Pelosi Defends Amnesty: ‘The Emancipation Proclamation Was an Exec. Order’
"Remember, President Lincoln said public sentiment is everything. So the public has to -- I wish the Republicans were at least [to] give the public a chance to listen to what the president is trying to do. And also, does the public know that emancipation proclamation was an executive order? People have to understand how presidents have made change in our country."