The White House released President Obama’s weekly address this morning, and he used Thanksgiving as an opportunity to continue to call for the U.S. to bring in thousands of Syrian refugees:
This Thanksgiving, President Obama is calling for Americans to lend a helping hand to another group of pilgrims fleeing persecution.
Nearly four centuries after the Mayflower set sail, the world is still full of pilgrims men and women who want nothing more than the chance for a safer, better future for themselves and their families, Obama said in his weekly address Thursday. What makes America America is that we offer that chance.
Team Obama probably didn’t think that one through, but we’re used to that:
We can’t wait to find out! OK, maybe we can.