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Obama’s extreme use of
executive discretion

Washington Post, by George F. Will

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/19/2013 4:15:33 AM

“To contend that the obligation imposed on the president to see the laws faithfully executed implies a power to forbid their execution is a novel construction of the Constitution, and is entirely inadmissible.” — U.S. Supreme Court, 1838 Congressional Republicans’ long-simmering dismay about Barack Obama’s offenses against the separation of powers became acute when events compelled him to agree with them that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) could not be implemented as written. But even before he decreed alterations of key ACA provisions — delaying enforcement of certain requirements for health insurance and enforcement of employers’ coverage obligations — he had

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Gordon Mills, 12/19/2013 5:53:59 AM     (No. 9659750)

I refuse to give any serious consideration to someone who fails to refer to the abomination by its proper acronym, PPACA. It never was about patient protection.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bubby, 12/19/2013 6:59:11 AM     (No. 9659821)

The problem is that everyone in DC knows that obama is violating the Constitution and no one is willing to do anything about it. The msm and the Democrats hate the Constitution so they have no problem with what obama is doing and the Republicans are too spineless to even try to stop it. The Courts lead by SC Justice Roberts are more concerned about criticism from the msm than they are using the powers given to them in Article 3 of the Constitution.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 12/19/2013 8:52:59 AM     (No. 9659989)

George, you have used an excess of words to descibe the asshat´s actions but I admit you did manage to describe them.

However, you did not call for his impeachment, conviction, and removal from office. Why not?

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