The president has been long expected to make an announcement that would protect up to five million unauthorized immigrants from the threat of deportation and provide work permits.
Just a reminder, there is no such thing as “executive amnesty.” Obama does not have the power to such a thing. What the ‘leaked’ orders have shown is just rewording of current law and other non actions which amount to some statement of position.
If Obama attempts some illlegal executive order on amnesty then it has no force of law and no power.
What are the chances the Ferguson decision whether to indict will also be announced around the same time?