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originally posted by: Phage
I don't see any order that begins anything. I see an EO ordering that departments write up "plans."
Imagine if the U.S. Constitution barred the EPA and Department of Education from existing
All union protections are dead, there are no more federal workplace safety standards, and even child-labor laws are struck down, along with a national minimum wage.
imagine...all are free to rip you off or poison you all they want
To add injury to insult, the federal government has to shut down Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, because all of these programs (along with food stamps, housing supports and any programs that help the middle class, the less fortunate or disabled) are “beyond the reach” of what the federal government can do.
If they can pull it off in the states, then Congress, the president and even the courts would have no say over it.
to permanently enshrine in the Constitution the “right” of corporations and billionaires to own politicians and spend unlimited monies to influence elections and ballot measures
The group leading the charge... is tied to Eric O'Keefe... who is friends with the Koch's.
originally posted by: angeldoll
As long as he "does no harm".
His first endeavor, healthcare, is already set to harm a great many people.
originally posted by: carewemust
Donald Trump has a history of making his personal businesses operate very efficiently.
originally posted by: Swills
a reply to: carewemust
This dude is addicted to EO's! Didn't conservatives and Trump criticize Obama's use of EO's?
originally posted by: Frith
This sounds like sweeping radical changes from an executive order. Something past presidents have been criticized over. Why this route rather than U.S. Congress that represents the American people?
From the comments here it seems many are just fine with this.