posted on Mar, 24 2009 @ 11:11 PM
We should be very, very wary of the unprecedented powers being given to the Secretary of the Treasury.
Now, notwithstanding my own misgivings about him as a person, even if Mr. Geitner were an Angel, he would be subject to the massive temptation that
that kind of power brings. Having already shown himself to be on a close leash and tether to the Obama plan, and having shown his own fiscal
unreliability, I have strong and deep reservations about what this man's legacy will be.
Please also realize the drastic powers that have been sustained in the Department of Homeland Security under Ms. Napolitano. There has been no
Yes, Bush significantly consolidated power in the Executive. Now, without losing a shred of that power, Obama has increased it tenfold through his
expansions of domestic and financial programs.
Are we the only ones who see the handwriting on the wall? And when is someone going to do something about this? (And its only been about 65 days...)