Supreme Court upholds Texas case blocking Obama’s immigration order

June 23, 2016 6:14 PM

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The Supreme Court dealt President Obama’s order to allow the undocumented parents of American citizens or legal residents a death blow in a Texas case by a 4-4 tie.

Underscoring the significance of the ruling, a “disappointed” Obama himself went to the White House briefing room to repudiate it, saying that the court could not decide because it was not at full strength of nine justices. He blamed the Senate for failing to consider his Supreme Court nominee, Merr...

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