Articles Tagged ‘Josseline’
Immigration (both legal and illegal) seems to be a popular topic for the publisher and editors of the LI Press and for many good reasons [“Crossing the Border,” April 22]. One important point should be made first and foremost. Odds are that at least half and more likely 75 to 80 percent of your readers who can point to three or more generations of Americans as ancestors probably have at least one who came here illegally.
Reportedly President Obama invited the Yankees for a White House ceremony [“Obama Welcomes Champion Yankees to White House,” April 26]. I am suspect of sports entering the political arena subject for White House news coverage.
Frankly, the passé antiquated tradition of presidents entertaining sports teams at the White House is outdated and no longer fit. Government leadership should not be part of the sports pages and celebrating a baseball victory is out of place at the White House spending tax dollars.