Category Archive: John Semmens

Judge Says President’s Executive Action on Immigration Unconstitutional

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News Judge Arthur Schwab of the Western District of Pennsylvania ruled that portions of President Obama’s unilateral action on illegal immigrants violate the US Constitution’s… Continue reading

Cromnibus Puts Taxpayers on Hook for Bank Losses

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News The House-passed $1.1 trillion Continuing Resolution contains a clause that exposes taxpayers to a potential $300 trillion liability for bank losses in derivatives trading.… Continue reading

Obama Takes the Fifth

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News The Obama Administration defied a court order to turn over documents the IRS illegally shared with the White House in its political vendetta against… Continue reading

Obama Contends He Has Shown Restraint on Immigration

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News President Obama characterized GOP critics of his Executive Order granting new rights to illegal immigrants as “excessively whiny. I’ve been really quite restrained compared… Continue reading

President’s Usurpation of Legislative Authority Hailed by Democrats

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News President Obama’s decision to enact immigration reform legislation that Congress has refused to enact inspired some lavish praise from fellow Democrats. House Minority Leader… Continue reading

Democrats Disagree over Executive Order for Amnesty

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev) is crosswise with President Obama over the proper sequence of events regarding amnesty for illegal immigrants. “I… Continue reading

President Ready to Use Executive Action for Amnesty

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News Though he did leave open the option of signing an amnesty bill passed by Congress, President Obama vowed to “go it alone if they… Continue reading

Amnesty Needed for ‘Shared Prosperity’

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News Labor Secretary Thomas Perez reassured the National Press Club that amnesty for illegal immigrants will be forthcoming after the mid-term elections. “Right now, it… Continue reading

Troops Being Deployed to Ebola Zone Get Skimpy Training

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News The U.S. troops President Obama has ordered into West Africa to help in the battle against Ebola are receiving a scant 4 hours of… Continue reading

Former Obama Press Secretary Says GOP Unfairly Exploiting Administration’s Failures

By John Semmens – Semi-News — A Satirical Look at Recent News The incoherence of President Obama’s foreign policy and the cascade of domestic policy scandals are being unfairly exploited for political gain according to former… Continue reading