Sen. Jeff Sessions, one of the leading opponents in Congress of illegal immigration, blasted President Obama Sunday for comments in which he appeared to condone non-citizen voting.
Obama made the comments Thursday in an interview with actress Gina Rodriguez.
“The interviewer proposed a radical and illegal action, which the president had a duty to condemn.”
“I am shocked that the president of the United States — who is the chief law enforcement officer for the nation and to whom all federal law enforcement officers report — failed to strongly and immediately object to a statement by an interviewer that unlawful immigrants can and should vote in U.S. elections,” Sessions (R-Ala.) said in a prepared statement. “The interviewer proposed a radical and illegal action, which the president had a duty to condemn.”
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