NDA and she accuses Trump of inappropriate ‘sexual touching’ - March 10, 2018
- Pardoned Navy sailor speaks out: Obama used me as scapegoat to take heat off Hillary Clinton - March 10, 2018
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.