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How the House GOP lawsuit could
lead to more executive actions

Washington Examiner, by Susan Crabtree

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/25/2014 1:32:31 PM

A House lawsuit against President Obama over executive actions could have the ironic effect of causing him to take even more. Obama is responding to the House Republicans´ lawsuit challenging his executive-action end-runs around Congress by looking for more areas where he can take action unilaterally, said a White House official. “We certainly aren’t going to trim our sails,” White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer told reporters gathered for a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, adding that White House staff are currently on the hunt for more areas for Obama to issue executive actions. “If you’re looking for

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As if Barack Ceausescu Obama needs an excuse. I´m sick of leftists like Alan Colmes or the insufferable Bob Beckel always saying Bush issued more executive orders. Obviously, what is contained in those orders is more important than the number of them. Democrats would have already impeached Bush and thrown him in prison if he behaved like the lawless Marxist Obama.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mackrand, 7/25/2014 2:23:37 PM     (No. 9939988)

Rapidly becoming the most hated person in the history of our Nation.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 7/25/2014 2:44:11 PM     (No. 9940014)

Last week´s ruling of a three-judge D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Obamacare´s subsidies for states that did not set up exchanges, only to be followed by calls by the Administration for a full panel review and a contradictory ruling by the Fourth District Court, illustrates the futility of such lawsuits. Add to that the low probability that SCOTUS will throw out the entire law - at best their ruling will be most narrow - and the fact that this is not a matter for the courts in the first place - Congress has the powers of the purse and impeachment - and the idea of the lawsuit is not only folly: it is without Constitutional merit. If the Emperor simply ignores any ruling - which he probably will - then we are back to defunding and impeachment.

It is time for Boehner and company to stop these vein attempts at mollifying their base and to employ the remedies that the Framers provided. We are not fooled.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dman, 7/25/2014 2:45:57 PM     (No. 9940018)

vain attempts

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/25/2014 10:49:32 PM     (No. 9940521)

Someone is in charge of the money he gives away.

Will the real leader stand up ?

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