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A lesson for professor Obama
New York Post, by Editorial

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Posted By:MissMolly, 1/26/2013 5:11:06

President Obama’s “recess” appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were ruled unconstitutional yesterday by a three-judge panel from the federal Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit. The case is a major blow to Obama’s labor-friendly NLRB, and it reins in an executive power that Obama was using to pervert the intent of the Founders. Under the Constitution, the president can bypass the Senate’s advise-and-consent role only when it is in recess. But a day after the session began last year, Obama nonetheless named three members to the NLRB without hearings — claiming the body was technically in recess

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Country Boy, 1/26/2013 5:17:38     (No. 9140001)

Going to the Supremes? obama has his homeboy John Roberts there. Yawn.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 1/26/2013 5:31:49     (No. 9140007)

Raise your hand if you think Obama is envious of the "executive power" wielded by a Castro, a Gorbachev or a Mao.

That´s everybody, huh?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 1/26/2013 6:28:08     (No. 9140052)

There are judges out there that still love our nation. Roberts is not among them. Sadly, Roberts thinks he loves his country, but he might as well be our enemy.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: kanphil, 1/26/2013 7:46:50     (No. 9140128)

Obama knew these appointments were unlawful, he just doesn´t give a tinker´s dam.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: artman1746, 1/26/2013 8:44:45     (No. 9140217)

Obama´s definition of separation of powers is that since the Executive Branch is equal to the Judicial Branch then judges can´t tell him what to do.

This is why the Founders said that it was not enough to simply have a Constitution. What was most important was to elect men with honor and integrity having a genuine desire to preserve what they had begun. Thus Franklin warned that they had given us a Cobstitution "if we could keep it!".

Just where are you going to find THAT in Washington today? Certainly not in the Oval Office or the Democrat Party!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LAW428, 1/26/2013 9:56:19     (No. 9140310)

No, that´s a misquote. What Franklin was asked, as he was leaving the Convention, was whether we had a republic or a monarchy and he said, " a republic, if you can keep it."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Twinkle93, 1/26/2013 10:27:06     (No. 9140348)

O was an instructor not a professor. Also, he did not teach the Constitution but ways to subvert it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MattMusson, 1/26/2013 11:47:16     (No. 9140557)

THe gutless Supremes will not find against Obama. So, they will find some reason not to hear the case or dismiss it on a technicality.

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