posted on Jul, 6 2012 @ 04:04 PM
Originally posted by Eurisko2012
reply to post by xuenchen
I'm 100% sure ObamaCare will be repealed early next year.
Then the - downsizing - of the federal government will begin.
And who is going to do that Obamney? Fat chance my man! One plastic man is not better than the other. Romney and Obama are just two sides of the same
Do you really think that the President should have the same power to interpret the law as the supreme court?
That said, President Obama has used "signing statements" hundreds of times to vitiate the meaning of statutes passed by Congress. In effect, he was
vetoing the bills he signs into law by asserting unilateral authority as commander-in-chief to bypass or set aside the laws he signs. For example, he
asserted that he had the power to ignore the McCain amendment against torture, to ignore the law that requires a warrant to spy on Americans, to
ignore the prohibition against indefinite detention of Americans without charges or trial, and to ignore the Geneva Conventions to which the US is
Maybe you are right, but do you really think that the President should have the same power to interpret the law as the supreme court?
What should really be at issue is the fact that you have elevated your presidents above the law, and although unlikely this is how every dictatorship
in history has come to pass.
It seems to me that high office in America is for sale to highest bidder, and that sir coupled with the above shows a dicatorship already exists in
Fascist America is a reality, and I say that it is only a matter of time before a fight is picked that will see war upon your shores! Defenseless Iraq
and Afghanistan are no measure of military might, and war with any super power will see the end of America as you know it!
For a moment consider that your best interests may not be a core concern of those who really rule America!
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