Originally Posted by houghtam
Selective enforcement has been around since day one. We're all about as complicit in that by your reasoning.
We're not talking about prosecutorial or administrative discretion here. We're talking
"Hey, companies, contributors, friends. I caught word that this law I signed mandates that you pay for certain things a certain way. I know that you don't like that. And I also know that there are midterm elections next year. Therefore, by my decree, you don't have to pay what the law says you do. Just do your own thing. Consumers can pick up the difference. Just try to remember us next November. Or else I might change my mind."