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Obama Extends Bush 9/11 National Emergency

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posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 09:21 PM

Obama Extends Bush 9/11 National Emergency

U.S. President Barack Obama has extended the state of emergency put in place by President George W. Bush following the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act, 50 U.S.C. 1622(d), provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, prior to the anniversary date of its declaration, the President publishes in the Federal Register and transmits to the Congress a notice stating that the emergency is to continue.

President Obama says consistent with this provision, he has sent a notice to the Federal Register stating that the emergency declared with respect to the terrorist attacks on the United States of September 11, 2001, is to continue for an additional year.

He said the terrorist threat that led to President Bush declaring a national emergency on September 14, 2001 continues, and for this reason it is necessary to continue the national emergency in effect after September 14, 2009.

"Consistent with section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act, 50 U.S.C. 1622(d), I am continuing for 1 year the national emergency declared on September 14, 2001, in Proclamation 7463, with respect to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the continuing and immediate threat of further attacks on the United States," the President said.

The National Emergencies Act of 1976 eliminated or modified some statutory grants of emergency authority and required the President to declare formally the existence of a national emergency and to specify what statutory authority, activated by the declaration, would be used. It also provided Congress a means to countermand the President's declaration and the activated authority being sought.

In a paper prepared for Congress a specialist in American National Government, Harold C. Relyea, said Federal law provides a variety of powers for the President to use in response to crisis, exigency, or emergency circumstances threatening the nation.

Mr Relyea said when the President formally declares a national emergency, he may "seize property, organize and control the means of production, seize commodities, assign military forces abroad, institute martial law, seize and control all transportation and communication, regulate the operation of private enterprise, restrict travel, and, in a variety of ways, control the lives of United States citizens."

However he says there are limits and restraints upon the President in his exercise of emergency powers.

"With the exception of the habeas corpus clause, the Constitution makes no allowance for the suspension of any of its provisions during a national emergency. Disputes over the constitutionality or legality of the exercise of emergency powers are judicially reviewable. Indeed, both the judiciary and Congress, as co-equal branches, can restrain the executive regarding emergency powers. So can public opinion," he wrote.

Here ya go Kiddies... :shk:

They've once again renewed this "decree", that in way or another, has been in effect since April 15th 1861...

The Original Thirteenth Amendment

The US continues to be in a permanent state of national emergency since March 9, 1933, and possibly as far back as the Civil War...

The USA vs The US

On April 15, 1861, President Lincoln reconvened Congress under the Executive branch by proclamation (number 1): "I do hereby, in virtue of the power in me vested by the Constitution, convene both Houses of Congress."

Caesar (President) is now in full control even over the Senate (Congress).

A Presidential dictatorship has been imposed on U.S. citizens. The sad thing is, "Most American people do not realize it yet."

The corporate government created in 1871 will continue to exist as long as:

"state of war" or "emergency" exists (War on Drugs, War on Poverty, War on Terrorism, War on Iraq, etc.),

the President does not terminate "martial" or "emergency" powers by Executive Order or decree, or

the people do not resist submission and terminate by restoring lawful civil courts, processes and procedures under authority of the "inherent political powers" of the people.


The original Thirteenth Amendment (no title of nobility), approved by 13 of the 17 states March 12, 1819 and thereby ratified, is the last proper draft of a de jure Amendment but is not recognized by the corporate (de facto) UNITED STATES.

The original 13th Amendment prohibits "Esquires" (Attorneys) from holding positions of public office.

The Fourteenth Amendment for all intents and purposes does not exist. On March 28, 1861 Congress adjourned sine die and never has reconvened de jure.

Senate report 93-549 (1973)

Since March 9, 1933, the United States has been in a state of declared national emergency. In fact, there are now in effect four presidentially-proclaimed states of national emergency: In addition to the national emergency declared by President Roosevelt in 1933, there are also the national emergency proclaimed by President Truman on December 16, 1950, during the Korean conflict, and the states of national emergency declared by President Nixon on March 23, 1970, and August 15, 1971.

As long as these Jokers keep renewing this "Decree", we'll never get out of the messes they keep creating... :shk:

[edit on 9/10/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 09:25 PM
CHANGE we can deceive in! YAY!

And the war on terror was ``over``?

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss, as the song goes...

It's time for singing!

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 09:40 PM
reply to post by Vitchilo

The only problem with singing that song . . .

most were fooled again

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 09:46 PM
reply to post by Lemon.Fresh
Under the "guise" of a "National Service/Unity Day" they've done it to us yet again...

...And that Habeas Corpus clause...the Patriot Act took care of that...

As long as they keep passing this carp, year after year, our rights balance on a very thin wire, that can be cut at almost any minute...for almost any reason they deem necessary...

...And people will eat this up like Candy and think it's a good thing...

The Who indeed...

Hail Caesar !!!

[edit on 9/10/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 11:00 PM
Mentioned in other threads but well worth repeating. People's eyes glaze
over when you tell that were in a state of national emergency. "Oh you must be kidding" or "you can't belive everything you read on the internet" are typical responses. All I can say is THE SKY IS FALLING! THE SKY IS FALLING!!!!
My thread on this:

[edit on 10-9-2009 by Asktheanimals]

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 11:11 PM
reply to post by Hx3_1963

Excellent thread. I would lean towards "Breaking News" but someone will poo poo the source. S & F for you excellent find

posted on Sep, 10 2009 @ 11:21 PM
reply to post by Asktheanimals
I saw that thread and was next to last in replying before it died a noble death

Here's a similar thread I started...guess we're all at least attempting to get this info out eh?

The End of the American Republic: the Shadow Government is Born

[edit on 9/10/2009 by Hx3_1963]


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