With a stroke of his pen President Hope and Change erased much of America

Summary:  A series of Executive Orders during the past century has slowly expanded the authority of the Executive Branch.  Now President Hope and Change takes a large step forward toward a new order, issuing a blueprint for tyranny.  Don't worry, it will be implemented slowly.  One cannot boil a frog slowly (it jumps out), but one … Continue reading With a stroke of his pen President Hope and Change erased much of America

President Obama celebrates 9-11 by renewing his Emergency War Powers

Summary:   That radical leftist anarchist President Obama has extended our National Emergency into its 10th and 11th years.  How appropriate that he does so on the anniversary of 9-11.  For the US government, 9-11 was the gift that keeps on giving.   With the collapse of the USSR, DoD faced hard times -- as did the … Continue reading President Obama celebrates 9-11 by renewing his Emergency War Powers

The President’s big stick (domestic): his National Emergency Powers

Summary:  There has been too much nonsense written about this important subject.  For the real story let's look at the Congressional Research Service report "National Emergency Powers", updated 30 August 2007. This discusses the law (which Presidents have too often ignored, a separate problem), and the many (470) grants of emergency power Congress has given … Continue reading The President’s big stick (domestic): his National Emergency Powers