Congressmen Vow to ‘Cut the Purse’ for Obama Amnesty

As a lame-duck president threatens to create – by executive fiat – what could be the biggest illegal-alien amnesty program in U.S. history, members of Congress will have their intestinal fortitude put to the test.

They have limited options of how to stop a runaway president intent on operating outside the bounds of the Constitution, but they do have options.

To do nothing means allowing the institution of Congress to be essentially mocked.

“We need to publicly counter the president,” Rep. Mechele Bachmann, R-Minn., told WND Thursday. “He has no legal basis for an executive grant of amnesty. None.”

She described such a move as “a crass, politically motivated unconstitutional power grab.”

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