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Obama moves to impose his vision
of how we should live, Part One

Power Line, by Paul Mirengoff

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/27/2013 5:31:39 AM

As the end of the year approaches, we are waiting for the Obama administration to complete the process by which its rule on “affirmatively furthering fair housing” (AFFH) becomes embedded in the Code of Federal Regulations. In July, the Department of Housing and Urban Development issued its proposed AFFH rule for public comment. The rule was expected to be finalized this month. The AFFH rule is part of Obama’s attempt to dictate how we shall live. I’ve written about this phenomenon under the label of “regionalism” here (relying on Stanley Kurtz’s book Spreading The Wealth: How Obama Is Robbing The Suburbs

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/27/2013 6:31:38 AM     (No. 9669152)

One thing you can count on from liberals,if nothing else,is driving faster in the wrong direction.For the past 50 or so years they have been doing all sorts of project demonstration that have failed miserably.If you expect them to learn a lesson and change directions,you´re in for a very long wait.

Part of this willful destruction is just pure malice and spite on the people they hate and envy,mostly people who are self sufficient.

Under Obama,they´re trying their damnest to pull the rug out from people who fit this category.

In order for them to self validate this behavior,they come up with ruses,such as hating capitalism,while doing an unbridled practice of it themselves with government backing,of course.They´re not going to risk their own money on a stupid idea.. .

Conservatives get ahead by hard work and they want to disprove that theory as not being a viable idea..The way a liberal gets ahead is through being connected.I shudder to think how many current and past Obama sphere people have gotten cushy,high paid patronage jobs from the federal government.

These people are all loaded with malice and hate towards anything traditional America.

Anybody with have a brain knows what caused the mortgage meltdown.A sane society would look at the elements of it and dismantled those items. Oh no,not the left,the TARP bailout was peanuts compared to what they have up their sleeves on housing right now.

They´ve bastardized the meaning of the American Dream which used to be getting a starter job and working your way up the ladder on MERIT.They they simply consider having a house as the American dream now,whether you earned it or not.When someone can claim food stamps or unemployment to qualify for a house,something is very wrong.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 12/27/2013 6:57:26 AM     (No. 9669181)

I remember seeing this when it first came out and it made me sick. It continues to make me sick. Especially when I see what is happening to the homes given by Habitat.

DH and I moved from a condo into a new home in 1974 and I remember the cost to get the house put together, including sewing the draperies myself from sheets and pleater tape. For some reason, I also remember the cost to fill all the light receptacles, including new lamps, was $35. In 1974 money, I think that was a lot, and we were both working. Im just saying I don´t think people can afford to take care of a home when they are on government subsidies. A couple of homes here in our nice subdivision have been turned into rentals and you can tell the renters do not own a lawn mower and they are averse to pulling weeds.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Native Texan, 12/27/2013 7:43:02 AM     (No. 9669233)

Not surprised!! Banks are being forced to make loans to people who can not afford the homes they want to purchase.
Also everyone should see see two movies , 2016 and Allas Shrugged!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: craige, 12/27/2013 9:35:29 AM     (No. 9669374)

Hillary had the same idea, during the Clinton years.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/27/2013 11:19:55 AM     (No. 9669588)

The Feds want to use our money, which they have seized in the form of taxes, to strong arm us into forming communities which we don´t want to live in. It is time the States started refusing to allow so much money to the feds, and time the House started using its power of the purse to stop this idiocy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/27/2013 1:45:59 PM     (No. 9669811)

They will never have enough money to successfully reshuffle the USA suburban housing patterns in our life times unless they disband the US Armed Forces, good luck with that wishful thinking.

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