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The Supreme Court Is Poised to Strike
Down a Major Obama-Era Agency

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Posted By: MissMolly, 10/22/2019 4:53:42 AM

Last week, the Supreme Court agreed to hear what could end up being the most consequential case of the term — in a year where the justices are already taking up employment discrimination, the Second Amendment, abortion, DACA, school choice, and other issues of higher political salience. In Seila Law LLC v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Court will decide the constitutionality of an agency long criticized not just by the business community and free-market-oriented politicians but also by constitutional scholars who see major problems with its structure as a single-director agency seemingly unaccountable to the president or anyone else. The lawsuit was brought

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Reply 1 - Posted by: privateer 10/22/2019 7:02:13 AM (No. 214162)
And while we're at it, let's dump the Department of Edumacation and the Environazi Propaganda Agency.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: JackBurton 10/22/2019 7:23:52 AM (No. 214185)
I know what they did. We all do. They caused extra charges to be levied on consumers buying prepaid debit cards. They caused banks to raise everyone's credit card interest rates because they didn't like deadbeats being charged a rate that dissuaded them from being deadbeats. And when they were thru with that, they stuck their noses into every business they could stretch their charter to cover to cause more mayhem. Out with them.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 10/22/2019 7:49:14 AM (No. 214206)
Indeed, start with the Department of Education as a matter of high priority. And put an end to the command and control of our nation's indoctrination centers.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 10/22/2019 8:10:13 AM (No. 214231)
Less talk ...more action
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40 10/22/2019 8:12:57 AM (No. 214239)
Get rid of Dodd Frank while they are at it.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: JL80863 10/22/2019 8:19:58 AM (No. 214245)
I'd like to toss in the Department of Energy. Formed to reduce our dependence on foreign oil they never came close to accomplishing their mission. Billions of taxpayer dollars later we have over regulated appliances which don't work, headache inducing no-light bulbs and a bloated federal agency which missed the entire point of their existence in the first place. No word yet from the deep state as to who really solved the problem. US INDUSTRY! MAGA.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Franz 10/22/2019 8:57:43 AM (No. 214296)
I hope the Supreme Court has the good sense to eliminate this unconstitutional "bureau" completely. In the past, it has exercised dictatorial power answerable to nobody. It even tried to deny the President the right to appoint the new head of the bureau. If the Supreme Court tries to "fix" it instead of eliminating it, it will reassert itself as an unaccountable bureau answerable to no one.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 10/22/2019 9:00:03 AM (No. 214298)
Department of State, Defense, Treasury, Justice - - why do we need any of the others? Get rid of all of them - - All. Of. Them.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: udanja99 10/22/2019 9:38:08 AM (No. 214353)
Kill the agency and lay the blame on Fauxcahontas. Make the point that she designed abuse of power and totalitarianism into the agency and she would do the same with her presidency.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DVC 10/22/2019 10:33:05 AM (No. 214445)
Let's hope they just kill this bad idea, Lizzie Borden Warren's pet horror show.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: padiva 10/22/2019 11:27:05 AM (No. 214512)
It's a slush fund. It fines the businesses and gives the money to pet causes.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: felixcat 10/22/2019 11:31:48 AM (No. 214516)
Oh man, what will Mrs. Pretraus do now that she won't have her $175,000 a year job?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Strike3 10/22/2019 12:19:18 PM (No. 214551)
They also spawned the companies that allow people who get into overwhelming debt to be forgiven most of that debt so it can be paid by the people with good credit who are also forced to pay 18 percent on their cards to fill in the gaps. Nothing socialist about that. There should be an age restriction on credit cards of something like 50.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Omen55 10/22/2019 1:38:58 PM (No. 214613)
So imagine Lizzie gets the dem nom & while campaigning SCOTUS declares her pet project unconstitutional. She'll try to energize dem as to why she should win while Trump pounds dem as to why she should lose. "The Supreme Court says you're unconstitutional!" Thus painting her as such.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Wary American 10/22/2019 2:56:05 PM (No. 214659)
There is NO THING O'Barry did that was FOR AMERICA...NO THING. I cannot recall one thing IT did to benefit the USA.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 10/22/2019 4:00:38 PM (No. 214683)
When they do strike it down fully expect Fauxcahontas to go screeching down the warpath after having her most sacred cow gored.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: JimBob 10/22/2019 5:34:38 PM (No. 214732)
Did not follow what they did...... but I KNOW they spent a SH!T-POT of MONEY doing it!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DanvilleBill 10/22/2019 6:18:50 PM (No. 214755)
Watching Roberts.......
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