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LawPersonally, I find this offensive. My oldest son, a middle class white kid, would probably refute the assertion. Why “racialize” the issue?

I thought the job of the President

“Middle-class kids don’t get locked up for smoking pot, and poor kids do,” President Obama said. “And African-American kids and Latino kids are more likely to be poor and less likely to have the resources and the support to avoid unduly harsh penalties.” Read more …. 

I thought the President is supposed to enforce the law. The alternative is to change it.

“I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my Ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.”