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Fact Check—CNN´s Blitzer:
Sheriffs Can´t Defy Executive Orders

Breitbart Big Journalism, by Ken Klukowski

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Posted By:US Veteran, 2/4/2013 8:45:20 AM

Discussing gun control, CNN´s Wolf Blitzer on Friday told a Utah sheriff that if Barack Obama issues an executive order, that order is the law and the sheriff must obey. However, jurisprudence on this topic reveals exactly the opposite. As the head of the executive branch of the federal government, a president can issue executive orders only to employees of the federal government—and only regarding implementing federal laws or programs. A governor can likewise issue executive orders to employees of his state government regarding the laws or programs of that state.
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Reply 1 - Posted by: revdeppisch316, 2/4/2013 8:47:57 AM     (No. 9157051)

How often do we witness the ignorance of the media-- reflecting the ignorance of this president.

At least once or twice per newscast!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 2/4/2013 8:53:45 AM     (No. 9157064)

I am just positive that the sheriff immediately changed - NOT. We do have states´ rights and bammyflapears would do well to remember that if he had a brain. I hope we survive this reign of terror by this moron in the wh.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Polecat49, 2/4/2013 8:54:53 AM     (No. 9157071)

Poor, poor ole wolf. According to him and zero, " the truth ain´t what the truth really is, the ?truth? is what the h-ll we say it is".

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 2/4/2013 8:55:41 AM     (No. 9157074)

And Obama can´t defy the US Constitution.

But he does so connsistently.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/4/2013 9:07:52 AM     (No. 9157100)

Wolf needs a fact-check enema. DOMA was *Federal* law. OBAMA IGNORED IT. The ´work´ component of welfare was Federal law. OBAMA IGNORED IT. We had an inconvenient rule for immigration (inconvenient in that it didn´t facilitate more free voters), which - you guessed it - was Federal law. OBAMA IGNORED IT.

So here´s a reality check for Wolf - given the non-stop violation of Federal laws the clown in chief has committed on a full time basis since taking office...

Do you *really* think anybody in America takes either you Wolf - or Obama - seriously in discussions related to ´adherence to law´?

Yeah, well...good luck with that. Most of us would like to see your pal in the White House hauled up on charges...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bkt23, 2/4/2013 9:08:49 AM     (No. 9157102)

Many in the media are not ignorant. They´re liars, and they´re hoping their audience is ignorant.

Tell a lie often enough and it becomes truth.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 2/4/2013 9:32:32 AM     (No. 9157161)

Obama is Zod!

Kneel before Zod!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Ecclesiastes, 2/4/2013 10:03:54 AM     (No. 9157264)

Here´s the ugly truth:



The law is what is enforced, no more no less.



There is no law that says the law has to be enforced.



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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/4/2013 10:04:38 AM     (No. 9157271)

President´s can defy immigration laws, gun laws, appointment laws, treaties, election laws -- it´s a long list.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/4/2013 10:15:06 AM     (No. 9157306)

Blitzed, Executive Orders are only legal in Executive Agencies...and legally these Agencies cannot pass these Orders through their authority on to citizens of any type.

Anyone that thinks Executive Orders are law are totally wrong...sheeple will obviously not know the difference, to them Obie is King!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mustang flyer, 2/4/2013 10:21:02 AM     (No. 9157321)

I would LOVE to see Obama put his mandate on guns to the test in any Western State where elected Sheriffs´ uphold the State law...we would see a modern version of the power of the man with a star and the start of an open revolt of States...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 2/4/2013 10:26:37 AM     (No. 9157334)

#6 nailed it on the head. Wolfee likely knew exactly what he was doing although there is evidence that he is one of the truly dumb ones, like Katie Couric. Wonder what she´ll be throwing up today? One of the great fakes of all time.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: pindarjr, 2/4/2013 10:55:45 AM     (No. 9157406)

Mr. Blitzer, along with so many of his MSM colleagues, is a member of the newest farming profession -- sheeple herder.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/4/2013 12:29:33 PM     (No. 9157659)

i am neutral on Mr Blitzer and don´t watch CNN;
however, he and his equals are NOT journalists, they just read the teleprompter. Lucky they can even remember 1/10 of what they ´report´ every day. Note that the man USED TO BE a real reporter/journalist in his younger days.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: manitouman, 3/27/2013 10:06:48 AM     (No. 9246249)

I rarely watch the cable news sites only as I pass by them in public places. I´m always struck by how dumb these vehicles of propaganda are.

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